Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 September 1989

224 Pages | 2 line illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195058703

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The Theory of the Cost-of-Living Index

Robert A. Pollak

This volume contains twelve papers by Robert Pollak--four previously unpublished--that explore the theory of the cost-of-living index. In addition to Pollak's classic paper "The Theory of the Cost-of-Living Index, the book includes papers on subindexes, the intertemporal and social cost-of-living indexes, welfare comparisons and equivalence scales, and consumer durables in the cost-of-living index.


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