Decompositions of Fisher indexes
Economics Letters , Volume 82 - Issue 1 p. 107- 113
A Fisher price or quantity index has no 'natural' additive or multiplicative decomposition. In view of the growing use of Fisher indexes in official statistics, however, there is need for such decompositions. This paper summarizes and compares the various proposals.
|Decomposition, Fisher index, Index number theory|
|Organisation||Erasmus Research Institute of Management|
Balk, B.M. (2004). Decompositions of Fisher indexes. Economics Letters, 82(1), 107–113. doi:10.1016/j.econlet.2003.09.006