House Price Indexes: Methodology and Revisions

  • Joseph M. Silverstein
  • Published 2014


Accurate measurements of house prices are important for a number of reasons. Housing is usually the most important investment a household ever makes, and home equity is typically the largest component of household wealth. In addition, housing is an important source of collateral for household borrowing, and, as we have seen, its value can be subject to… (More)


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