Причины и риски девальвации в Казахстане

by August 31st, 2015

Национальный банк Казахстана объявил о переходе к политике инфляционного таргетирования и плавающего валютного курса, что мгновенно привело к более чем 20%-ому обесцениванию тенге по отношению к доллару США. Каковы причины, потенциальные цели и риски девальвации? Об этом смотрите в нашем видео. The National Bank of Kazakhstan has announced the transition to a policy of inflation […]

Identification of Adults “on the Verge of a Major Purchase” by Income-Wealth Data

by September 6th, 2014

Income-wealth data can be used to identify individuals with the potential for major purchases. The previous article looked at income-poor but wealth-rich individuals. In this example, we look at the population with high incomes, but without substantial wealth, and suggest this could be an indication of adults who are on the verge of major purchases […]

Income and Wealth: How Wealth Information Can Enhance Understanding of Poverty Rates

by August 23rd, 2014

In traditional analysis of economic well-being we usually focus on income as a single dimension of an individual’s economic resources. Income is one of the most important ways to meet our everyday living expenses and satisfy all our needs and wants. Information on wealth, however, can further enhance understanding of financial resources within a country. […]