TITLE

Beyond the CPI: An augmented cost of living index (ACOLI)

AUTHOR(S)
Nordhaus, William D.
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Business Economics;July97, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the questions of calculating an augmented cost of living index (ACOLI). Analytical background of ACOLI; Examples of ACOLI adjustments; Ways to calculate the adjustments that would be made by treating the consumption properly; Summarize of ACOLI's definition; Rudimentary estimates of the ACOLI adjustments.
ACCESSION #
9708272237

 

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