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Still, if there’s any connection at all, then it should ease concerns about inflation.

From Fortune

After adjusting for inflation over two decades, the deal with Cisterra would end up costing about $127 million, according to the city’s independent budget analyst.

They analyzed how a collapsing universe would change its own structure, and they ultimately discovered that contraction can beat inflation at its own game.

Its supporters believe a currency’s value should be connected with the amount of gold in reserves as a way to prevent inflation.

From Quartz

California recently capped the amount rent could be raised across the state at 5 percent plus inflation.

It raises inflation, since you need more rubles to buy imports.

The penalties are set in stone through 2016, but after that they will remain at $695 per year, plus inflation.

The median household income in inflation-adjusted dollars back in 1987 was… well, what do you think?

A predictable, inflation-adjusted minimum wage would make business planning easier.

With a total of $289 million (adjusted for inflation), it is the highest-grossing silent film of all time.

I candidly answered that I could not see the end of the inflation.

Then the results of the inflation came with relentless and rapid pace.

The diagnostic characters were the length and breadth of the rostrum and the relatively great inflation of the auditory bullae.

Under the stress of war, this process of credit inflation has been growing like the genii let out of the bottle.

And do not let anybody fool you for a single second by talking about "fiat money" and "inflation of the currency."


On this page you'll find 43 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inflation, such as: boom, expansion, hike, rise, aggrandizement, and boost.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.