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Fisher's Formula for Index Numbers
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Notes and References
This item contains 5 references.
1Quarterly Publication of the American Statistical Association, March, 1921, pp- 533-551.
2This reference contains 2 citations:
- Ibid., p. 546
- Mr. C. M. Walsh also recommends Fisher's index number as the "best" (ibid., pp. 543-544).
4Ibid., p. 536
8This reference contains 3 citations:
- Irving Fisher favors the use of "chain index numbers" (Purchasing Power of Money, p. 204)
- Report of the British Associationfor the Advancement of Sciencefor 1887, pp. 250, 252
- The Problem of Estimation, pp. 105, 137
9Quarterly Publication of the American Statistical Association, March, 1921, p. 549.