The Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a yardstick used to measure the rate at which prices increase for a basket of goods for the average South African consumer. 365 more words
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With newly confirmed Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen, investors often parse her testimony to gain insight on the future direction of interest rates. In last week’s testimony, Yellen inferred that easy money policy is still plausible because labor markets remain… 282 more words
There is no doubt that the gap between the rich and the middle class and poor has widened in recent years. And the most recent studies confirm a continuation of that trend with capital gains playing a major role. 986 more words
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Ready Reckoner for inflation adjusted price for ‘same value’.
Necessity being the Mother of Invention, we have turned our hands to the provision of a small and crude ‘ready reckoner’, for to answer questions related to… 466 more words