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Research Reports
4|8|14

H1B Jobs: Filling the Skill Gap

Nicole Kreisberg
Business leaders in industries such as computer technology and finance claim...
Business-Cycle Conditions
4|7|14

Spring Ahead

Robert Hughes
With the spring home-building season approaching, we expect the multi-family...
Inflation Reports
3|31|14

Rents Augur Inflation

Luke F. Delorme
Plummeting vacancies in the rental market and increased shelter costs point to...
Everyday Price Index
3|18|14

EPI Springs Ahead

Theodore Cangero
The February Everyday Price Index (EPI) increased 0.5 percent, in contrast to a...
Business-Cycle Conditions
3|4|14

Weather Weakness

Robert Hughes
Severe weather has slowed the economy resulting in a drop in our Business Cycle...
Inflation Reports
2|26|14

Marginal Gains

Luke F. Delorme
Corporate profits as a percentage of GDP are at an all-time high. Commodities...
Everyday Price Index
2|20|14

EPI Loses Traction in the Snow

Theodore Cangero
The January Everyday Price Index (EPI) ticked down 0.1 percent in contrast to a...
Business-Cycle Conditions
2|6|14

Global Expectations Rising

Robert Hughes
Forecasts for global economic growth are rising, providing some upside...
Inflation Reports
1|27|14

When Money Isn’t Money

Luke F. Delorme
AIER coins the term moneyness.
Everyday Price Index
1|16|14

EPI Keeps Warm in Arctic Blast

Theodore Cangero
The Everyday Price Index (EPI) increased 0.2 percent for December in response...
Business-Cycle Conditions
1|9|14

Auspicious Start to 2014

Robert Hughes
AIER’s researchers identify six key areas to watch in 2014.
Everyday Price Index
12|18|13

EPI Falls, Earnings Rise

Luke F. Delorme
A 3.2 percent decline in motor fuel prices, representing the fifth consecutive...
Research Reports
11|21|13

Recovery Boosts Informal Learning

Jared Benjamin
The towns and cities of the College Destinations Index return to pre-recession...
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