deflation

Will deflation fears prolong QE or delay the rate hike?

The Post talks to St. Louis Fed President James Bullard and Boston Fed President Eric S. Rosengren for their perspective.

Five charts that show why the global economic recovery is so very disappointing

The International Monetary Fund has once again downgraded its assessment of the world economy through 2015. This is why.

What might actually be holding back workers’ wages

Maybe the real problem isn’t lack of growth. It’s that wages didn’t fall enough during the recession.

Yes, we have no inflation

Today, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released the latest Consumer Product Index (CPI) numbers today, giving the most recent estimate of the rate of inflation. The short version: there isn't any.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Aug 15, 2012
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