Of economics and statistics: the Gerschenkron effect
Stefano Fenoaltea ()
PSL Quarterly Review, 2019, vol. 72, issue 290, 195-205
The 'Gerschenkron effect' refers to the purported biases of early-weighted and late-weighted indices of production. If production is properly measured in what economists mean by real terms, the Gerschenkron effect does not exist at all.
Keywords: Measurement; production; Gerschenkron effect (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: C19 C43 N00 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Working Paper: Of Economics and Statistics: the "Gerschenkron Effect" (2015)
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