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Consumer prices increase by 0.43% in Sao Paulo in the second reading of April, reports FIPE

The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures inflation in the City of Sao Paulo, increased by 0.43% in the first reading of April, strengthening after the 0.31% recorded in the first month of April, according to data published by the Economic Research Institute Foundation (FIPE). 140 more words

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What it the consumer confidence index?

The consumer confidence index is a economic indicator used to measure consumers confidence in the economy by looking at current and future spending or saving plans, this is an important indicator and directly effects GDP which is looked at by the central banks to decide on interest rate changes. 237 more words

Forex

The Consumer Price Index Drops for the First Time in Over a Year.

The Bureau of Labor and Statistics reported today that the Consumer Price Index dropped 0.3%, the first time in 13 months to be exact (February 2016). 203 more words

Economics

We have no idea how robots and automation are impacting jobs

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine recently convened a committee to investigate the impact of technology on jobs. In its 184-page paper, published yesterday, 13 experts in economics and computer science reported that, well, they don’t have enough data to determine exactly how automation, robots, and innovations like the on-demand economy are affecting employment. 405 more words

Consumer prices increase by 0.31% in Sao Paulo in the first reading of April, reports FIPE

The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures inflation in the City of Sao Paulo, increased by 0.31% in the first reading of April, after hitting 0.14% at the end of March, according to data published by the Economic Research Institute Foundation (Fipe). 124 more words

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Inflation surges

Inflation is rising, with CPI climbing steeply above the Fed’s 2% target. But core CPI excluding energy and food remains stable.

Job gains were the lowest since May 2016. 46 more words

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Consumer prices increase by 0.14% in Sao Paulo in March, reports FIPE

The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures inflation in the City of Sao Paulo, increased by 0.14% in March, reversing the fall of 0.08 measured last month, according to data published by the Economic Research Institute Foundation (Fipe). 119 more words

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