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Methodological notes on composite indicators for monitoring working conditions

Tangian, Andranik S.

Several devices in designing composite indicators for policy monitoring and benchmarking are discussed: weighting and scaling of variables, hierarchical organization, handling rank-based variables, relief tables, survey simulation techniques which combine normative and empirical data. Some remarks are made on survey design to facilitate constructing composite indicators.

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DOI: 10.5445/IR/1000087354
Veröffentlicht am 12.11.2018
Zugehörige Institution(en) am KIT Institut für Volkswirtschaftslehre (ECON)
Publikationstyp Forschungsbericht
Jahr 2018
Sprache Englisch
Identifikator ISSN: 2190-9806
KITopen-ID: 1000087354
Verlag KIT, Karlsruhe
Umfang 19 S.
Serie Working paper series in economics ; 118
Schlagworte Composite indicators, methodology of policy monitoring and benchmarking, hierarchy of indices, scaling, rank-based variables, relief tables, survey design, working conditions
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