U.S. Consumer Prices Post Biggest Gain in 8-1/2 Years as Economy Re-Opens

Reuters, Apr. 13, 2021–Lucia Mutikani
U.S. consumer prices rose by the most in more than 8-1/2 years in March as increased vaccinations and massive fiscal stimulus unleashed pent-up demand, kicking off what most economists expect will be a brief period of higher inflation.