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E-book, Lesson Plan

Description:

The seasonally adjusted rate of change in the consumer price index (CPI) during the month of August 2003 was 0.3 percent (an increase of four-tenths of one percent). The rate of increase in the consumer price index over the past twelve months was 2.2 percent. In August, the core consumer price index, which excludes energy and food prices, increased 0.1 percent. Over the last twelve months, the core index increased 1.3 percent.

Subjects:

  • Social Studies > General
  • Social Studies > Economics

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Consumer Economics - Consumer Price Index (CPI) - Consumers - Deflation - Full Employment - Inflation - Monetary Policy - Money - Unemployment

Language:

English

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