As the accompanying chart shows, the inflation rate
calculated a different way--as a 12-month average--has remained fairly steady in those months around 15 percent.
The inflation rate
during the first quarter of 2015 was influenced by rise in rents and water and electricity prices.
The recent pickup in three-month inflation rates
suggests the possibility--admittedly, not very likely, with just a few months of data--that trend inflation rates
have bottomed out and begun to move back toward rates consistent with the FOMC's 2-percent objective for PCE inflation.
The CBoS attributed the decline in inflation rate
to the decrease in the average price of some components of the food and drinks group which amounts to 52.
As for the SADC countries, Malawi had the highest inflation rate
Depending on the inflation rate
, a $100 payment today could be $102 or $120 in 15 years.
MANILA, March 5 Kyodo The Philippines' inflation rate
in February slowed down to 9.
Asset prices are likely to continue to decline because the domestic banks will reduce loans and cash inflation rates
in these countries will eventually necessitate increases in their interest rates; in turn spurring a further decline in asset prices.
If European societies were going to experience major social disruptions at such inflation rates
, then why has the current U.
MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT COSTS' INFLATION RATE
POSTS LARGEST PERCENTAGE
For the 1983-89 period as a whole, the very high, real long-term interest rates are somewhat exaggerated by extraordinarily high rates earlier in the period as the economy adjusted from the very high inflation rates
of the early 1980s.
In a statement issued after the Turkish Statistical Authority, or TurkStat, announced inflation rates
for March, the Central Bank said that consumer prices increased 0.