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Podcast: The Fed delivers a dovish rate increase

April 13, 2023
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Key Takeaways:

The consumer price index showed further signs of cooling in March, led by declining prices in grocery stores and at the gas pump. But it was not all good news as services inflation remains high and could keep some cost increases elevated for consumers into 2024.

Nationwide Senior Economist Ben Ayers shares his analysis of the March CPI report. Ben also explains supercore inflation and its impact on Fed policy.

  • Hear the key takeaways from this month’s CPI report.
  • Learn more about supercore inflation and how it affects households.
  • Hear how this month’s CPI report could impact the Fed’s monetary policy tightening

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