"Measuring Our Economy"
Introduction In this chapter you have read about the important role that our government plays in the economy. By studying economic indicators the government determines whether the economy is in a period of expansion or recession. One goal is to keep inflation under control. One statistic that gives economists insight into the growth of the economy is the Consumer Price Index.
Destination Title: The Bureau of Labor Statistics
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