Consumer price index shows less inflation. The producer price index shows more. What’s happening? Aug. 12, 2021

from Marketplace Morning Report· ·

Diane Swonk helps us make sense of inflation appearing to slow down Wednesday, only for producer numbers to show inflation coming up. China unveiled a plan to tighten regulations across a variety of areas in its economy. The two largest oil companies in the U.S. are looking to boost their presence in the renewables market while trying to avoid big costs to adapt. Boise State University allowed its students to partake in a less-expensive gap year program for college credit.



Diane Swonk helps us make sense of inflation appearing to slow down Wednesday, only for producer numbers to show inflation coming up. China unveiled a plan to tighten regulations across a variety of areas in its economy. The two largest oil companies in the U.S. are looking to boost their presence in the renewables market while trying to avoid big costs to adapt. Boise State University allowed its students to partake in a less-expensive gap year program for college credit.