Inflation remains stable

Inflation remains stableFollowing a sharp rise in October, new figures have shown that inflation, as measured by the Consumer Prices Index (CPI), remained unchanged in November at 2.70%. The Retail Prices Index (RPI) actually fell, from 3.2% in October to 3% in November. However, if economists are right this short period of stability could soon come to an end. Falling prices Lower prices on a wide range of goods, including fuel, plane tickets, beer and carpets helped to keep inflation in check during November. However, many economists and financial experts believe that ...