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CPI, GDP, etc: The 10 most important economic charts of the week

By Melvin Backman

CPI

Euro-zone inflation continues to fall short of European Central Bank targets

Nigerian inflation continues to outrun the Central Bank of Nigeria’s targets

GDP

Greece’s economy seems to have actually grown last quarter…

…while the euro zone’s economy continues to grind along

Meanwhile, Russia’s economy is not doing so well

Also

China’s trade numbers were looking pretty rough before the devaluation hubbub

US productivity improved a little bit

…and unit labor costs are slowing down

Brazil retail sales continue to drop

US retail sales, on the other hand, are showing signs of life