Dennis Jansen Interviewed by The Eagle on Inflation

Jan 06, 2022
Summary: Dennis Jansen was quoted in an article that ran in The Eagle newspaper on Sunday, December 26, 2021 on the state of the local economy, employment and unemployment, as well as inflation.

As the local economy continues its recovery, businesses are suffering through hiring difficulties, rising costs and supply shortages. Consumers are paying higher prices.

“Gasoline prices are up even more than overall energy prices,” said Dennis Jansen, executive director for the Private Enterprise Research Center. “Natural gas prices are up, but not quite as much. Energy prices are a big component and one of the bigger increases that has led to the increase in inflation as measured by the consumer price index.”

Read the article here.