Quantifying the COVID-19 Effects on Core PCE Price Inflation
Posted: 1 Mar 2021
Date Written: February 25, 2021
The 12-month change in core PCE price inflation was 1.5 percent in December. Why was core inflation so low in 2020? How much of this weakness can be attributed to the COVID pandemic? And what does this mean for inflation going forward?
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https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2875, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3795656