Inflation hits women hard: ‘There is a clear link between financially stressed people and poor mental health’

The pandemic came first, then inflation. Americans already Concerned by the price hike. However, experts say that women feel it more acutely. A combination of factors — including the gender imbalance in homework and financial insecurity caused by the pandemic and exacerbated by increased childcare costs — all affect women’s mental health. “There is a … Read more

Italy’s economy enters choppy waters – POLITICO

Click play to listen to this article Smooth sailing in Italy is about to end. A combination of factors – the ‘Super Mario’ brand of its prime minister, negative interest rates and the opportunity to spend nearly €200 billion in the EU refund money It means that the third-largest economy in the European Union was … Read more

Has corporate greed increased inflation? He’s not the biggest culprit

Washington (AFP) – Outraged by price hikes at the gas station and supermarket, many consumers feel they know just where to blame: on greedy companies that are relentlessly raising prices and making profits. In response to that sentiment, last month the Democratic-led House of Representatives passed a party line vote — most Democrats in favor, … Read more

Recession defies inflation as stock and bond investors’ biggest fear

It’s easy to want to walk away from coverage given the carnage seen this year in stocks and bonds, especially with the Fed’s pledge of wages. Unconditional A battle against high inflation. While inflation, which has reached its highest level in 40 years, is still near the top of many investors’ list of concerns, another … Read more

The return of stagflation can be prevented with smart policy – POLITICO

Joachim Nagel is Chairman of the Deutsche Bundesbank. Flashy background, corduroy flares, long sideburns, disco and punk. The 1970s were a tumultuous “in your face” decade. And for many, this decade is still a magnet. Revivals come again and again, both in fashion and music. Economically, the 1970s were a difficult decade, plagued by two … Read more

Mortgage rates are rising again, driving more buyers out of the housing market

Mortgage rates keep rising like the Federal Reserve It seeks to tame impractical inflation. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 5.81% in the week ending June 23, up from 5.78% the week before, according to Freddie Mac. This time last year, rates averaged 3.02%, and the last time rates were this high was in the winter … Read more

Inflation and economic recession fears frighten Americans of retirement age

We freak out. a alcohol marketsink 401(k) plans, and high inflation Americans are rightly afraid—especially those who are of retirement age or on the verge of retirement. “When you hear the blues and the gloom, you feel sad and gloomy,” said Jo Sol Sahee, a former financial advisor and co-host ofBenjamins Stacking Podcast’” told The … Read more

Fed Chairman Powell faces mounting criticism over inflation slips

Washington (AFP) – Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has won praise for his shrewd leadership during the downward spiral of a pandemic recession. With threats to the US economy mounting, though, Powell increasingly shocked Fed watchers as being far less confident. Inflation proved to be higher and more stable What he or the Fed’s economists … Read more

Former US ambassador says raising tariffs on China can lower inflation

Former US ambassador David Adelman said removing tariffs on imported Chinese goods would strip 1% of US inflation over time and restore confidence in the economy, which could help President Joe Biden at the ballot box. “Inflation will be the number one issue in the November US midterm elections,” Adelman told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on … Read more

Singapore imports 90% of its food – how does it deal with inflation?

A rooftop farm in Singapore on May 27, 2020. The small island nation lacks natural resources and imports more than 90% of its food from more than 170 countries and territories. Lauren Isaac | Bloomberg | Getty Images Singapore is known for its wide variety of street foods and local cuisine, but many may not … Read more