How Much Is That Worth Today? | EH.NetComparing the purchasing power of money in Great Britain from 1264 to 2005
Comparisons of purchasing power are only reliable over short periods. A typical computer in 2006 is a very different machine from its counterpart of 5 years ago. Indices of inflation fail to take proper account of improvements in quality.
Indexes & Archive of Studies in IntelligenceArticles by the intelligence community on the intelligence community in one place.
3 thoughts on “links for 2006-05-09”
hedonics allows for quality improvements in the calculation of price increases… currently the BLS applies hedonic methods to its inflation analysis. just an FYI.
see hedonics and the use of them by the BLS.
Thanks for the tip!
Comments are closed.