[VIDEO] How Inflation Impacts U.S. Households

June 10, 2022

Over the last year, Americans have seen prices skyrocket for everything from food to fuel, leading to higher bills and strained budgets. This video looks at how inflation has played out across the economy, from increased costs for consumer staples like meat and eggs to rising rents that are a result of low housing supplies.


  1. What long term economic factors have led to increased meat prices in recent months?
  2. How has a lack of housing construction since the 2008 financial crisis contributed to rising rents in 2022?