Then and Now: The Cost of Living in 1976
In 1976 BYU’s business school published the first issue of its alumni magazine, Exchange. Back then Rocky Balboa was calling for his beloved Adrian, Jimmy Carter was named man of the year, and Laverne and Shirley were dominating prime time. But times (and currencies) have changed. A dollar today would have been worth $3.84 then. Here are a few other price comparisons from the good old days.