Consumer Price Index: History and Techniques
This bulletin was prepared by members of the staff of the Office of Prices and Living Conditions as a historical summary covering the scope and method of compiling the Consumer Price Index, and a description of the 1964 revision of the index. Much of the material included in this bulletin was previously issued as separate articles or releases.
Bulletin 1517 of the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
L 2.3: 1517
United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics, ([year]), Consumer Price Index: History and Techniques, [issue title/date], accessed Aug 22, 2014 from FRASER, http://fraser.stlouisfed.org/publication/?pid=169