Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Robert C. Feenstra and Matthew D. Shapiro, editors

Conference held September 15-16, 2000
Published in January 2003 by University of Chicago Press
© 2003 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

NBER Program(s):PR, EFG

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368 pages
ISBN: 0-226-23965-9

Table of Contents

1. Front matter, Scanner Data and Price Indexes: Robert C. Feenstra, Matthew D. Shapiro (p. -11 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Introduction to "Scanner Data and Price Indexes": Robert C. Feenstra, Matthew D. Shapiro (p. 1 - 14) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. I Scanner Data in Official Statistics. Advancing the State of the Art: (p. 15 - 16) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Using Scanner Data to Improve the Quality of Measurement in the Consumer Price Index: William J. Hawkes, Frank W. Piotrowski (p. 17 - 38) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. Scanner Indexes for the Consumer Price Index: J. David Richardson (p. 39 - 66) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Price Collection and Quality Assurance of Item Sampling in the Retail Prices Index.How Can Scanner Data Help? : David Fenwick, Adrian Ball, Peter Morgan (p. 67 - 88) (bibliographic info) (download)
7. Estimating Price Movements for Consumer Durables Using Electronic Retail Transactions Data: Robin Lowe, Candace Ruscher (p. 89 - 110) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Roundtable Discussion: Dennis Fixler, John S. Greenlees, David Fenwick, Robin Lowe, Mick Silver (p. 111 - 120) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. II Aggregation across Time: (p. 121 - 122) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. High-Frequency Substitution and the Measurement of Price Indexes: Robert C. Feenstra, Matthew D. Shapiro (p. 123 - 150) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
11. Using Scanner Data in Consumer Price Indexes. Some Neglected Conceptual Considerations: Jack E. Triplett (p. 151 - 162) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. III Using Price Data to Study Market Structure: (p. 163 - 164) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. What Can the Price Gap between Branded and Private-Label Products Tell Us about Markups? : Robert B. Barsky, Mark Bergen, Shantanu Dutta, Daniel Levy (p. 165 - 228) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
14. The Long Shadow of Patent Expiration. Generic Entry and Rx-to-OTC Switches : Ernst R. Berndt, Margaret Kyle, Davina Ling (p. 229 - 274) (bibliographic info) (download)
15. IV Measuring Change in Quality and Imputing Missing Observations: (p. 275 - 276) (bibliographic info) (download)
16. The Measurement of Quality-Adjusted Price Changes : Mick Silver, Saeed Heravi (p. 277 - 316) (bibliographic info) (download)
17. Hedonic Regressions. A Consumer Theory Approach: W. Erwin Diewert (p. 317 - 348) (bibliographic info) (download)
18. Price Index Estimation Using Price Imputation for Unsold Items: Ralph Bradley (p. 349 - 382) (bibliographic info) (download)
19. Contributors: (p. 383 - 384) (bibliographic info) (download)
20. Author Index: (p. 385 - 388) (bibliographic info) (download)
21. Subject Index: (p. 389 - 393) (bibliographic info) (download)
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