Consumer Prices | Econbrowser

Show differing trajectories, depending on coverage, construction. Figure 1: CPI (blue), chained CPI adjusted by author using X-13 (tan), CPI for wage and clerical workers (pink), HICP adjusted by author using X-13 (red), PCE deflator (green), all in logs, 2022M01=0. Source: BLS via FRED, BEA, and author’s calculations. Note that PCE uses prices of goods … Read more

New consumer paradigms for insurance | Insurance Blog

The way consumers shop for insurance has greatly changed over the past 20 years. From the rise of digital direct (and more recently, embedded) to having the option to provide data for better prices, consumers have more influence than ever before. The core elements underpinning these changes, increasing capture and use of data and the … Read more