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For some time, we have forecast that inflation would return to relatively normal levels in 2011. In fact, we expect core inflation (inflation excluding food and energy) to rise from its near-zero year-over-year rate to closer to 2%. Read More
After weeks of pain at the gas pump and the grocery store, the worst appears to be over. Oil prices have fallen, with gas soon to follow. Read More
NOT TOO TENSE: Despite layoffs, mounting workloads and slow wage growth, many employed Americans — especially men and urbanites — say tension at work isn’t at a full boil.
In a recent survey, only 25 percent say their workplace is too tense, while a third report “almost no tension.” Meanwhile, 41 percent say the tension level in their workplace is appropriate.