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July 13, 2021

Gimme Shelter Inflation

The recent acceleration in the prices people pay for housing might have more lasting implications for the path of core inflation ahead.



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July 6, 2021

Policymakers have been using the trimmed mean PCE inflation rate to get a better sense of the overall direction of prices in the long term. But does using this metric risk missing anything that short-term price hikes might be telling us?