The Differences Between Stagflation and Hyperinflation

Published on
May 24th, 2021
Duration
15 minutes

The Differences Between Stagflation and Hyperinflation

Investor Tutorials ·
Featuring Jamie McDonald

Published on: May 24th, 2021 • Duration: 15 minutes

Previously, Jamie McDonald, former portfolio manager at Point72, discussed the various causes behind inflation that people point to, the forms that it can assume, and its consequences. In this episode of "Investor Tutorials," McDonald teases out the differences of two types of inflation—stagflation and hyperinflation—by providing historical examples of when they have occurred and the conditions they have to meet in order to be categorized as either one.