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Toll-Index-August-2017: German economy doing better than its politics

The Toll Index based on fresh data just released by the German BAG  shows a seasonally depressed number of outbound heavy truck vehicles which however represents a record month of August since the existence of the MAUT system. I expect … Continue reading

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Toll index April 2017

The data is available at the Data Repository of the IDSC – Research Data Center of IZA. The paper we first studied the properties of these data is published at the Journal of Forecasting. The Toll Index has been widely … Continue reading

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Toll Index April 2016 – slow down but still record month

The level of the Toll Index for the month of April is once again at a record height although following a strong first quarter this month of April represents sort of a slow down on a month on month basis.

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Toll Index August 2015 – cruising above and beyond

The Toll Index shows an exceptionally active month of August. We expect the economy to be on par with this performance of transportation. Data available at the IDSC of IZA and a link to our underlying paper in the Journal … Continue reading

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