Tag: energy

Cost of Essentials

Chart of the Week: Week 14, 2014: Cost of Essentials

After last week's chart on wages compared to inflation, we received plenty of correspondence asking whether CPI is the best measure for the cost of living.

/ April 2, 2014
Damon de Laszlo

February 2013

The pessimists are emphasising a lack of overall pick up in GDP. This makes for good press headlines and discussion for the pontificating pundits. The GDP is inevitably being depressed as the Government ...

/ February 14, 2013
Damon de Laszlo

November 2012

Next year should prove to be one of considerable growth in the Pacific and the US. It is only hoped that Europe will hold together politically for long enough to benefit. The greatest worry is that the huge percentage of...

/ November 7, 2012