If the grounds for optimism prove to be true, then yes, the depression-type asset price inflation
of recent years might not have a bad end after all, though there would remain the danger of a boom-type asset price inflation
developing further ahead.
adjusting for consumer price inflation
), house prices have increased at a more modest pace, growing 3 percent per annum on average since 1965.
Evidence obtained from detailed household surveys in how pronounced the impact of food price inflation
can be on children's overall nutrition status.
According to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization, year-on-year global food price inflation
remained in a deflationary mood for the ninth consecutive month in March.
On consumer price inflation
jumping to 11.24 percent in November from 10.17 percent in October, he said, "There are some trade-offs that we have to make," ( ANI )
The SCAD also said the consumer price inflation
was 0.9 per cent during the first half of 2013 compared with the same period in 2012.
That meant the wider measure of shop price inflation
fell by 0.1% in May, the first overall deflation since September 2009.
"In April, overall shop price inflation
was sharply down on the previous month, to its lowest for three and a half years, as a result of retailers working harder on promotions to encourage customers and the easing of some commodity costs.
Patrick Britz, an Assistant Portfolio Manager at Capricorn Asset Management says bread and cereal price inflation
in Namibia has picked up significantly following the large increase in the international prices of yellow maize and wheat as a result of severe droughts affecting the world's largest grain producers in June/July this year.
Lower shop price inflation
is helping to narrow the gap between living costs and wage increases.'
"Output prices held steady in July, causing the annual rate of output price inflation
to fall to its lowest rate since October 2009," noted Samuel Tombs, an analyst at Capital Economics research group.
Old folk lose out because gas and electricity price inflation
remains high and this continues to affect the elderly households disproportionately.