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Indexation in Israel

  • Reuven Brenner
  • Don Patinkin
Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Abstract

The spread of ‘two-digit inflation’ to many parts of the Western world has led in recent years to greatly increased interest in the possible use of indexation to deal with some of the problems which arise in connection with inflation that proceeds relatively at such a rapid rate. It is accordingly the purpose of this paper to indicate in broad lines what lessons we can learn about indexation from Israel’s thirty-five years of experience with it.1

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Price Index Real Wage Nominal Wage Government Debt Money Wage 
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© International Economic Association 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reuven Brenner
    • 1
  • Don Patinkin
    • 1
  1. 1.The Hebrew University of JerusalemIsrael

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