U.S. growth and inflation

U.S. GDP Expanding Too Slowly to Pose Major Threat of Inflation

May 30, 2013

Between the first quarter of 2012 and the first quarter of 2013, U.S. real GDP, nominal GDP, and the core personal consumption expenditure price deflator rose by 1.8%, 3.4%, and 1.3%.  Each of these increases was historically low and down from respective advances of 2.4%, 4.4%, and 1.9% in the previous statement year to 1Q12.  […] More