- s devoted to pleasure
a hedonic thrill
- The reason is a pair of forces known as hedonic adaptation and social comparison.
- They expend their energies formalizing the obvious ("Although other sensations have various degrees of hedonic tone," says one textbook, "pain is notoriously unpleasant").
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- Housing Starts, Permits, CPI All Miss
Following last week's jump in headline PPI some expected a reversal in the recent trend of BLS-measured disinflation. No such luck: moments ago the BLS reported that according to its hedonic adjustments, May headline consumer price inflation rose by 0.1%, below expectations of a 0.2% increase, and up 1.4% from the prior year. Alternatively, core CPI, excluding food and energy rose by 0.2% in ...
June 18, 2013 - Zero Hedge