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    "The inflation rate as measured by the Consumer Price Index" as it pertains to Wal-Mart. Sources cited APA style.

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    The inflation rate is the change in level of prices over a period of time. It means an increase in the overall level of prices. In simple terms, when the prices of goods and service go up we say there is inflation. From another stand point inflation means a fall in the value of money.

    What is important in the context of inflation is to determine how fast the prices are increasing. For this we need to know what the rate of inflation is. Exactly it means the percent increase in the price level over a pre-defined ...

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    Wal-Mart is discussed very comprehensively in this explanation. The expert determines if the inflation rate as measured by the COnsumer Price Index pertains to Wal-Mart.