- Inflation threat easing. Nagan, Peter S.; Kaufman, Kenneth A. // ABA Banking Journal;May89, Vol. 81 Issue 5, p14
Presents views of the U.S. Federal Reserve officials on the inflation rate. Prediction of curbing inflationary pressures; Concern over the reduction of the capacity market; Expectation of slowdown in price indexes.
- Fed study shows CPI accurate to 1%. Seiberg, Jaret // American Banker;8/19/1994, Vol. 159 Issue 160, p2
Reports on the findings of the Federal Reserve Board's study on inflation indicators. Accuracy of Consumer Price Index to measure inflation; Calculation of the index as the cost of a basket of goods for an urban consumer.
- Market can fool some of the people. Greenberg, Dean // Inside Tucson Business;9/27/2004, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p8
The article presents views of the author on business and finance. The author states that recent economic data on inflation consistently show virtually no increase in the cost of goods and services, yet recent ventures into retail outlets tell a different story. The latest numbers from the...
- The October 1979 Regime of Monetary Control and the Behavior of the Money Supply in 1980. Hetzel, Robert L. // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);May82, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p234
The article focuses on the behavior of the money supply in 1980 after the U.S. Federal Reserve System instituted a monetary control policy that utilized nonborrowed-reserve operating targets and lagged-reserve accounting. It presents a microeconomic analysis with bank credit and bank reserve...
- Money Supply Announcements and the Market's Perception of Federal Reserve Policy. Strongin, Steven; Tarhan, Vefa // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);May90, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p135
The article examines the rise in interest rates in response to positive innovations in the money supply during the early and mid-1980s in the United States. One of the major hypothesis developed regarding the issue is the liquidity premium hypothesis, which holds that the market expects that the...
- FORECASTING CONSUMER PRICE INDEX OF USA. Liu, Xiang Samantha; Yongliang "Stanley" Han // Review of Business Research;2007, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p123
In this study, we find that the best fitting model among a collection of AR, MA, ARMA, ARIMA models for annual CPI data from 1913 to 2006 is ARIMA (2, 2, 1). Based on this model, we forecast the annual CPI value for 2007 to be 207.1909, with a 95% confidence interval between 205.1212 and...
- Fed Wants Inflation To Rev Up To 5%? KEVIN DOBBS // Investors Business Daily;12/10/2013, pA01
With inflation continuing to cool, the Federal Reserve wants to see faster price gains. But the central bank may quietly favor a big inflation spike to rev up the economy.
- Inflation Plunge On Oil Creates Conundrum For Fed. ANDREA RIQUIER // Investors Business Daily;1/16/2015, p00
The consumer price index sank 0.4% in December, the biggest decline since the financial crisis rattled the economy in 2008, sending energy and commodity prices into a free fall.
- Consumer Inflation Firms Up. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;5/26/2015, pA01
4 The consumer price index rose just 0.1% in April, but costs ex food and energy climbed 0.3%, the biggest gain since Jan. '13. Yearly core inflation was 1.8%, the same as in March, but there were enough signs of stronger pricing that the Fed may have little reason to delay a rate hike.