Inflation Pressure Increased in October
- December Price Statistics. Bryan, Michael; Molloy, Linsey // Economic Trends (07482922);Feb2007, p4
The article presents the price statistics for December 2006 in the U.S. According to the authors, the retail price growth during the said month indicates that the inflation trend remains steady. They further state that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) had risen to 6.7%. Moreover, the energy prices...
- Monetary Aggregates. Rocheteau, Guillaume // Economic Trends (07482922);Feb2007, p9
The article focuses on the relationship between inflation and the growth of the money supply in the U.S. Economists denote that the correlation between the two are very closely related which suggests that the prices change almost proportionally with the supply of money. Although monetary growth...
- ECRI Inflation Gauge Up To 119.4 in November. Smith, Nicole M. // Bond Buyer;12/11/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32525, p2
The article reports on the growth in inflationary pressures in the U.S. in November 2006. The said growth is attributed to the increase in future inflation gauge to 119.4. The gauge's increase was driven by inflationary moves in measures of commodity prices, interest rates, jobs and vendor...
- How Big Is the Output Gap? Weidner, Justin; Williams, John C. // FRBSF Economic Letter;6/12/2009, Vol. 2009 Issue 19, p1
The article focuses on the importance of measuring the output gap of an economy in order to measure the deviation of an economy from its potential level in 2009 in the U.S. Basing from the calculation of the output gap, the country is hitting the level, wherein it is experiencing the second...
- Why a Dose of Inflation Is Good News. Kadlec, Daniel // Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/24/2004, Issue 20, p45
The article presents information on inflation, which has resulted in the rise in the 10-year old U.S. Treasury-bond to 4.8% from 3.7%. Since the Internet boom, this is the first inflation that guarantees that the U.S. Federal Reserve will raise short-term interest rates in short order. Due to...
- The Three Rs of Election Year Economics: Recovery, Rhetoric, and 'Rithmetic. DeLisle, James R. // Appraisal Journal;Spring2004, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p101
Reports on the economic indicators in the U.S. during the 2004 election year. Rate of economic growth; Status of employment; Inflation and interest rates.
- Summertime outlook is less lackluster than it has been the past 20 months. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;6/23/2003, Vol. 32 Issue 52, p11
Presents economic forecasts for the U.S. in 2003. Optimism about the overall U.S. economy; Outlook on unemployment and job creation; Forecast on inflation.
- Oil Woes Cloud the Markets. Benjamin, Matthew; Pethokoukis, James M. // U.S. News & World Report;5/24/2004, Vol. 136 Issue 18, p50
Focuses on the declining United States economy in the summer of 2004. Possible factors for the decline including the fear that interest rates will increase; Speculation on inflation; Concerns over the price of oil.
- March ECRI Index Eases To 121.3 From 122.6. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;4/10/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32357, p2
The article reports on the decline in the future inflation gauge to 121.3 from 122.6 during the month of February 2006, based on the data released by the Economic Cycle Research Institute in the U.S. The inflation gauge downsloped in four of the last five months and is now on its eight month....