What is the Billy Bookcase index?



2017-04-03T11:09:50.098Z
2017-04-03T11:09:50.098Z

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It's a list of how much the popular Ikea bookshelves cost in different countries, and has been suggested by Bloomberg as a way of measuring relative affordability of goods in those countries. The Economist newspaper has in the past compiled similar indexes based on Big Macs and Starbucks lattes.

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