Archive for March 7th, 2022

Deeper Analysis

Inflation Has Spiked, But Nobody Is to Blame

March 7, 2022

When something goes wrong economically, it’s natural to find fault in political leadership, and oftentimes mistaken policies are culpable. The Covid pandemic presented challenges not seen in a century, and there were no accurate, comprehensive, and reliably useful data to predict either the evolution of the pandemic or exactly how economies would respond to public […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Commodity Prices Soar

March 7, 2022

The prices of WTI oil and wheat — the two main exports of Ukraine and Russia — have posted overnight jumps of 6.2% and 7% as Nato allies are reportedly considering an embargo on imports of Russian energy. Gold briefly poked above $2000 per ounce overnight for the first time in a year and a […] More