- Could inflation really be gone for good? Francis, David R. // Christian Science Monitor;7/7/97, Vol. 89 Issue 154, p1
Discusses inflation in the United States as of July, 1997. Economic expansion bringing about declining interest rates; Dropping prices on food, used cars and energy; The possibility of zero inflation or even deflation; How US citizens feel about inflation; The consumer price index in 1997;...
- Economic activity. // Economic Trends (07482922);Jun97, p9
Reports on the growth of the gross domestic product of the United States in the first quarter of 1997. Forecast for the whole of 1997 by economists participating in the Blue Chip survey; Sales of single- and multifamily homes; Industrial production; Business inventories.
- Rising inflation. // Economic Trends (07482922);Apr98, p4
Reports on rising inflation in the United States. Two questions monetary policymakers face on whether action is necessary to stem inflation; Link between monetary and economic expansion; Similarities between the current situation and earlier preacceleration periods.
- Inflation and Prices. // Economic Trends (07482922);Sep99, p7
Presents updates on inflation and prices in the United States. What remains the focal point of any further adjustment to Federal Reserve policy; Another measure of core inflation; Projections of economists for retail prices over the rest of 1999.
- ASSESSING CHANGES IN THE MONETARY TRANSMISSION MECHANISM: A VAR APPROACH. Boivin, Jean; Giannoni, Marc // Economic Policy Review (19320426);May2002, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p97
Discusses the nature of the changes in the U.S. economy and whether the reduction in output and inflation variability has been associated with a change in the transmission of monetary policy. Generalities about vector autoregression models; Changes in the monetary transmission mechanism;...
- U.S. economy: too soon to declare price stability. Hilber, Don // Inside Tucson Business;06/26/2000, Vol. 10 Issue 14, p10
Identifies economic factors driving inflation concerns in the United States. Rates of inflation; Movement of key components of the consumer price index; Rises in the price of imported goods.
- 2.Crises: One After Another for the Life of the System. // Monthly Review: An Independent Socialist Magazine;Nov2002, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p47
Presents a reply to comments on an article about the economic condition of the U.S. as of April 2002. Information on the capitalism crises in the country; Details on price inflation and capacity utilization; Significance of debt and financial expansion.
- Statestats. // State Legislatures;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p9
Offers a look at the economic condition in the United States as of December 1998. Unemployment rate; Inflation rate; Significance of the robust economy for lawmakers. INSET: Will We Recognize a Recession When It Happens?.
- TESTING THEORIES OF INFLATION AND IT'S ACCELERATION IN THE UNITED STATES, 1960-1979. Nagarajan, Karatholuvu V. // Nebraska Journal of Economics & Business;Autumn81, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p63
Examines theories of inflation and its acceleration in the U.S. economy, using data for the period 1960-1979. Link between the quantity of money in circulation and inflation; Pattern of acceleration of inflation; Estimates for equations with rate of inflation as the dependent variables.
- Foundations of the Goldilocks Economy: Supply Shocks and the Time-Varying NAIRU. GORDON, ROBERT J. // Brookings Papers on Economic Activity;1998, Issue 2, p297
Presents information on the economy of the United States. Details on the nonaccelerating inflation rate of unemployment (NAIRU); Basic data and the extent of the inflation surprise; Actual and simulated values of price and wage changes, using alternative indexes and constant NAIRU.