Controller Series: Inflation, Deflation, and Stagflation (1)
While several years have passed since the Great Recession, economic and political uncertainty have continued to plague business decision-making. The roles and responsibilities of CPAs and finance professionals, meanwhile, has continued to expand. This course is part of a series of short courses that will explore key economic and regulatory issues that will have a substantial impact on financial and accounting decisions for years to come.
This one hour course will examine and walk-through key Federal Reserve policies following the Great Recession, and its impact on the accounting and finance professional today. Special focus will be given to the impact of these policies on inflation and deflationary pressures, and their impact on business and industry.
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Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Recognize the impact of Quantitative Easing and Operation Twist on inflation and deflation rates
Identify risks associated with hyperinflation
Identify risks associated with deflation
Identify risks associated with stagflation
Quantitative Easing (QE) and Operation Twist
Inflation rate history in the U.S.
Reserve policies of the Federal Reserve
The velocity of money
Deflation and stagflation risks
Field of Study: Economics
Recommended CPE Credit Hours: 1.0
Course Level: Basic
Designed For: CPAs, industry accounting and finance staff, C-level corporate officers
Authors: Matthew X. Ryan, CPA, CFE, MBA
Publish Date: 04/30/2017