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Chart of the Week: Core CPI Inflation

Posted By Barry Ritholtz On June 18, 2004 @ 10:48 am In Finance | Comments Disabled

Inflation is not exactly a major issue right about now . . .

Core CPI Inflation (Quarterly Change, annualized)
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cpi_june_04 [1]

Source: Federal Reserve Bank of NY [2]

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Quote of the Day:
“Not the maker of plans and promises, but rather the one who offers faithful service in small matters. This is the person who is most likely to achieve what is good and listing.”
-Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe [9] (1749-1832).


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[1] Image: http://bigpicture.typepad.com/comments/images/cpi_june_04.html

[2] Federal Reserve Bank of NY : http://www.ny.frb.org/research/directors_charts/i-bcd_14.pdf

[3] Pimco chief says global outlook unstable: http://search.ft.com/search/article.html?id=040616008326&query=bill+gross&vsc_appId=totalSearch&state=Form

[4] Is the US clever enough to rule the world?: http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Front_Page/FF17Aa01.html

[5] CEOs are increasingly confident about the economy. Uh-oh.: http://slate.msn.com/id/2102205/

[6] A history of presidential campaign commercials, 1952-2000: http://www.ammi.org/livingroomcandidate/index_2000.html

[7] The Strategy of Monetary Policy: http://woodrow.mpls.frb.fed.us/pubs/region/95-09/reg959a.cfm

[8] Why More Kids Smoke Marijuana Than Cigarettes: http://www.alternet.org/drugreporter/18959

[9] Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe: http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/goethe.htm

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