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Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Macro Bulletin
How Does a Rise in International Shipping Costs Affect U.S. Inflation?
Trenton Herriford
Elizabeth Johnson
Nicholas Sly
Andrew Lee Smith
Abstract

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.
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Keywords: Inflation; International shipping; Imports
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