Challenges and Opportunities in Price Measurement
19 July 2018
Warwick Business School, The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9SG
Consumer Prices and Inflation: new methods and new data.
This seminar will look at some recent developments in Consumer price statistics. The seminar will be chaired by Paul Johnson, Director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies and author of the 2015 Johnson Review of UK Consumer Price Statistics. The speakers are Ian Crawford (Oxford) speaking on new methods for handling quality change in goods, and Christopher Jenkins (ONS) speaking on new data sources in the UK consumer price statistics.
This seminar is the latest in a series organised jointly by the Royal Statistical Society (RSS), the Royal Economic Society (RES), the Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE), Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the Society of Professional Economists (SPE). It is part of a wider effort to ensure that UK economic statistics keep pace with the changing shape of modern economies and societies, and continue to meet the needs of users.
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