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Weekly Economic Perspectives: US Consumers' Perceptions of Household Net Worth Worsen

The Economy

  • US inflation slows, but only a little.
  • First quarter UK growth undershot expectations.
  • French wage inflation turns higher.
  • No real signs of Japanese wage inflation.
  • Australian business sentiment remains robust.

Spotlight On Next Week

  • US retail sales seen resilient. UK consumer price inflation to spike further.
  • The Japanese economy likely shrank in Q1.

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