Free Markets, Free People
Economic Statistics for 16 Dec 11
The only release today is the CPI, which shows that inflation eased last month. The overall CPI was unchanged for the month, and the core rate (ex-food and energy) rose only 0.2%. On a year-over-year basis, CPI fell from 3.6% last month to 3.4%, while the core rate only rose 2.2% from last month’s 2.1%.