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Unexpected inflation rise should not distract from the big picture


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Julian Jessop quoted in The Express

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Julian Jessop quoted in The Daily Mail

IEA Economics Fellow Julian Jessop has been quoted in The Daily Mail responding to December’s unexpected rise in inflation.

Julian said:

The tick-up in UK inflation to 4 per cent in December will probably delay the first rate cut from the Bank of England, but one small miss in one month’s data does not change the big picture.”

Read the full article in The Daily Mail (18/01/2024, p.8)

Julian’s comment was also quoted in The Scottish Daily Mail (18/01/2024, p.8), The Daily Telegraph, Yahoo!, The Daily Express, MSN, Business Telegraph, and WIREDGOV.