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Hamish McRae

Hamish McRae is an award-winning business and economics journalist. He writes a weekly column for i.

Article thumbnail: Food prices are still up 9.2 per cent from a year ago and have been one of the main drivers of the recent surge in inflation more generally (Photo: Image Source/Getty Images)

Food prices won't change much in the coming years - but food quality will

Global warming will continue to put pressure on supplies for the foreseeable future - which could continue to drive a surge in inflation

The era of ultra-cheap money is over - here's what that means for you

The economic impact of Cleverly's migration plan

Article thumbnail: Former Wilko chair Lisa Wilkinson appearing before the Business and Trade Select Committee in the House of Commons, London answering questions on the subject of the collapse of Wilko. Picture date: Tuesday November 28, 2023. PA Photo. See PA story CITY Wilko. Photo credit should read: House of Commons/UK Parliament/PA Wire

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