Producer Prices Rise for Second Month in a Row
Producer prices grew at double the rate of economists’ expectations in June, indicating inflationary pressures could be on the rise.
IMF Advises Fed Not To Raise Rates Until 2016
Regardless of timing, higher U.S. policy interest rates could result in "a significant and abrupt rebalancing of international portfolios."
Wholesale Prices Drop
A strong U.S. dollar and a fall in gasoline prices caused a 0.4% reduction in the producer price index in April.
The Problems of Prosperity
The latest Duke/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey finds U.S. finance executives searching for the best ways to leverage the strengthening economy.
The High Cost of Falling Prices
Low or negative inflation is spreading around the world. That is more of a worry than it sounds.