In a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha on Friday, Arjun Ram Meghwal, Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs stated that the base year
revision of the WPI has aligned the series with the base year
of other macroeconomic indicators such as the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and Index of Industrial Production (IIP).
The Central Statistics Office ( CSO) revises the base year
of the macroeconomic indicators, as a regular exercise, to capture structural changes in the economy and improve the quality of the indices.
On the other hand, leaving aside speculations with respect to the "best" choice of base years
and (end) target year, lack of transparency is difficult to introduce in base year
targets (because past emissions are reported to UNFCCC in national inventories), but feasible under the other two main forms of targets.
But in Africa the base year
is often decades out of date.
The NCSI expenses and houseA[degrees] hold income survey also reveals shifts in the pattern of consumer spending for families in major and sub groups in 2012, when comA[degrees] pared to the pattern of consumpA[degrees]tion during the previous base year
By changing the base year
to 2011, the CBI aims to reduce the current inflation level by 2%.
The quarterly production index in construction with the base year
2005=100 and calculated according to the NACE Rev.
The majority of sectors recorded emissions reductions between the base year
The parties need to establish how much of the base rent is attributable to operating expenses and taxes and what is the base year
for computing real estate tax escalations.
This CD-ROM contains ELS:2002 public-use data from the base year
, electronic codebook software, and documentation.
Concerns over timelines, targets and base year
formed the industry's motivation to sign the agreement, Stenta says.
CSC officials estimate the value of the 10-year agreement - which has one base year
and nine one-year options - to be $500 million if all options are exercised.