The Hedonic Country Product Dummy Method and Quality Adjustments for Purchasing Power Parity Calculations »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Mick Silver
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 December 2009
Keywords: Country-Product-Dummy Method, International Comparisons Program, CPD, silver, equation, statistics, econometrics, logarithms
The 2005 International Comparison Program's (ICP) estimates of economy-wide purchasing power parity (PPP) are based on parity estimates for 155 basic expenditure headings, mainly estimated using country product dum...