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2011, No. 13 (Posted 2011-05-11)

CPI Inflation: Running on Motor Fuel

by William T. Gavin

Fluctuations in the price of motor fuel (mainly gasoline) have caused most of the monthly noise and year-over-year fluctuations of headline CPI inflation over the past four years.

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