Small-change Computations of Price and Quantity Indices
AbstractThis document compares several methods of computing price and quantity indices, with special reference to the small-change computations used by GEMPACK. Accompanying worked examples, using Excel and GEMPACK, can be downloaded from the CoPS archive .
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Victoria University, Centre of Policy Studies/IMPACT Centre in its series Centre of Policy Studies/IMPACT Centre Working Papers with number c13.
Date of creation: Oct 2003
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Price Index; Quantity Index; Divisia;
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