ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

A New Way of Looking at WPI Inflation

An attempt is made here to reclassify the commodities covered by the Wholesale Price Index series, first, into two groups, namely, the consumer and non-consumer items, and then further split them into convenient subgroups, and analyse inflation behaviour since April 2005 after dividing the period into increasing and decreasing phases of WPI inflation. The analysis throws up interesting results and provides important lessons.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

649for India

$20for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top