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producer goods

CAPITAL GOODS and other goods, such as fuel and lubricants, that are used as FACTOR INPUTS in the production of other products, as opposed to being sold directly to consumers. Compare CONSUMER GOODS.
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In other words, the temporal pattern of allocation of the available producer goods should be in line with the time preferences of the consumers.
Original and produced factors, at various stages of the production structure, are reallocated, which is to say the supply curves of producer goods shift with respect to particular productive processes (but not in general).
5) The hazard function of price changes for individual consumer and producer goods is downward sloping for the first few months and then flat (except for a large spike at 12 months in consumer services and all producer prices).
Both producer goods imports and consumer goods imports into the United States tend to require the transfer of more information than producer and consumer goods exports from the United States, especially if one believes that import goods are less standardized than export goods.
84-57, to include the 15 general categories of producer goods described in Table 6 of the PPI Detailed Report.
As jobs were created for unemployed rural workers, the output of both consumer and producer goods was increased as the economy moved to E.
The revision was also due to a downward revision of the index of producer's shipments, which include producer goods for mining and manufacturing, it said.
3) A decline in this index indicates that steel mill product prices were falling relative to all producer goods prices, meaning they either fell more rapidly or rose more slowly than other goods.
This article describes the market and outlook for small electric motors, which power an enormous variety of consumer and producer goods.
Friedman [1969b, 255-56] had drawn on Austrian ideas earlier when explaining the long and variable lag that separates monetary expansion and price inflation: monetary expansion affects the demand for "equities, houses, durable producer goods, durable consumer goods, and so on.
18] show that producer goods inventory turnover has improved during the period 1990-1992 by more than 37 per cent.
According to the author, expansion of foreign trade affects the level of consumer goods imbalance through its effects on the wage bill and the growth rate of consumer goods relative to that of producer goods.