IMF to issue downbeat outlook as spectre of stagflation looms

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Does anyone have any information about other recent articles talking about stagflation? I’m wondering how the narrative is changing. Up until this point, every article I’ve read has always repeated that inflation was transitory. This is the first article I’ve read that stated what some of us have been saying for a while: >With supply shortages set to persist well into next year as the coronavirus Delta variant prevents a return to relative normality, a period of stagflation – stagnant growth and high inflation, reminiscent of the 1970s – could be on the cards. Any guesses when or if The Fed will start to use the S Word?

XiKeqiang

The article claims stagflation was slow growth but high inflation. Wikipedia calls stagflation low growth, high unemployment, and high inflation. Does anybody else call stagflation without the high unemployment? Seems weird to ignore that chunk of it.

fromks