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Inflation is low ... but only on the Chav Price Index

Jon Ungoed-Thomas and Anna Mikhailova

Middle classes hit hardest by price rises that official statistics ignore

IT’S one of the conundrums of new Labour: why in this “historic” era of low inflation are prices rising so quickly? Now the government’s own figures suggest it might be because Gordon Brown’s typical “shopping basket” used to assess the cost of living is chock-full of bargain items.

read full article at: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,2087-2291868,00.html

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