Questions about inflation, questions about the queen
Sep 14, 2022
Episode 752

Questions about inflation, questions about the queen

Plus, what Goldilocks and New Zealand have to do with it.

Inflation is still high (sigh), which means the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates again next week. One listener is wondering why the Fed has pursued incremental rate hikes as opposed to one jumbo increase. We’ve got answers! Plus, why is the Fed’s inflation target 2% anyway, and what does it have to do with New Zealand? Then, questions about the queen, the Commonwealth and currency!

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