71 Articles and compendiums that are related to Inflation and price indices , sorted by release date
Research and developments in the transformation of UK consumer price statistics: September 2020 (Latest release)The first in a series of biannual articles to update users on our research to modernise the measurement of consumer price inflation in the UK.
Keywords: scanner, web-scraping, classification, index, expenditure
Research into the use of new index number methods to calculate price indices using web-scraped and scanner data.
Keywords: scanner, web-scraped, bilateral, multilateral
Using statistical distributions to estimate weights for web-scraped price quotes in consumer price statistics (Latest release)Feasibility of predicting sales quantities from product ranks, for potential use with web-scraped data in consumer price statistics.
Keywords: scanner, expenditure, consumer
Research into using supervised machine learning algorithms to efficiently classify web-scraped clothing data, for use in consumer price statistics.
Keywords: classification, web scrape, scanner, clothing, machine learning
Re-weighted consumer prices basket – adjusting for consumption changes during lockdown: July 2020 (Latest release)Additional economic analysis of the latest Consumer Prices Index including owner occupiers' housing costs (CPIH), Producer Price Index (PPI), and long-term trends.
Keywords: CPIH, economy, input ppi, output ppi
Price indices, percentage changes and weights for the different measures of consumer price inflation.
Keywords: economy, weights, retail, index, indices
Data and analysis of an alternative consumer prices basket, rescaled to remove unavailable items, for the period April to May 2020 in the UK during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Keywords: CPIH, economy, prices, input PPI, output PPI
The sources used to compile the weights required for chain-linking and a change to the classification framework.
Keywords: economy, deflator
The methodology and practical implementation of chain-linking for business prices, including the technical process of price updating sales data to forecast more representative weights.
Keywords: economy, deflation, producer, services
Outlines the move from net to gross basis to measure the headline producer price index, removal of duty and the sources used to compile the weights required for chain-linking.
Keywords: economy, deflator, producer, services