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Superlative index numbers: not all of them are super

  • Hill, Robert J.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Econometrics.

Volume (Year): 130 (2006)
Issue (Month): 1 (January)
Pages: 25-43

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Handle: RePEc:eee:econom:v:130:y:2006:i:1:p:25-43
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