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PPI for final demand foods increased 3.5 percent over the year ending November 2017 

December 15, 2017
The Producer Price Index (PPI) for final demand foods increased 3.5 percent from November 2016 to November 2017. Within that index grouping, the index for eggs for fresh use increased 115.9 percent and the index for fresh and dry vegetables rose 39.8 percent. Full Text »
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Arlington Memorial Bridge spans the decades as a study in long-term price change

This article examines the history of the Arlington Memorial Bridge and compares the original construction with a contemporary proposed rebuilding of it, which provides an interesting illustration of long-term price change in the United States, with the help of Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data.
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