Problem

High consumer prices

Other Names:
Excessive retail prices
Price inflation
Incidence:
The predominance of company car sales in the UK, pushes up prices because of the scale of discounts offered to fleet buyers means that these are largely recouped from private buyers.
Narrower Problems:
Prohibitive cost of newspapers
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
22.02.1997 – 00:00 CET