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Inflation in the twentieth century

George Horsman

Inflation in the twentieth century

evidence from Europe and North America

by George Horsman

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Published by Harvester Wheatsheaf, St. Martin"s Press in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Inflation (Finance) -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Inflation (Finance) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesInflation in the 20th century.
      StatementGeorge Horsman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG924 .H64 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 299 p. ;
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2038642M
      ISBN 100312019882
      LC Control Number88015057

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        Inflation Adjusted Real Estate Prices- Lets take a look at the idea that housing prices always go up. Of course, each neighborhood is different, so some neighborhoods might be going down while a few miles away housing prices are skyrocketing but by looking at the nationwide average and by adjusting those prices for inflation we can get a better picture of how real estate prices really act. Start Up: The Inflation/Unemployment Conundrum. As the twentieth century drew to a close, the people of the United States could look back on a remarkable achievement. From through , the unemployment rate fell every year. The inflation rate, measured as the annual percentage change in the implicit price deflator, was about 2% or less.


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