Marketplace PM for May 18, 2005

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The principles of hedonics

Government statistics show consumer prices are holding pretty steady. But, go into any mall in the country, and most consumers will tell you otherwise. Gretchen Cook asks, 'what is up with inflation?'
Posted In: Wall Street

Commentary: CAFTA

Commentator and former Labor Secretary Robert Reich sounds off on how lawmakers can win support for the Central American Trade Agreement by just tweaking some of the rules.

Trusting the U.S.

Host David Brown talks to global business guru and professor Prabhu Guptara about what the rest of the world thinks of American business practices.
Posted In: Canada

Electronic Entertainment Expo

Curt Nickisch sneaks off to the Electronic Entertainment Expo to check out the coolest new video games and gadgets you may be seeing during the holiday season this year.
Posted In: Wall Street