Toward a More Accurate Measure of the Cost of Living

Toward a More Accurate Measure of the Cost of Living

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Advisory Commission to Study the Consumer Price Index

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000050381882

Category: Consumer price indexes

Page: 188

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Categories: Consumer price indexes

The Cost of Living

The Cost of Living

Author: Kenneth Radu

Publisher: Ste. Anne de Bellevue, Que. : The Muses' Company/La Conpagnie des Muses

ISBN: STANFORD:36105043172563

Category: Short stories, Canadian

Page: 134

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Categories: Short stories, Canadian

AIER Cost of living Calculator

AIER Cost of living Calculator

The calculator uses the Consumer Price Index to compare dollar values from one year to another, from 1913 onward.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:52175312

Category: Cost and standard of living

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The calculator uses the Consumer Price Index to compare dollar values from one year to another, from 1913 onward. The site also provides information about the research, programs and publications of the AIER, an independent, non-profit educational organization concerned with economic and financial issues.
Categories: Cost and standard of living

A History of the Cost of Living

A History of the Cost of Living

Author: John Burnett

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015014944675

Category: Cost and standard of living

Page: 365

View: 105

Categories: Cost and standard of living

Cost of Living in the United States May 1924

Cost of Living in the United States     May  1924

Author: United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSC:32106020105679

Category: Cost and standard of living

Page: 466

View: 793

Categories: Cost and standard of living

The Cost of Living

The Cost of Living

After a young woman is brutally attacked on her way home from the supermarket, checkout girl Bea is determined to find out who's responsible.

Author: Rachel Ward

Publisher:

ISBN: 191098583X

Category: Detective and mystery stories

Page: 326

View: 978

After a young woman is brutally attacked on her way home from the supermarket, checkout girl Bea is determined to find out who's responsible. Customers and colleagues become suspects, and while fear stalks the town, Bea risks serious danger.
Categories: Detective and mystery stories

Cost of Living TCG Edition

Cost of Living  TCG Edition

“Immensely haunting… The first of many great things about Martyna Majok’s Cost of Living… is the way it slams the door on uplifting stereotypes… Ms. Majok has engineered her plot to lead naturally to moments of intense and ...

Author: Martyna Majok

Publisher: Theatre Communications Group

ISBN: 9781559369107

Category: Drama

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“Immensely haunting… The first of many great things about Martyna Majok’s Cost of Living… is the way it slams the door on uplifting stereotypes… Ms. Majok has engineered her plot to lead naturally to moments of intense and complicated pungency… If you don’t find yourself in someone in Cost of Living, you’re not looking.” —Jesse Green, New York Times Winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Cost of Living deftly challenges the typical perceptions of those living with disabilities and delves deep into the ways class, race, nationality, and wealth can create gulfs between people, even as they long for the ability to connect. Eddie, an unemployed truck driver, and his estranged ex-wife, Ani, find themselves unexpectedly reunited after a terrible accident leaves her quadriplegic. John, a brilliant PhD student with cerebral palsy, hires Jess, a first-generation recent graduate who has fallen on desperate times, as his new aide.
Categories: Drama

The Cost of Living

The Cost of Living

For those who have been mesmerized by her vision of India, here is a sketch, traced in fire, of its topsy-turvy society, where the lives of the many are sacrificed for the comforts of the few. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Author: Arundhati Roy

Publisher: Vintage Canada

ISBN: 9780307367129

Category: Political Science

Page: 144

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From the bestselling author of The God of Small Things comes a scathing and passionate indictment of big government's disregard for the individual. In her Booker Prize-winning novel, The God of Small Things, Arundhati Roy turned a compassionate but unrelenting eye on one family in India. Now she lavishes the same acrobatic language and fierce humanity on the future of her beloved country. In this spirited polemic, Roy dares to take on two of the great illusions of India's progress: the massive dam projects that were supposed to haul this sprawling subcontinent into the modern age--but which instead have displaced untold millions--and the detonation of India's first nuclear bomb, with all its attendant Faustian bargains. Merging her inimitable voice with a great moral outrage and imaginative sweep, Roy peels away the mask of democracy and prosperity to show the true costs hidden beneath. For those who have been mesmerized by her vision of India, here is a sketch, traced in fire, of its topsy-turvy society, where the lives of the many are sacrificed for the comforts of the few. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Categories: Political Science

The Cost of Living in America

The Cost of Living in America

Stapleford interweaves economic theory with political history to show why Americans vest so much authority in the Consumer Price Index.

Author: Thomas A. Stapleford

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521895019

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 421

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Stapleford interweaves economic theory with political history to show why Americans vest so much authority in the Consumer Price Index.
Categories: Business & Economics

The Cost of Living

The Cost of Living

It is the story of every woman throughout history who has expended her love and labour on making a home that turns out to serve the needs of everyone except herself. Wonderful.

Author: Deborah Levy

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780241977576

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 208

View: 949

The audacious and elegiac second installment in her 'living autobiography' on writing and womanhood, from the twice-Man Booker Prize-shortlisted author of Hot Milk and Swimming Home Following the acclaimed Things I Don't Want to Know, Deborah Levy returns to the subject of her life in letters. The Cost of Living reveals a writer in radical flux, considering what it means to live with value and meaning and pleasure. This perfectly crafted snapshot of a woman in the process of transformation is as distinctive, wide-ranging and original as Levy's acclaimed novels, an essential read for every Deborah Levy fan.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

The Cost of Living

The Cost of Living

Author: American Academy of Political and Social Science

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044037738119

Category: Cost and standard of living

Page: 301

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The Price of Everything

The Price of Everything

Porter sets out to uncover the hidden logic of price and value that drives people's actions. The connections he uncovers are unexpected, sometimes shocking, always interesting, and ultimately highly enlightening.

Author: Eduardo Porter

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 9780099537359

Category: Prices

Page: 296

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"Why is a life saved from a terrorist attack worth two saved from a natural disaster? Why are women more valuable than ever? Why do Americans tip when Europeans don't? And how can orange juice be used to predict the weather? i>i>The Price of Everything starts with a simple premise- behind every decision we make lies a price, whether we're buying a cup of coffee, taking a new job, or deciding to become a parent. Prices are the invisible thread that connect and explain our society, culture, economy, successes and failures. Revealing connections that are ingenious and unexpected, Eduardo Porter shows just how fundamental the price of things, work, happiness, faith, family and the future is - both to our everyday lives and to civilisation as we know it."
Categories: Prices

Reducing the Cost of Living

Reducing the Cost of Living

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

Author: Scott Nearing

Publisher: Wentworth Press

ISBN: 0469972130

Category: History

Page: 340

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.
Categories: History

Death the High Cost of Living

Death  the High Cost of Living

Written by Neil Gaiman; Art by Chris Bachalo, Mark Buckingham, and Dave McKean From the pages of Neil Gaiman's SANDMAN comes the young, pale, perky, and genuinely likable Death.

Author: Neil Gaiman

Publisher: Vertigo

ISBN: 1563891336

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 103

View: 565

Written by Neil Gaiman; Art by Chris Bachalo, Mark Buckingham, and Dave McKean From the pages of Neil Gaiman's SANDMAN comes the young, pale, perky, and genuinely likable Death. One day in every century, Death walks the Earth to better understand those to whom she will be the final visitor. Today is that day. As a young mortal girl named Didi, Death befriends a teenager and helps a 250-year old homeless woman find her missing heart. What follows is a sincere musing on love, life and (of course) death.
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels