were down, and inflation turned into deflation , at least temporarily (good news for ..... t think the U.S. is skirting with deflation , either, despite the one-month fluky ..... case one might make for more sustained deflation is that there were so few categories
inflation to too little? Or are we in a situation, like Europe, where deflation is potentially a concern? Johnson: Deflation is always a potential concern because deflation is something that's very hard to get out of. And that's why it
situation was reversed: 56 cities saw prices rise, 10 saw no change, and a mere 4 suffered decreases. While further home price deflation would be good news for the millions locked out of homeownership by unaffordable prices, it would be bad news for the far
* SNB has not intervened in FX market since 2012 - chairman (Adds detail, quote)
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank saw far less demand than expected on Thursday for its new four-year loans to banks, raising doubts about a stimulus package it hopes will stave off deflation and revive the euro zone economy.
policy dissonance is not quite as pronounced as in the eurozone, but the initial conditions of demographic decline and debt deflation are somewhat worse. While we were very encouraged by Japan’s announcements of expansionary fiscal and monetary policies
HELSINKI, Sept 16 (Reuters) - The European Central Bank is committed to using additional unconvential instruments if necessary to fend off deflation in the euro zone, governing council member Erkki Liikanen said on Tuesday.
has weakened, with high unemployment, deflation concerns, and confidence being further dented by Russian sanctions ..... from Spain is targeted for November 9. Deflation , or a broad-based decline in prices, is also a threat ..... renowned for its dreaded “Ds:” deflation , debt and aging demographics—all
id=773568 CHICAGO/LONDON, September 15 (Fitch) Fitch's Risk Radar has identified eurozone economic weakness and deflation as the two largest potential risks to our credit ratings portfolio. This is because approximately one-third of Fitch
PARIS, Sept 15 (Reuters) - The OECD slashed its growth forecasts for major developed economies on Monday, urging much more aggressive ECB stimulus to ward off the risk of deflation in a subdued euro zone.