Der Unsinn von Kettenindizes. (With English summary.)

In: Allgemeines Statistisches Archiv/Journal of the German Statistical Society, Jg. 84 (2000), S. 67-82
ISSN: 00026018
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Abstract:
A critique of arguments advanced to prove superiority of chain indices is presented as well as a list of disadvantages involved in applying this type of index function.