3 edition of **introduction to index numbers.** found in the catalog.

introduction to index numbers.

A. J. H. Morrell

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Published
**1948**
by H.F.L. in London
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Written in English

- Index numbers (Economics)

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LC Classifications | HB225 .M65 |

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Pagination | 48 p. |

Number of Pages | 48 |

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Open Library | OL6052848M |

LC Control Number | 49016223 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 13276376 |

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This book provides an introduction to index numbers for statisticians, economists and numerate members of the public. It covers the essential basics, mixing theoretical aspects with practical techniques to give a balanced and accessible introduction to the subject.

Introduction. Index numbers are meant to study changes in the effects of factors which cannot be measured directly. According to Bowley, “Index numbers are used to measure the changes in some quantity which we cannot observe directly”.

For example, changes in business activity in a country are not capable of direct measurement, but it is. Index numbers measure the change in the level of a phenomenon.

Index numbers measure the effect of changes over a period of time. Uses of Index number: Index numbers has practical significance in measuring changes in the cost of living, production trends, trade, and income variations.

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There are as many kinds of average as there areFile Size: KB. Index Number in Statistics An index number is basically a ratio which has the involvement of more than two periods. For every index number, the base year remains the same.

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