Speculation about inflation is increasing as geopolitical tensions disrupt the production and supply of oil. As a result, gas prices have risen dramatically, shooting up $1.02 to $3.87 for regular unleaded from $2.85 a year ago. Since prices at the pump are highly visible and have an immediate and direct impact on consumers, people are wondering whether inflation—if it is present—is transitory or is settling in for the long haul.
Below is a video presentation by Sean Simko, Head of SEI’s Fixed Income Portfolio Management team discussing the most current thinking.
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