Tag: inflation

The Eurozone Recovery

Chart of the Week: Week 13, 2015: The Eurozone Recovery

There has been a lot of new data released this week on the Euro Area, and all of it has been positive; unemployment continues to fall (slowly), inflation is back up to closer to 0%, and economic confidence is at...

/ April 1, 2015
UK Essentials Inflation

Chart of the Week: Week 12, 2015: UK Essentials Inflation

For the first time since they started recording the CPI measure of inflation, the rate of price growth has fallen to 0% (for February).

/ March 25, 2015
Earnings vs. Prices

Chart of the Week: Week 7, 2015: Earnings vs. Prices

This week we've received two big bits of economic news: CPI inflation fell to just 0.3% in January, while earnings growth remained roughly steady at 1.7% in the three months to December.

/ February 18, 2015
UK Inflation

Chart of the Week: Week 2, 2015: UK Inflation

It was announced yesterday that overall inflation in the UK in December last year fell to just 0.5% - the joint lowest level on record (the other time it was this low was in May 2000).

/ January 14, 2015