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Infographic: Your Stuff’s Not As Cheap As You Think It Is

What do we really trade for all of the cheap stuff we buy?
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Doug Pibel New 2012Katrina Rabeler headshotDoug Pibel and Katrina Rabeler researched this article for The Human Cost of Stuff, the Fall 2013 issue of YES! Magazine. Doug is managing editor of YES! and Katrina is an editorial intern.

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www.census.gov/retail
www.federalreserve.gov/releases/g19/hist/cc_hist_sa_levels.html
www.americanprogress.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/RealWageStudy-3.pdf
data.bls.gov

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