The Measurement of Capital, Volume 45

Usher Dan
How is real capital measured by government statistical agencies? How could this measure be improved to correspond more closely to an economist's ideal measure of capital in economic analysis and prediction? It is possible to construct a single, reliable time series for all capital goods, regardless of differences in vintage,... Read More
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How is real capital measured by government statistical agencies? How could this measure be improved to correspond more closely to an economist's ideal measure of capital in economic analysis and prediction? It is possible to construct a single, reliable time series for all capital goods, regardless of differences in vintage, technological complexity, and rates of depreciation? These questions represent the common themes of this collection of papers, originally presented at a 1976 meeting of the Conference on Income and Wealth.
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Publisher University of Chicago Press
ISBN-10 0226843009
ISBN-13 9780226843001
GTIN-13 9780226843001
GTIN-14 09780226843001
Series National Bureau of Economic Research Studies in Income and W
Series Number 45
Author Usher Dan
Edition 1
Language Code eng
Page Count 568
Publication Date Feb 29, 1980
Dimension 6.36 in 9.28 in 1.39 in