Rapid consumer price inflation in the United States is masking signs of an economic slowdown that could threaten the longevity of current growth. While nominal personal consumption spending grew by 3.4% between October 2021 and March 2022 (the most recent month for which data are available), accounting for higher prices shows that personal consumption spending was flat overall. And inflation-adjusted retail sales look even worse, having been flat since March 2021. This slowdown is also showing up in public-opinion data.
Rapid consumer price inflation in the United States is masking signs of an economic slowdown that could threaten the longevity
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