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    In West Virginia, Is Price Gouging a Problem or a Solution?

    Jan 14, 14 • 421 Views • Behavioral Economics, Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Economic Debates, Environment, Government, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    West Virginia’s Attorney General says it’s illegal and “just plain wrong” to inflate the price of water in times of emergency. In addition, he suggests that people keep an eye on what vendors charge for items like hand sanitizer and