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CITY VIEWS: ARE YOU EXPECTING THE PRICE OF GOODS TO KEEP FALLING?

<strong>HANESH PURI </strong> COCA COLA ENTERPRISES<br />&ldquo;I think prices will level out soon, and consumer spending will increase. I&rsquo;m personally waiting for a year to monitor market fluctuations before I make any large purchases. Consumers don&rsquo;t yet have the confidence to spend.&rdquo;<br /><br /><strong>IAN JACKSON </strong> IROKO SECURITIES<br />&ldquo;Although it came in below economists expectations, I wasn&rsquo;t disappointed in the CPI data yesterday. Consumer confidence is slowly returning. I expect inflation will stabilise over the next couple of months and then rise.&rdquo;<br /><br /><strong>CHRIS LESSE </strong> INTERNATIONAL BANK<br />&ldquo;Prices will go up, and consumers will return to the shops. I&rsquo;m concerned about quantitative easing, though. The government has pushed money into the economy, and the amount of debt we&rsquo;re left with is a huge worry.&rdquo;