Carmen Wong Ulrich
Dec 4, 2013 Twelve drummers drumming, six geese-a-laying and one partridge in a pear tree. What does it all add up to?
Nov 26, 2013 Since 1919, bankers have come together every day to determine the price of gold around the world. But now the process -- the London Gold Fix – is under scrutiny by British regulators.
Nov 14, 2013 Venezuela has a terrible inflation problem, and the government's dramatic steps to fix them problem aren't likely to make a real impact.
Oct 29, 2013 There are perils for too-low inflation for too long, because inflation can help wages and companies grow.
Oct 25, 2013 Prices are up in Japan -- and that's a good thing.
Sep 18, 2013 The Federal Reserve has printed and pumped trillions of dollars into the banking system to keep long-term interest rates low. Why hasn't the flood caused prices to rise?
Sep 16, 2013 Inflation hawks hold significant sway at the Federal Reserve. But critics say they should tolerate -- and even target -- more inflation to boost economic growth.
Aug 16, 2013 A run on India's currency presages trouble in other emerging markets.
Aug 6, 2013 After a long winning streak, the price of gold has been going down.
Jun 20, 2013 The markets take a hit in the wake of Fed chairman Ben Bernanke’s “good” news about the economy.