301 - Big Data or Statistical Data? Extracting Information About Consumer Prices in the New World
Rigobon, Roberto; Horrigan, Mike
Consumers, economists, and businesses have an exponential variety of sources and data to evaluate consumer prices â€“ food, clothing, cars, medical costs, airline tickets. Explore trends and patterns in data collection, analysis, timeliness, and transformation by two experts in the field.
Roberto Rigobon, Billion Prices Project, MIT. Mike Horrigan, Associate Commissioner for Prices and Living Conditions, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Association of Public Data Users
Economic Statistics; Census Bureau; Bureau of Economic Analysis; Economic Research Service; Statistics of Income Division; Internal Revenue Service; US Treasury; Bureau of Labor Statistics; US DOC; USDA; BEA; ERS; SOI; US DOL