Dec. CPI Up 0.2%; Core Rate Up 0.1%

Floyd, Daniel F.
January 2001
Bond Buyer;01/18/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31059, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the growth of the overall consumer price index in the United States in December 2000, according to the Labor Department. Factors contributing to the growth; Increase in the core rate for the month.


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