Projects
 

BPP: Billion Prices Project

  1. BulletThe Billion Prices Project is an academic initiative that uses prices collected from hundreds of online retailers around the world on a daily basis to conduct economic research.

  2. BulletOur objective is to improve and help improve how the statistical offices compute inflation rates

  3. BulletPresentation with Explanation:

  4. BulletWeb Page for the Project: BPP




TBIP: Thousand Big Mac Indexes Project

  1. BulletThe Thousand Big Mac indexes project was inspired from the famous Big Mac Index constructed by the economist.

  2. BulletThe purpose of this project is to find alternative ways to measure macroeconomic imbalance. The goal is to help multilateral institutions such as the IMF and the WB.

  3. BulletPresentation with Explanation: TBIP 0615.pptx

  4. BulletWeb Page for the Project:




  5. BulletSpinoff of the research: PriceStats: http://www.pricestats.com