October 16, 2008
NOTHING COSTS MORE...:
Consumer prices flat in September (Associated Press, October 16, 2008)
Stripping out energy and food products, "core" prices inched up by just 0.1 percent in September, an improvement from a 0.2 percent advance in August.Posted by Orrin Judd at October 16, 2008 8:31 AM
The latest showing on inflation was better than economists expected. They were forecasting a 0.1 percent increase in overall prices and a 0.2 percent rise minus energy and food.