Tag: monetary policy

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Headline Inflation Definition

April 26, 2022

Via: Investopedia

Headline inflation is the raw inflation figure reported through the Consumer Price Index (CPI) that is released monthly by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The CPI calculates the cost to purchase a fixed basket of goods, as a way of […]

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The Politics of Regulation Intrude on Fed Succession

August 18, 2021

Via: The Wall Street Journal

If the Federal Reserve’s management of the economy were all that mattered, Chairman Jerome Powell would probably be cruising toward reappointment. His response to the pandemic and focus on full employment have drawn bipartisan praise. But the Fed is also […]