Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
How Does a Rise in International Shipping Costs Affect U.S. Inflation?
Trenton Herriford, Elizabeth M. Johnson, Nicholas Sly, and A. Lee Smith find that an increase in ocean shipping costs leads to a modest boost in core inflation after one year.
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Trenton Herriford & Elizabeth Johnson & Nicholas Sly & Andrew Lee Smith, "How Does a Rise in International Shipping Costs Affect U.S. Inflation?"
, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Macro Bulletin, pages 1-3, number 00047, Dec 1 2016.
- E31 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles - - - Price Level; Inflation; Deflation
Keywords: Inflation; International shipping; Imports
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