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Marshall economist discusses stimulus in W.Va.


The American Rescue Plan recently passed by Congress will inject about $4 billion into the West Virginia economy and nearly $2 trillion nationwide. But will this cause inflation? And how will it affect economic recovery?

Nabaneeta Biswas is a professor of economics at Marshall University in the Department of Finance, Economics, and International Business. She spoke with WVPB’s Eric Douglas to discuss what it will mean to the U.S. economy.