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VIDEO: Richard Exell on the Coalition’s inflation trick – CPI or RPI?

15 Feb 2011, by in Labour market, Pensions & Investment

Another clip from today’s TUC/IDS pay conference. In it, Richard discusses the major impact that the Government’s seemingly minor switch in the method used to calculate inflation will actually have on low and middle income workers and pensioners. Apologies for the rather restricted view of Richard himself – he is there behind that laptop, honest!

One Response to VIDEO: Richard Exell on the Coalition’s inflation trick – CPI or RPI?

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