October 19, 2022

Buckingham Weekly Perspectives | Inflation: How Did We Get Here?

Last week, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released September’s inflation data.


The results were less than encouraging. How did we wind up with inflation running over 8% for an extended stretch? On this episode of Buckingham Weekly Perspectives, Managing Director of Investment Strategy Kevin Grogan shares the causes of high inflation and how world events have shaped our current economy.

About the Author

Kevin Grogan

Managing Director of Investment Strategy

As managing director of investment strategy for Buckingham Strategic Wealth, Kevin conducts investment research and writes articles on a wide range of topics, including retirement planning and investment policy. Kevin co-authored "The Only Guide You’ll Ever Need for the Right Financial Plan" with Larry Swedroe and Tiya Lim. This step-by-step handbook focuses on the art of investing by providing investors with information they can use to build a tailor-made investment strategy. Kevin holds an MBA from Saint Louis University and a bachelor’s of science in finance from Missouri State University in Springfield.