TITLE

What Can We Do About Inflation?

AUTHOR(S)
Walinsky, Louis J.
PUB. DATE
March 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;3/2/74, Vol. 170 Issue 9, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the policy of the U.S. Government to solve the problem of inflation. Concerns over the rise in the consumer and wholesale price indexes; Assessment of the impact of oil and energy shortages on people; Implementation of the price control program of U.S. President Richard Nixon; Role of dollar devaluation in increasing import prices and in making export cheaper; Opinion that the price control program of U.S. President Richard Nixon failed because of the premature liquidation of the wage and price controls.
ACCESSION #
10167450

 

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