Inflation is the consequence of rising real prices of good and services relative to the value of the goods and services provided.
Inflation is a decline in the value of money.
What has not caused inflation are quantitative easing, excess government spending
The government’s claim that it cannot afford public sector pay rises because they are inflationary is in that case a lie.
Bak to basics. Running a deficit is stimulatory. Is there a deficit? Then there’s stimulus. And if stimulus hits real world barriers to increased production then stimulus produces inflation…..