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The Potential Use of In-Home Scanner Technology for Budget Surveys

Andrew Leicester

in Improving the Measurement of Consumer Expenditures

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226126654
eISBN:
9780226194714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226194714.003.0017
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

We consider that role in-home barcode scanner data could play in national budget surveys. We make detailed comparisons of food and drink expenditures in two British datasets: the Living Costs and ... More


Scanner Indexes for the Consumer Price Index

David H. Richardson

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter offers an overview of the use of scanner data in the statistical system based on the actual experience of using them to construct a price index designed to be a practical alternative to ... More


Introduction

Robert C. Feenstra and Matthew D. Shapiro

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This book explores how scanner data can enhance price measurement. Scanner data provide a record of virtually all transactions. Scanner data can decrease the need to measure prices for a limited ... More


Price Collection and Quality Assurance of Item Sampling in the Retail Prices Index: How Can Scanner Data Help?

David Fenwick, Adrian Ball, Peter Morgan, and Mick Silver

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter describes the U.K. Office for National Statistics' experience in comparing scanner data with conventionally collected data from its Retail Price Index (RPI). The U.K. RPI is a widely ... More


The Use of Scanner Data for Measuring Food Inflation

Elena Castellari, Daniele Moro, Silvia Platoni, and Paolo Sckokai

in Food Price Dynamics and Price Adjustment in the EU

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198732396
eISBN:
9780191796685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732396.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Econometrics

The potential of scanner data in addressing retail pricing issues is wide ranging. This chapter considers the advantages and disadvantages of using scanner data for computing food price indices and ... More


Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Robert C. Feenstra and Matthew D. Shapiro (eds)

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Every time you buy a can of tuna or a new television, its bar code is scanned to record its price and other information. These “scanner data” offer a number of attractive features for economists and ... More


Using Scanner Data to Improve the Quality of Measurement in the Consumer Price Index

William J. Hawkes and Frank W. Piotrowski

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter employs scanner data for price measurement of ice cream. Using scanner or other electronic point-of-sale (EPOS) data in consumer price indexes (CPIs) produce more data and, consequently, ... More


The Measurement of Quality-Adjusted Price Changes

Mick Silver and Saeed Heravi

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter explores the alternative approaches to using scanner data for adjusting prices for quality change. It also compares the results of the three methods of measuring quality-adjusted price ... More


Using Scanner Data in Consumer Price Indexes Some Neglected Conceptual Considerations

Jack E. Triplett

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter illustrates how consumer shopping behavior can dramatically alter the true price paid relative to what a price index based on survey sampling might measure. Some problems that arise in ... More


Estimating Price Movements for Consumer Durables Using Electronic Retail Transactions Data

Robin Lowe and Candace Ruscher

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter compares the existing treatment for quality adjustment and sample maintenance for televisions in the Canadian Consumer Price Index (CPI) with what might be feasible using scanner data. ... More


Introduction

Steve McCorriston

in Food Price Dynamics and Price Adjustment in the EU

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198732396
eISBN:
9780191796685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732396.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Econometrics

This introductory chapter sets out the background motivation for the contributions to this volume. While considerable attention has been paid to events on world commodity markets since the late ... More


High-Frequency Substitution and the Measurement of Price Indexes

Robert C. Feenstra and Matthew D. Shapiro

in Scanner Data and Price Indexes

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226239651
eISBN:
9780226239668
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226239668.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

This chapter investigates the behavior of price indexes constructed from high-frequency scanner data. It also explores how consumer behavior at high-frequency—specifically, weekly purchases of canned ... More


Food Price Dynamics and Price Adjustment in the EU

Steve McCorriston (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198732396
eISBN:
9780191796685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732396.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Econometrics

This book addresses the important issue of food prices across EU Member States. Although recent attention has focused on events on world commodity markets following the spikes in world prices in ... More


Summing Up: New Insights and the Emerging Policy and Research Agenda for Addressing Food Price Inflation

Steve McCorriston

in Food Price Dynamics and Price Adjustment in the EU

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198732396
eISBN:
9780191796685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732396.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Econometrics

This chapter pulls together the main insights from research on food inflation and food price dynamics in the EU and how aspects of competition in the food sector relate to these issues. The emphasis ... More


Spatial and Temporal Retail Pricing on the German Beer Market

Jens-Peter Loy and Thomas Glauben

in Food Price Dynamics and Price Adjustment in the EU

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198732396
eISBN:
9780191796685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732396.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Econometrics

German consumers indicate a strong affection for locally produced beer brands and demand varies significantly throughout the year. Particularly, brands distributed nationwide need to consider ... More


Price Transmission in Food Chains: The Case of the Dairy Industry

Céline Bonnet, Tifenn Corre, and Vincent Réquillart

in Food Price Dynamics and Price Adjustment in the EU

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198732396
eISBN:
9780191796685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198732396.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Econometrics

This chapter outlines the state of the art of empirical analyses of cost pass-through in food chains with reference to the use of structural econometric models using scanner data. Statistical ... More


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