Measuring the Welfare Effects of Price Changes: A Convenient Parametric Approach
AbstractThis paper describes a method of estimating the welfare effects of a set of price changes, using money measures of welfare change such as compensating and equivalent variations, and the associated concept of "equivalent income".
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Volume (Year): 37 (1998)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
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- Creedy, J., 1996. "Measuring the Welfare Effects of Price Changes: A Convenient Parametric Approach," Department of Economics - Working Papers Series 536, The University of Melbourne.
- E10 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - General Aggregative Models - - - General
- I31 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty - - - General Welfare, Well-Being
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