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Cost of Living 4th Quarter 2012 Recently the Jefferson City-based Missouri Economic Research and Information Center (MERIC) published comparative cost-of-living indices for the 50 states covering the fourth quarter of 2012.  (See the link above.)  The National Institute for Labor Relations Research has now used these data, plus MERIC’s indices for…(Read More)

Despite High Cost of Living, New Jersey Has Yet to Bump Up Its … Professional economists and ordinary Americans alike understand that the purchasing power of a dollar varies widely from state to state.  That’s why employees who are considering relocating to another state and businesses seeking to hire capable out-of-state employees often…(Read More)