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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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  • 301 Brexit, House prices and Summer 2020

    1. 1. Including the effects Brexit, where do you think average UK house prices will be relative to now in June 2020?


      • down 5% +
      • down 2.5%
      • Even
      • up 2.5%
      • up 5%



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