Pantheon Macroeconomics - We already have a pretty good idea of what happened to consumers' spending in March, following Friday's GDP release, so the single most important number in today's monthly personal income and spending report, in our view, is the hospital services component of the deflator.

U.S. | 30 April 2018 Hospital Services Inflation is now the Biggest Near-Term Threat to the Fed
We already have a pretty good idea of what happened to consumers' spending in March, following Friday's GDP release, so the single most important number in today's monthly personal income and spending report, in our view, is the hospital services component of the deflator.

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30 April 2018 Hospital Services Inflation is now the Biggest Near-Term Threat to the Fed

By Ian Shepherdson

We already have a pretty good idea of what happened to consumers' spending in March, following Friday's GDP release, so the single most important number in today's monthly personal income and spending report, in our view, is the hospital services component of the deflator.

Posted: 29th Apr 2018 in 'U.S.'

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