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Where is the Inflation, Higher Growth?
T HE DRUMBEAT FOR AHIGHER INFLATIONTARGET is picking up. The Chicago Fed’s Charles Evans recently advocated a less hawkish Fed stance on maintaining the two percent inflation target with few signs of... read more
Single Family Construction, Consumer Sentiment, Higher
T HE US ECONOMY IS BOOMING, even with trade wars looming, and Putin attacking democratic institutions everywhere. Th e good news is interest rates and infl ation are still extremely low, and consumers ebullient over their current ... read more
Q4 GDP Growth Up 2.9%
F OURTH QUARTER GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, the total value of the country’s production consisting of the purchases of domesticallyproduced goods and services by
individuals, businesses, foreigners and government entities, rose to 2.9.... read more
No Recession Is In the Cards
There is a growing consensus among economists that recovery from the Great Recession will continue for several more years. This is in part because there are really no signs of a looming recession. Inflation is still too low, job openings are still plentiful, and housing, the usual predictor of... read more
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