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Wednesday, March 9th, 2011 technology  research  practice

A Research Tip

  • Research & Writing

Today’s Tip: research with an eye to time relevance
OR
talk about today’s dollars.

When you are reading case law with a monetary award, you might want to look at that award in today dollar values.  The Bank of Canada Inflation Calculator is a great link to put in your favourites as it can quickly give you a present value for a historical figure.

How significant is inflation? $10000 in 1969 is worth $61,354.17 today.

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