Inflation Highest in 17 Years

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The Big Squeeze The Consumer Price Index rose 4.1% in 2007, which was the biggest increase since a 6.1% jump in prices in 1990. Average weekly earnings, after adjusting for inflation, dropped by 0.9% in 2007, the biggest setback since a 1.5% fall in 2005. Economics are Boring Let’s face it, Economics are boring.  They […]