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Saturday, 25 June 2016

UK inflation shambles can't be left to fester

Unbiased inflation

The decision to maintain the flawed RPI inflation metric perpetuates an unfair transfer from taxpayers to bondholders and pensioners. Meanwhile, the UK is needlessly creating another inflation measure. The national statistics body has been tarnished. The mess needs cleaning up.

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