The Big Mac index
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
|The Economist Newspaper Limited|
|The Economist's lighthearted guide to currency alignment based on the theory of purchasing-power parity (PPP). Never intended as a precise gauge of currency misalignment, "Burgernomics" has made exchange-rate theory "more digestible" since 1986. Mouse over the map or table showing some 50 countries for line graphs of recent years' under-/overvaluation against the dollar adjusted for GDP; select a base currency from among US dollar, Chinese yuan, Euro, Japanese yen, and Sterling.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Graphing of Data, Economics|
© 1994- Drexel University. All rights reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.