Inflation Surging amid Tight Labor Market

The surge in inflation over the past few months is coinciding with a rise in U.S. job openings, which are 25% higher than during the last economic expansion.

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Erik Norland is Executive Director and Senior Economist of CME Group. He is responsible for generating economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on CME Group and the company’s business strategy, and upon those who trade in its various markets. He is also one of CME Group’s spokespeople on global economic, financial and geopolitical conditions.

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