On Friday, February 25, Yuriy Gorodnichenko will join Markus’ Academy for a lecture on Inflation Expectations. Gorodnichenko is the inaugural Quantedge Presidential Chair in Economics at UC Berkeley.
Watch the full presentation below. You can also watch all Markus’ Academy webinars on the Princeton BCF YouTube channel.
[0:00] Introductory remarks
[8:30] Role of inflation expectations over time
[16:34] How do we measure inflation expectations?
[29:55] Predicted economic activity
[39:41] Forces driving inflation expectations
[45:41] Much of the country remains poorly informed
[1:07:53] Lessons for economists and policy implications