Improving the measurement of core inflation in Colombia using asymmetric trimmed means

The study evaluates the virtues of asymmetric trimmed means as efficient estimators of core inflation for Colombia, an economy with high and variable inflation rates. Results suggest that the proposed indicators are more efficient than alternative indexes and are particularly suited for environments...

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Autor Principal: Jaramillo-Jiménez, Carlos Felipe
Formato: Documento de trabajo (Working Paper)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Banco de la República 1998
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