Inflation, Deflation, Stagflation – Visual Guide


When hard core topics from economics such as Inflation, Deflation and Stagflation prop up in a discussion thread, things start to get blurry for the uninitiated.

It’s almost head scratching time when basic questions like these beat you to death:

What is Deflation and How Can it Be Prevented? Is printing money going to solve this?

What is Stagflation?

Why does money have value?

Are Diamonds Forever?

Then I came upon two gems to unravel some of the mystery. Have a look at the infographic representation:

A Visual Guide to Inflation

A Visual Guide to Deflation

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