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Subject:  Re: Feb CPI-U up slightly Date:  3/16/2006  10:06 AM
Author:  Lokicious Number:  15795 of 36514

"I'm hoping for a negative number in march, just to see what will happen to the fixed rate."

I'm hoping for a negative number just to see what happens, period. I thought Ken was the one who proved the Treasury did not, in fact, base the fiex rate on I-bonds on TIPS' fixed rate, even back when the numbers looked close (unlike in November). This will be interesting to watch.

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