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COMMENSURABILITY

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Definition:
The property that requires the results of a comparison to be invariant to changes in units of measurement for prices and quantities.

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

Cross References:
Commensurability test

Statistical Theme: Prices and purchasing power partities

Created on Thursday, July 12, 2007

Last updated on Wednesday, April 10, 2013