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Why is inflation so high and will it stay that way? An economist explains

The rise in inflation is being largely driven by post-pandemic demand and the war in Ukraine. Image: Frank Busch/Unsplash

Gayle Markovitz

Business Editor, World Economic Forum

Natalie Marchant

Freelance Writer, Editor, World Economic Forum

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Paul Donovan, Chief Economist, UBS

Ivan Bonderenko and his grandsons Marat and Renat push a bale of hay in the village of Yakovlivka, outside Kharkiv, after it was attacked in an aerial bombardment as Russia's attack on Ukraine continues, April 2, 2022. REUTERS/Thomas Peter    SEARCH
The war in Ukraine has disrupted global supplies of commodities such as wheat. Image: Reuters/Thomas Peter
Paul Donovan, Chief Economist, UBS

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