IndexNumber: Index Numbers in Social Sciences

We provide an R tool for teaching in Social Sciences. It allows the computation of index numbers. It is a measure of the evolution of a fixed magnitude for only a product of for several products. It is very useful in Social Sciences. Among others, we obtain simple index numbers (in chain or in serie), index numbers for not only a product or weighted index numbers as the Laspeyres index (Laspeyres, 1864), the Paasche index (Paasche, 1874) or the Fisher index (Lapedes, 1978).

Version: 1.2
Published: 2020-06-04
Author: Alejandro Saavedra-Nieves, Paula Saavedra-Nieves
Maintainer: Alejandro Saavedra-Nieves <alejandro.saavedra.nieves at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: IndexNumber results


Reference manual: IndexNumber.pdf
Package source: IndexNumber_1.2.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: IndexNumber_1.2.tgz, r-oldrel: IndexNumber_1.2.tgz
Old sources: IndexNumber archive


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