You’ve spotted a laptop on sale with 30% off. It looks like what you’re looking for. Plus the store is offering free delivery and there’s enough credit on your card to “buy now”.
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money illusion
Despite its supernatural-sounding title, money illusion is firmly based in reality.
It is the tendency for people to think of the face value of money rather than money’s actual worth. It happens more often and is more important than many may think.
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Inflation is so important that authorities regularly announce it and the media tell the public about it.
Economists write many papers about it. It eats away at the spending power of money. Many central banks adjust monetary policy to target a set rate of inflation.
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