Comments on: Inflation, not slowdown, remains top global risk http://blogs.reuters.com/breakingviews/2011/05/12/inflation-not-slowdown-remains-top-global-risk/ Mon, 26 Sep 2016 03:26:00 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: anniejames http://blogs.reuters.com/breakingviews/2011/05/12/inflation-not-slowdown-remains-top-global-risk/comment-page-1/#comment-7422 Thu, 12 May 2011 15:42:15 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/columns/?p=5976#comment-7422 The rate at which the general level of prices for goods and services is rising, and, subsequently, purchasing power is falling. Central banks attempt to stop severe inflation, along with severe deflation, in an attempt to keep the excessive growth of prices to a minimum.

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