Posts Tagged ‘rule of 70’

  • PNC Wealth Management Measures Inflation With Its Christmas Price Index

    Inflation: The Christmas Price Index

    Dec 25, 12 • 178 Views • Behavioral Economics, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Economic Humor, Households, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Money and Monetary Policy, UncategorizedNo Comments

    How to measure inflation? The Christmas Price Index. Whereas the BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics) Consumer Price Index includes food and medical care and cars, PNC Wealth Management’s CPI, its Christmas Price Index, has swans and hens and dancing maids....

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    The Christmas Price Index

    Dec 24, 10 • 88 Views • Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic History, Macroeconomic MeasurementNo Comments

    You might want to check the CPI…the Christmas Price Index. Calculated by PNC for the last 27 years, it tells us the value of the items in “The 12 Days of Christmas.” This year, the PNC CPI totaled $23,439.38 for anyone purchasing one of each...