The Country-Product-Dummy Method: A Stochastic Approach to the Computation of Purchasing Power Parities in the ICP
AbstractA paper for presentation at the SSHRC Conference on Index Numbers and Productivity Measurement to be held during 30 June ï¿½ 3 July, 2004 in Vancouver. The author wishes to thank Bettina Aten, Erwin Diewert, Alan Heston, Chris Oï¿½Donnell and Marcel Timmer for helpful discussions on the subject matter of this paper.
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