Additional material for the paper

**Survey-Based Estimates of Biases in Consumer Price Indices during Transition: Evidence from Romania
with Randall K. Filer**

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Relationship between Reported Well-Being and Changes in Real Income for Various Inflation Levels
Grid-search/detail breakdown by possible inflationary levels for:**

1) Contingency Tables for 9% Contingency tables/tests for misclassifications between optimal inflationary level associated with the Table A.1. (9%) and multiples of 5 per cent levels of inflation

2) Contingency Tables for 19% Contingency tables/tests for misclassifications between optimal inflationary level associated with the Table A.1. (19%) and multiples of 5 per cent levels of inflation

Table A.2 Loss function that weights misclassification by 2 categories (reported one’s self as a great deal better off when real income has declined) as twice as bad a failure as misclassification by only one category

Table A.3 Modification of the original search (Table 3),when individuals whose real income was unchanged are considered misclassified if they reported themselves as either better or worse off

1) Contingency Tables for 10% Contingency tables/tests for misclassifications between optimal inflationary level associated with the Table A.3. (10%) and multiples of 5 per cent levels of inflation

2) Contingency Tables for 20% Contingency tables/tests for misclassifications between optimal inflationary level associated with the Table A.3. (20%) and multiples of 5 per cent levels of inflation

Table A.4 Modification of the Table A.3., using the loss function as in Table A.2

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