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# IndexNumR: a package for index number computation
# Copyright (C) 2018 Graham J. White (g.white@unswalumni.com)
#
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#' Dataset of prices and quantities on four products
#'
#' A constructed dataset containing the prices and quantities of
#' four products over a twelve month period, assuming CES preferences.
#'
#' @format A data frame with 48 rows and 4 columns:
#' \describe{
#'   \item{time}{time period}
#'   \item{prices}{constructed prices}
#'   \item{quantities}{constructed quantities}
#'   \item{prodID}{product identifier}
#' }
#' @source Computed using procedure in W.E. Diewert and K.J. Fox (2017),
#' "Substitution Bias in Multilateral Methods for CPI Construction Using
#' Scanner Data", Discussion Paper 17-02, Vancouver School of Economics,
#' The University of British Columbia.
"CES_sigma_2"


#' Date information for the Dominicks data
#'
#' Table from the \href{https://www.chicagobooth.edu/-/media/enterprise/centers/kilts/datasets/dominicks-dataset/dominicks-manual-and-codebook_kiltscenter.aspx}{Dominicks Data Manual},
#' that gives the start and end date of each of the weeks in the movement
#' files.
#'
#' @format A data frame with 400 rows and 4 columns:
#' \describe{
#'   \item{week}{the number of the week}
#'   \item{start}{date the week started}
#'   \item{end}{date the week ended}
#'   \item{specialEvents}{special events, such as Halloween, that occurred during the week}
#' }
#' @source Dominicks Data Manual, Chicago Booth Kilts Center for Marketing, 2018, pages 21-28.
"DominicksWeeks"

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