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DURABLE CONSUMPTION GOOD

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Definition:
A consumption good that can be used repeatedly or continuously for purposes of consumption over a long period of time, typically several years.

Source Publication:
ILO, IMF, OECD, Eurostat, UNECE, World Bank, 2004, Consumer Price Index Manual: Theory and Practice, International Labour Office, Geneva.

Hyperlink:
http://www.ilo.org/public/english/bureau/stat/guides/cpi/index.htm

Statistical Theme: Prices and purchasing power partities

Created on Monday, July 11, 2005

Last updated on Monday, July 11, 2005