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Cost of living index numbers practice, precision, and theory by Kali S. Banerjee

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Published by M. Dekker in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cost and standard of living.,
  • Index numbers (Economics)

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementKali S. Banerjee.
SeriesStatistics, textbooks and monographs ; v. 11
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD6978 .B25
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 179 p. :
Number of Pages179
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5183154M
ISBN 100824762665
LC Control Number75000985

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