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Dr. Martha Olney: Inflation

Dr. Martha Olney, from the University of California, Berkeley, will be available for interviews on June 30, from 1:30-3 p.m. ET.

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Interview opportunity available: 

Thursday, June 30th, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. ET

U.S. consumer prices are rising at the fastest rate in four decades.

Available expert:

Dr. Martha Olney is a teaching professor of economics at the University of California, Berkeley. She can discuss topics including:

  • Factors contributing to rising prices;
  • How research on previous periods of high inflation can help us understand what is happening now;
  • What can slow inflation, and when consumers may see relief; and
  • Why curbing inflation can harm the economy in other ways, and whether it is possible to stabilize prices without causing a recession.

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