Inflation index declines 0.1 points in April
By New Statesman - 14 May 9:20

Cost pressures are undermining consumer spending power, says BDO.

The leader of the fascist Golden Dawn party
Could the rise of Golden Dawn save the Eurozone?
By Alex Hern - 11 May 16:08

In Germany's nightmares, inflation leads to Nazis. But now that there are Nazis anyway, perhaps we'l

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UK output price index up 3.3 per cent
By New Statesman - 11 May 12:27

The lowest annual rate since December 2009, when the index rose 3.2 per cent.

Chart of the day: the cost of inflation
By Alex Hern - 20 April 9:16

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Mervyn King is a tyrant, but who will succeed him at the Bank?
By David Blanchflower - 18 April 14:44

It’s time for a heavyweight at the Old Lady of Threadneedle Street.

The UK's inflation rate climbs to 3.5 per cent
By New Statesman - 17 April 11:10

Higher food prices and clothing costs drive unexpected rise on the consumer price index.

A Tajik migrant texts in Moscow. Mobiles are an essential tool worldwide (Getty)
Consumption inequality is rising
By Alex Hern - 10 April 11:02

In the last thirty years, consumption inequality has risen as fast as income inequality.

Chart of the day: Low and stable inflation
By Alex Hern - 04 April 13:40

You can't eat low and stable inflation expectations. Which is a shame.

Who spends the most on beer?
By Alex Hern - 03 April 9:46

And other questions, answered by the US Bureau of Labour Statistics.

Chart of the day: the rise of the online shopping
By Alex Hern - 22 March 15:07

The internet now accounts for 10.7 per cent of all retail sales

Chart of the Day: Inflation falls
By New Statesman - 20 March 9:56

CPI and RPI both drop by 0.2 points

The lowly pineapple, finally in the inflation basket. Flickr/ECohen, CC-BY-SA
iPads in, colour film out: the 2012 inflation basket
By Alex Hern - 13 March 10:47

And the lowly pineapple finally makes it into basket of goods used to calculate inflation.

Lowest shop price inflation in nearly two years
By New Statesman - 07 March 7:02

But food inflation rises to 4.2 per cent.

First time buyers continue to rise as house prices stagnate
By Alex Hern - 06 March 10:09

A year of stagnant house prices has not deterred first time buyers from entering the market - but is

House prices surge by 0.6 per cent in February
By New Statesman - 01 March 18:18

First-time buyers take advantage of stamp duty holiday.

Japan: inflation
By New Statesman - 01 March 16:44

Russia: inflation
By New Statesman - 01 March 15:11

Australia: inflation
By New Statesman - 01 March 14:58
South Korea: inflation
By New Statesman - 01 March 14:18
Turkey: inflation
By New Statesman - 01 March 13:55

United States: inflation
By New Statesman - 29 February 15:55

Argentina: inflation
By New Statesman - 29 February 12:52

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