Unlike the growth accounting approach, the index number
method is not restricted to using the aggregate production function.
The recent interest of researchers in the stochastic approach to index number
theory is led by Balk (1980), Clements and Izan (1981, 1987), Bryan and Cecchetti (1993) and Selvanathan and Rao (1994).
The ministry of Education will get rid of index numbers
and assign learners unique registration numbers in the 2019 KCPE/SE exams.
Diewert (1976) and Barnett (1980) have established that, in this model, the aggregator function at the optimal quantities, [Mathematical Expression Omitted], may be approximated by a statistical index number
. The monetary services indexes presented in this issue of the Review are superlative statistical index numbers
, as defined by Diewert (1976).(5)
Managing a hospital on the basis of a single index number
, the Hospital Performance Index, which is calculated annually, and on data that are more than two years old is one of the most challenging hurdles facing Alberta hospitals today.
Mazel also noted a fee could deter less affluent owners from filing a protest just as the index number
fee often deters them from continuing with a meritorious case.
A researcher who uses the appropriate superlative index number
formula will obtain exactly the same index value from observable data on prices and on the composition of the market basket in the time periods being compared as a researcher who knows the true values of the coefficients in the cost-of-living function.
Cost-of-living index number
theory proceeds from the proposition that a consumption price index should measure the change in the cost of maintaining a fixed, or constant, standard of living.
"So far, index 271, which is our last index number
has scored a B plain.
New orders continued to grow rapidly with an index number
of 60, only marginally slower than the 60.5 recorded in April.
He is believed to be wearing a short brown leather jacket, blue jeans, navy sweatshirt, dark brown suede boots and driving a red Honda Civic car with index number
The extent to which violations of this assumption weaken our results is discussed in the final section of this article, titled "Limitations and Extensions of Aggregation and Statistical Index Number