Is Inflation Really Out of Control?


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The Federal Reserve this week held their June meeting and released their new dot plot. Chairman Powell also did his customary press conference. The Fed says inflation is transitory and likely temporary. Others disagree. They even said they are talking about talking about tapering. So is inflation out of control or transitory as the Fed claims. Plus, what did they do or did not do on policy changes?

Sticky CPI vs Flexible CPI

The Fed’s new dot plot

Fed track record on projections

ON RRP Market (Overnight Reverse Repo Market)

Monthly Asset Purchases the Fed

Talking about Talking about Tapering

IOER Interest on Excess Reserves

Used Cars inflation

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