TITLE

Feeding Russia: Monopoly Busters

AUTHOR(S)
Panchenko, Tamara
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Transitions Online;10/25/2010, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on price rises for basic foods in Russia during 2010. As major retailers imposed higher prices on a wide range of foods, the federal authorities said that there is reason to suspect hypermarkets of fixing the price of a basic grain. It is stated that rising prices of buckwheat, millet, eggs, and dairy products are pushing inflation up faster than Russian economists had predicted.
ACCESSION #
56103309

 

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