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Inflationary impact of pricing by concentrated industries. Hearings...93d Congress, 2d Session... by United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee.

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Published by USGPO in Washington .
Written in English


  • Prices.,
  • Inflation (Finance),
  • Pricing.

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StatementSeptember 4 and 9, and October 7, 1974.
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Paginationvi, 255 p.
Number of Pages255
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Open LibraryOL22234761M

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prices of concentrated industries tend to lag behind in inflationary movements and, if any-thing, delay the transmission of inflation. The 16 effect of price controls on large corporations in —73 is also examined, In the third part of the study I compare the tim-ing of price responses to changes in output in. Here, a pricing equation is estimated that implicitly measures the rate of change in markup as a function of aggregate demand growth, aggregate inflation and industry cost inflation.   The scale of the inflationary impact on UK food prices is shown in Fig. 1 through the effect on the official CPI index. Substantial and widespread rises in world commodity prices in early (detailed in Appendix Fig. A3b) propelled increases in producer and consumer food price inflation. Despite large supermarkets having substantial buying Cited by: There is almost complete unanimity among economists and various commentators that inflation consists in general increases in the prices of goods and services. From this it is established that anything that contributes to price increases sets inflation in motion. Contrary to the popular definition, however, inflation is not about a general rise in prices but about increases in money supply.

  Rising prices are hurting many industries including retailers. Shoppers may reject higher prices and cut back spending to preserve their household budgets. Retailers will .   Whatever the case, the relationship seems clear to this observer: the classic price-to-book value portfolio is essentially a bet on long-term inflationary pressures continuing to benefit certain segments of the equity market at the expense of others.   Inflation is defined as a sustained increase in the price of goods and services. In an inflationary environment, a gallon of milk that once cost $3 may now cost $4. Over time, inflation . In an Oligopoly industry a change in price by one firm will _____ impact the other firms in the industry. Type: Multiple Choice Points awarded: / Your answer(s): •none of the above Correct answer(s): not slightly significantly none of the above Question 2: In an Oligopoly industry sometimes there will be a price leader that others tend to follow. Type: True or False Points awarded.

  When prices for energy, food, commodities, and other goods and services rise, the entire economy is affected. Rising prices, known as inflation, impact the cost of living, the cost of doing. II. Measures of Price Inflation Price inflationismeasured withprice indices, and there area large number of price indicesavailable for theU.S. economy. These variousprice indices differ from one another according to the commoditieswhich they cover and also according to theweights (or importance) which isattached to the covered commodities. The third area of the markups impact refers to their positive correlation with price inflation [Chirinko and Fazzari , Bowlder andJansen ], which appeared also in the New Keynesian models.   Inflation happens when prices rise across the economy to a certain degree. Key Takeaways Cost-push inflation is the decrease in the aggregate supply of goods and services stemming from an increase.