Danmarks Nationalbank, the Danish central bank, recently published a paper exploring the forces behind the high level of inflation prevailing in the US, the euro area and Denmark since 2021.
Danske Bank’s chief economist, Las Olsen, has therefore invited the Danish central bank’s head of economics and monetary policy, Thomas Harr, to talk about inflation and what we can expect in the near future. You can watch them discuss inflation and its likely trajectory here:
Inflation: Why so high, and what will drive it going forward?
Having risen strongly since the start of 2021, inflation in 2022 reached levels not seen since the 1980s. Now seemingly heading in the right direction at last, what caused the surge, and what will likely drive inflation going forward? Our chief economist, Las Olsen, has been in discussion with the head of economics and monetary policy at Danmarks Nationalbank.