The Index-Number Problem and Its Solution

  • G. Stuvel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Binary Comparisons

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  4. Miscellaneous Notes

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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 112-118

About this book

Introduction

Index numbers of price and quantity play an important role in the index-linking of government loans. The object of this study is to ascertain what formulae should be used in the construction of new index numbers to replace those known to produce biased measures of price and volume change.

Keywords

comparative construction Factor government loans object play Proportionality science and technology solution tradition Volume

Authors and affiliations

  • G. Stuvel
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  1. 1.All Souls CollegeOxfordUK

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