High Price

Some articles on price, high price, high, prices:

Play Station Portable Slim & Lite Series - History - Launch
... the PSP would launch in Japan on December 12, 2004, at a price of ¥19,800 (about US$181 in 2004) for the base model and ¥24,800 (about US$226 in 2004) for the Value System ... Some expressed concern over the high price, which was almost US$20 higher than the system's price in Japan and more than $100 higher than the recently launched Nintendo DS ... but on March 15, 2005, Sony announced that the PAL region launch would be delayed because of high demand for the console in Japan and North America ...
Zalma, Missouri - History
... but they could not agree on the price ... The wheels were 40 inches (1,000 mm) high, made of solid black gum, with no spokes and six-inch (152 mm) tires ... utilize much timber and afford vessels for our heavy fruit crops at a cheaper price than foreign concerns can furnish them.” —The Marble Hill Press February 16, 1893 This factory ...
Thomas Malthus - Other Works - 1800: The Present High Price of Provisions
... prevailing in his locale that the greed of intermediaries caused the high price of provisions ... Instead, Malthus says that the high price stems from the Poor Laws which "increase the parish allowances in proportion to the price of corn" ... Thus, given a limited supply, the Poor Laws force up the price of daily necessities ...
1890s - Economics
... With the steel industry doing well and prices higher, the AA asked for a wage increase ... A high fence topped with barbed wire, begun in January, was completed and the plant sealed to the workers ... constructed near each mill building, and high-pressure water cannons (some capable of spraying boiling-hot liquid) were placed at each entrance ...

Famous quotes containing the words price and/or high:

    From the point of view of the pharmaceutical industry, the AIDS problem has already been solved. After all, we already have a drug which can be sold at the incredible price of $8,000 an annual dose, and which has the added virtue of not diminishing the market by actually curing anyone.
    Barbara Ehrenreich (b. 1941)

    Good breeding ... differs, if at all, from high breeding only as it gracefully remembers the rights of others, rather than gracefully insists on its own rights.
    Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881)