This article picked by a teacher with suggested questions is part of the Financial Times free schools access programme. Details/registration here.

Read our full range of US High School economics picks here.

Specification:

  • Inflation

Click to read the article below and then answer the questions:

Global inflation tracker: see how your country compares on rising prices

  • What percentage of firms adjust their prices more than once a year? How does that percentage compare to 2019?

  • Do producers raise and lower prices at the same frequency? Why?

  • What data would you want to see to be sure that an inflationary period was over?

Ariel Slonim at MRU Econinbox

Copyright The Financial Times Limited 2024. All rights reserved.
Reuse this content (opens in new window) CommentsJump to comments section

Follow the topics in this article

Comments

Comments have not been enabled for this article.