Measuring inflation can be complicated and bizarre. Here are 3 examples

That's why nobody is willing to sell a house these days

1. Home Richard Newstead | Moment | Getty Images Housing is perhaps the most important category in the consumer price index, a key barometer of inflation. Housing is the largest expense for the average American family. The “shelter” category that measures costs for renters and homeowners thus accounts for more than a third of the … Read more