WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF RISING GASOLINE PRICES? | PRAGMATIC CAPITALISM

Over the long term headline inflation(i.e. total inflation) and core inflation(total inflation excluding food and energy) tend to track each other. Over the short term they can diverge greatly. Despite the Fed’s focus on core inflation, the consumer is who matters and they are focused on headline inflation. Let’s hope the Middle East stabalizes along with the price of oil.

WHAT IS THE IMPACT OF RISING GASOLINE PRICES? | PRAGMATIC CAPITALISM.