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India's Inflation Rate Review for Wholesale Price Index

‪#‎IndiaInflationRate‬ ‪#‎WPI‬ Wholesale Price Index Review for the month of June 2016.

Monthly data for February, March, April, May and June 2016.

#WPI stood at 1.62% for the month of June. 9 more words


Wholesale inflation accelerates to 1.62% in June

14/07/2016 12:45

India’s wholesale prices rose at an accelerated pace in the month of June 2016 amid higher food costs, diminishing the hopes of an interest rate cut from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) at its upcoming monetary policy meet next month. 142 more words


U.S. Consumer Spending Yet to Overheat: Fed to Pause

According to the CME Fed Watch, the chance of a Fed rate hike this Wednesday is virtually zero. The reasons for the Fed to “stand pat” have been well recited but here they are again: 1) ongoing, elevated global systemic/slowdown risks due to the recent decline in global financial stocks, a Chinese economic slowdown, and chronically low oil prices resulting in fears of higher corporate defaults, 2) despite a recent pick-up in the… 348 more words


A Life Story:A 1937 Chevrolet and $750

We once knew a man who bought a brand new 1937 Chevrolet coupe from his local dealer for $750. That was the going price then. If he had wanted to spend say, $7,500 he could have acquired ten of them. 497 more words


February inflation round-up

Myanmar and Surinam join the high-inflation nations this month, following devaluations of their respective currencies. Indeed, most of the countries appearing in either the first table or on the watch-list at the bottom of the post, do so largely because of depreciated exchange rates. 355 more words

ECA International

150+ years of inflation-adjusted oil prices.

The average is about $47 in real terms.

What does this tell us? Well, not much, except it’s the $100-ish prices that were more of an anomaly than the recent price situation. 7 more words