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Retirement security : alternate price indexes for cost-of-living adjustments present tradeoffs

Author: United States. Government Accountability Office,
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : United States Government Accountability Office, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : National government publication : English
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Federal benefits programs often include cost-of-living adjustments (COLA) to ensure that benefits keep pace with inflation and to maintain the purchasing power of those benefits. These COLAs are often based on consumer price indexes (CPI), which measure the average change in the prices of goods and services over time. This report provides information on the benefits and disadvantages of alternate price indexes for  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: United States. Government Accountability Office,
OCLC Number: 1083671162
Notes: "January 28, 2019."
Description: 1 online resource (45 pages, chiefly slides)
Other Titles: Cost-of-living adjustments for older Americans

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Federal benefits programs often include cost-of-living adjustments (COLA) to ensure that benefits keep pace with inflation and to maintain the purchasing power of those benefits. These COLAs are often based on consumer price indexes (CPI), which measure the average change in the prices of goods and services over time. This report provides information on the benefits and disadvantages of alternate price indexes for measuring the cost of living for older Americans.

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