RESOURCES

An innovative new way to track inflation.

Many people complain that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) doesn’t accurately capture the real inflation rate for the items we buy. Take a look at how the folks at MIT are using the internet to develop a better way to track prices.

http://bpp.mit.edu/daily-price-indexes/?country=USA

Quantitative Easing

A Great Video that Explains “Quantitative Easing”

An irreverent look at the Fed’s efforts to stimulate the economy. (Some mild adult language)