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Visualizing Global Inflation Rates

Here’s a follow-up on yesterday’s US CPI release.  The following chart shows the year over year changes in global inflation.  I’ve included most of the major economies including the USA, China, Japan, UK, and EMU.

Consistent with the rather stagnant global economy, inflation rates appear stagnant as well.  It’s clearly not just a US or European phenomenon.  And it’s clearly not just a BLS data conspiracy.  It’s just a world of low inflation largely due to weak economic environments.

Chart via Orcam Investment Research:

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Cullen Roche

Cullen Roche

Mr. Roche is the Founder of Orcam Financial Group, LLC. Orcam is a financial services firm offering asset management, private advisory, institutional consulting and educational services. He is also the author of Pragmatic Capitalism: What Every Investor Needs to Understand About Money and Finance and Understanding the Modern Monetary System.

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