Disruptions from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, White House actions to address ongoing economic pressures, efforts to finally return to the office, and the latest happenings in Connecticut are among the top items in small business news from the past week.
Russian invasion creates economic uncertainties
The Russian invasion of Ukraine is raising concerns about further disruptions to the global economy. There are fears that the situation could potentially create further inflation in areas such as oil, food, raw materials, and finished products. However, the economic impact may be determined by the extent of the conflict as well as the effect of new sanctions from the United States and Europe.