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ASTERISK PRODUCT

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Definition:
A representative product so called because, when reporting prices, countries participating in Eurostat and OECD comparisons assign asterisks (*) to identify which of the products they have priced are representative.

Source Publication:
Eurostat, OECD, 2007, Eurostat-OECD Methodological Manual on Purchasing Power Parities, OECD, Paris – Annex VII, Glossary of terms and abbreviations.

Cross References:
Representativity indicators

Statistical Theme: Prices and purchasing power partities

Created on Thursday, July 12, 2007

Last updated on Thursday, July 12, 2007