Food inflation is a major complaint, but some farmers and companies say market forces will keep prices in check.
It'll take more than political policy to lower prices.
That’s because for certain things …customers are just willing to pay more.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff convenes a committee to monitor prices and service ahead of next year’s World Cup to head off price gouging. But for retailers, there’s a fine line between appropriately responding to increased demand and taking advantage.