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Métodos de construcción de índices de precios de vivienda” teoría y experiencia internacional


  • Julio Escobar Author-Workplace-Name:Banco de la República de Colombia
  • José Vicente Romero


El presente documento analiza las principales técnicas desarrolladas para la construcción de índices de precios de vivienda. Se realiza una aproximación histórica de la evolución de dichos métodos lo mismo que de los aspectos metodológicos que encierran con el fin de servir de guía para la construcción del Índice de Precios de la Vivienda Usada (IPVU) para Colombia. Igualmente sirve de referencia para los investigadores interesados en metodologías alternativas para la construcción de índices de precios de productos no homogéneos.

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  • Julio Escobar Author-Workplace-Name:Banco de la República de Colombia & José Vicente Romero, 2003. "Métodos de construcción de índices de precios de vivienda” teoría y experiencia internacional," Ensayos sobre Economía Regional (ESER) 07, Banco de la Republica de Colombia.
  • Handle: RePEc:bdr:eserdt:07
    DOI: 10.32468/eser.7

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    1. Idrovo Aguirre, Byron & Lennon S., Joaquín, 2011. "Indice de Precios de Viviendas Nuevas para el Gran Santiago [Hedonic pricing models to calculate price indexes for new houses in the Santiago province]," MPRA Paper 31400, University Library of Munich, Germany, revised 28 Jan 2011.
    2. Julio Escobar & Carlos Huertas & Dora Alicia Mora & José Vicente Romero, 2006. "Indice De Precios De La Vivienda Usada En Colombia -Ipvu-Método De Ventas Repetidas," BORRADORES DE ECONOMIA 002837, BANCO DE LA REPÚBLICA.

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    Urban Economics; Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; House price indices; hedonic; repeat sales and hybrid price models.;

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    • R0 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General
    • C8 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs


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