Food and Gasoline Offset in the Everyday Price Index

– November 12, 2020

“AIER’s Everyday Price Index fell 0.1 percent in October as food and energy price changes largely offset each other.” – Robert Hughes

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Transportation Drives Prices in September

– October 13, 2020

“AIER’s Everyday Price Index rose 0.2 percent in September on a snapback in intracity transportation. Distortions to prices and economic activity continue under lockdown policies.” – Robert Hughes

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Everyday Prices Pushed Higher by Phone Service and Restaurants

– September 11, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index rose 0.1 percent in August as distortions to the economy from lockdowns and other restrictions impacted prices.

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Everyday Prices Rise for a Third Month Led by Gas and Phone Service

– August 12, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index rose 0.5 percent in July, pushed higher by gas and wireless phone services.

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Everyday Prices Surge on Food and Energy Gains in June

– July 14, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index jumped 1.2 percent in June, pushed higher by food and energy, the largest components in the index.

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Lockdowns Drive Up Everyday Prices in May

– June 10, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index rose 0.3 percent in May, pushed higher by groceries, alcohol, and take-out.

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Everyday Price Index Falls for a Third Month in April

– May 12, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index fell 0.7 percent in April, the third consecutive decline, pushing the 12-month change to -1.7 percent.

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Everyday Price Index Falls Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

– April 10, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index fell 0.7 percent in March on a drop in motor fuel prices.

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Gasoline Offsets Food and Apparel in February EPI

– March 11, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index fell 0.2 percent in February as energy offset food and apparel.

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Everyday Prices Rise on Gains in Food and Communication Services

– February 13, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index rose 0.3 percent in January after being unchanged in December.

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Everyday Price Index Unchanged in December

– January 14, 2020

AIER’s Everyday Price Index was unchanged in December but is up 2.1 percent for the year, the fastest pace since October 2018.

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Gas and Apparel Pull Everyday Prices Down in November

– December 11, 2019

AIER’s Everyday Price Index fell 0.1 percent in November after posting a 0.4 percent increase in October. Overall, net changes in the Everyday Price Index remain modest.

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