National Bureau of Economic Research, NY, 1957, Occasional Paper number 57; 42 pages, double-column text, tables.
Condition: Very Good overall, stapled wraps, creamcolored; prev. owner's name at upper righthand front corner; some abrasion and wear along rear extremities. The binding and staples are tight, pages clean and unmarked.
Keywords: Electronic Computers and Business Indicators Shiskin, computers and economics, computational statistics in the 1950s, business statistics in the 1950s, computing economic indicators in the 1950s
See all items by Julius Shiskin
Item DescriptionIncludes The Problem; Types of Economic Fluctuations; Illustrative Series - some economic indicators; Same-Month-Year-Age Comparisons;
The Electronic Computer Program -- eliminating seasonal variations; working-and-trading-day adjustments; ironing out irregular fluctuations; summary measures; MCD span moving averages;
present and prospective applications; Appendix - Computational steps and sample tables; basic data and sources for eighteen business indicators, 1956-57.