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Subdued inflation

Mayor Len Brown

Mayor Len Brown

Annual inflation is expected to bottom out at 0.2%.   That’s 0.2% for the whole year.   And guess what is largely responsible for that small increase?

The consumers price index fell to 0.2 percent in the third quarter from 0.4 percent three months earlier, according to a Reuters survey.

The annual rate may also have slowed to 0.2 percent, the figures scheduled for release on Friday are expected to show. Read more »