Inflation in the United States is a reality. Last year, prices rose at a rate not recorded in four decades, and mismatches in the value of goods began to be observed in everyday life. Although for Argentina this phenomenon has become a common currency from 1944 until now-with only two armistice between -, for US citizens is it new-and temporary?- Reality.
In recent days, the ticket has gone viral for a restaurant chain in Texas, which has revealed one of the biggest problems currently threatening the United States. In the summary of the purchase is detailed, in addition to the food consumed, A two-dollar surcharge for”temporary inflation”.” Before adjusting the prices of the entire menu, from the local gastronomy prefer to clarify it This “extra” will pass over time.
“I looked for dinner for my six-year-old son. Obviously, I ordered at the bar and had a drink while I waited, dad’s standard move. Temporary inflation fee: 2 USD. What!?He quotes the tweet of a financial analyst who has sparked controversy on the social network.
The last inflation figure in the United States was known two weeks ago. In January, the figure rose to 7.5% year-on-year, A number not observed in the last 40 years. “American inflation, To A prioriIt seems to be temporary due to the effects of high oil. The problem is that core inflation is also starting to accelerate and months ago comes above the Fed’s target, which is 2%, although it allows deviations. Last time Core It was 6% year-on-year, a more serious figure, and eight months ago it was above 4%”, noted Juan Ignacio paolici, economist at Imperia consulting.
He already said it. The Washington Post In one of its columns: “Worry about inflation…
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