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Yes, fireworks prices are skyrocketing, but there should be plenty of...

Jay L. Zagorsky, Boston University If you’re looking forward to shooting off bottle rockets and Roman candles this Fourth...

Manchin killed Build Back Better over inflation concerns – an economist...

Michael Klein, Tufts University One of Sen. Joe Manchin’s main concerns in deciding to pull his support for President...

Why are prices so high? Blame the supply chain – and...

Craig Austin, Florida International University Consumer prices soared in October 2021 and are now up 6.2% from a year...

Thanks, ‘Avengers: Endgame,’ for reminding us why inflation matters

Jay L. Zagorsky, Boston University Marvel recently re-released the final film in its “Avengers” series with extra footage and a post-credit tribute in hopes of...

Inflation is healthy for the economy – but too much can...

Richard S. Warr, North Carolina State University In a healthy economy, prices tend to go up – a process called inflation. While you might not like...

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eReaders aren’t destroying reading – they’re just changing it

By Ryan Spencer, University of Canberra The nature of reading books is changing: the closure of traditional bookstores indicates that paper book sales are in...