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May 2005, Vol. 128, No. 5
Price transmission within the PPI for intermediate goods
Economist, Office of Prices and Living Conditions. The opinions expressed in this article are those of the author’s and do not necessarily reflect those of the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
A more detailed stage-of-processing classification model and empirical analysis are used to examine causal price relationships; results indicate that changes in component prices produce significant movements in the PPI for finished goods.
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New stage of process price system for Producer Price Index.—April 1988.
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