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Florida price gouging by the airlines?

Maybe, but consider this: Airfare data by Hopper shows that the price hikes that took place this past week are similar to those from two weeks ago, suggesting that the price changes are typical for a week of departure flights. Here is the full NYT story. The post Florida price gouging by the airlines? appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
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