Real earnings

November 13, 2018 - 6:20 am
LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that average earnings in Britain are rising at their highest rate since the most acute phase of the global financial crisis a decade ago. The Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that average weekly earnings over the three months to September, excluding...
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FILE- In this May 30, 2018, file photo, a shopper walks through the updated cosmetic department at a Target store in San Antonio. On Friday, Aug. 10, the Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for July. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
August 10, 2018 - 9:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer prices climbed 2.9 percent in July from a year earlier, a rate of inflation that suggests Americans are earning less than a year ago despite an otherwise solid economy. The Labor Department said Friday that the consumer price index ticked up 0.2 percent in July. Annual...
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FILE- In this May 30, 2018, file photo, a shopper walks through the updated cosmetic department at a Target store in San Antonio. On Friday, Aug. 10, the Labor Department reports on U.S. consumer prices for July. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
August 10, 2018 - 8:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer prices climbed 2.9 percent in July from a year earlier, a rate of inflation that suggests Americans are earning less than a year ago despite an otherwise solid economy. The Labor Department said Friday that the consumer price index ticked up 0.2 percent in July. Annual...
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April 17, 2018 - 4:54 am
LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that wages in Britain are rising faster than prices, a positive development for households that will likely fuel expectations that the Bank of England will raise interest rates again next month. The Office for National Statistics said Tuesday that average weekly...
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