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Centre de Recerca en Economia Internacional CREI, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
- May 21-22, 2010
- Conference "Cornucopia Quantified: New Goods and Improvements in Living Standards"
- Barcelona, CREI-UPF, Spain
- Topics:- What are the biases in existing measures of the welfare impact of new goods?- What do we really know about the value of variety for consumers?- How representative for the economic impact of new goods are existing historical case studies (lighting, cell phones, railways)?- What contributes more to higher living standards ?? new goods, or quality change of existing products?- What are the main determinants of which goods eventually come to contribute substantially to our well-being?[gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
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