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About Lowe Index and Mid-year Indices


  • Constantin ANGHELACHE

    (“Artifex” University of Bucharest)

  • Vergil VOINEAGU

    (Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest)

  • Mihai GHEORGHE

    (Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest)

  • Oleg VEREJAN

    (Academy of Economic Studies of Moldavia)

  • Elena BUGUDUI

    (“Artifex” University of Bucharest)

  • Florin Paul Costel LILEA

    (“Artifex” University of Bucharest)


The Lowe price index is a type of index in which the quantities are fixed and predetermined. The Lowe quantity index is a type of index in which the prices are fixed and predetermined. Many of the indices produced by statistical agencies turn out to be Lowe indices. Lowe indices have certain characteristic features that throw light on their underlying properties.

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  • Constantin ANGHELACHE & Vergil VOINEAGU & Mihai GHEORGHE & Oleg VEREJAN & Elena BUGUDUI & Florin Paul Costel LILEA, 2012. "About Lowe Index and Mid-year Indices," Romanian Statistical Review Supplement, Romanian Statistical Review, vol. 60(2), pages 49-53, May.
  • Handle: RePEc:rsr:supplm:v:60:y:2012:i:2:p:49-53

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