Data Round-Up: Energy/Oil Leads CPI Decline, Should Not Change Fed's Rate Hike Timetable

posted by Michael Lewis on December 17, 2014

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Fed officials have been downplaying the recent deceleration in inflation as a temporary result of falling oil prices. Today’s data support that view.


FMI’s analyses of today’s November CPI report (including High-Frequency Inflation Indicators).

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