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    The Oreo Centennial

    Dec 28, 11 • 177 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Financial Markets, Households, Innovation, International Trade and Finance, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Next year, we can celebrate Oreo’s 100th birthday. First sold in 1912, Oreos have been priced at: 1922: 32 cents/lb. 1934: 27 cents/lb. 1960: 45 cents/lb. 1991: $2.39/lb. 2008: $4.29/18oz. 2011: $4.29/16.6oz. Amazingly, according to the Bureau of Labor...