PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Gas goes up, gas goes down, but your income stays the same.

Rising gas prices hurt you in the wallet more than just what you pay to fill up your car. Food and commodity prices rise as they pay more to move stuff around to get it to you.

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Duquesne University economist Dr. Antony Davies about what is driving the price of gas, how it hurts you, and why alternatives aren’t exactly the answer to our oil driven lifestyle.