Business Inflation Expectations Increase in April
April 16, 2012
The inflation expectations of businesses in the Southeast for the coming year rose to 2.1 percent in April, up from 2.0 percent in March, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's most recent business inflation survey. The survey was conducted April 9–13 with 165 firms responding to questions about their business conditions, inflation outlook, and potential pricing pressures. The results are summarized below.