When listeners check the price tag…

Kai Ryssdal, Bennett Purser, and Liz Sanchez Feb 7, 2019
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When listeners check the price tag…

Kai Ryssdal, Bennett Purser, and Liz Sanchez Feb 7, 2019
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Here at Marketplace, we like to keep tabs on inflation and price hikes, as do our listeners. While checking-in with some loyal price-watchers, many pointed out how different events in the economy, environment and politics can impact what they’re willing to spend. Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal shares these latest pricing stories.

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