Dec 19, 2013 The Fed is not worried about inflation right now. But should it also worry about the opposite? Persistently falling prices, or deflation, can also wreck an economy.
Dec 16, 2013 It's the one year anniversary of Japan's great experiment in trying to lift itself from economic lethargy.
Dec 4, 2013 Not a comfortable spot to be in.
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 28, 2013 Today, the Japan Nikkei Index went up another 1.8 percent to get very close to a six year high.
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.
Oct 7, 2013 Airbus's gain is Boeing's loss.