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Making Sen$e with Paul Solman: Tracking Inflation: How Fast Are Prices Rising?
Source: Council for Economic Education (EconEdLink) | Type: Interactive Tool - Making Sen$e with Solman

As part of his continuing coverage of Making Sense of financial news, Paul Solman reports on the growing rate of inflation and how Americans are dealing with the extra costs. According to the government's latest figures, prices made the biggest jump in any 12-month period since October 2008.





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All the details of inflation    July 18, 2011
By: Lynde, M
Inflation is a complex subject and this is a fairly complex video. The real life shopping stories make is manageable but I think a pre viewing guide of terms and definitions would help students stay anchored to the discussion. This lesson does a very nice job in covering what is a very complex subject.