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22 Feb. 2016 The Fed is Ahead of the Curve but Behind the Economy

By Ian Shepherdson

Here's something we didn't expect to write: The CPI measure of goods prices, excluding food and energy, rose in the three months to January, compared to the previous three months. OK, the increase was marginal, a mere 0.3%, but conventional wisdom has assumed for some time that the strong dollar would push goods prices down indefinitely.

Posted: 22nd Feb 2016 in 'U.S. Documents'

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