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Unbelievable Textbook Cartels

It’s not as if profits for the textbook industry were very high for individual authors, as if this were true more firms would enter into the industry, but that is not the case. 979 more words

Economics

Deflation Down Under, RBA Kanagroos Kick For Lower Rates!

“Australia saw deflation for the first time in seven years in the first quarter, as falling petrol, food, and clothing prices drove down the cost of a basket of goods and services.” ( 468 more words

Economics

Inflation stays cool at 1.3% in March

OTTAWA – Inflation remained cool last month at 1.3 per cent as stubbornly low energy prices continued to weigh down the annual rate, Statistics Canada said Friday. 329 more words

Money

Annual inflation 0.4%

New Zealand continues to have barely any inflation , with low oil prices continuing to keep costs down but food prices are also down 0.4% over the last year. 378 more words

General

What moves a currency: the Consumer Price Index (CPI)

A Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures changes in the price level of a market basket of consumer goods and services purchased by households. The CPI is a statistical estimate constructed using the prices of a sample of representative items whose prices are collected periodically. 252 more words

Onorio Francesco Salvatore

The Fundamental Analysis in Forex Trading

The Fundamental Analysis in Forex trading is the interpretation of statistical reports and economic indicators. Changes in the interest rates, employment reports, and the latest inflation indicators are all tools for this type of analysis. 137 more words

Onorio Francesco Salvatore

SOME SPRING IN OUR STEP

Spring is nearly here, and some sectors of the economy are warming more than others.

Home Sales: Heating Up
Lower than expected home loans rates are making homeownership more affordable than renting in many areas. 300 more words

Michelle Wickett