Rising Prices and the Big Trade-Off
Inflation. Dormant for many years, it has returned with a vengeance—fed by pandemic-related challenges and easy-money policies. Inflation may end up as a temporary condition or a longer-lasting issue, but in either case it’s top of mind for many investors today.
We tackle inflation in the first of the Disruptor Series by AllianceBernstein.
Inflation Roundtable: Watch our virtual inflation roundtable, Rising Prices and the Big Tradeoff: Inflation Protection vs. Market Participation.
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AB’s Director of Developed Market Research provides a detailed economic view of what’s driving inflation today and what to expect in the future.
Given the dominance of inflation in today’s capital markets discussion, AB’s market strategist evaluates the effectiveness of inflation protection options.
Investors are dusting off their inflation-fighting playbooks, but protecting against inflation isn’t free. That requires assessing a critical trade-off: inflation-protecting ability versus opportunity cost.