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Spending money in Hungary: Great dinners or shopping..
Do you all know the Hamburger Index?
I think everybody is familiar with a Big Mac 😉
So this Index was first published 1986 by THE ECONOMIST. The idea was to measure the purchasing power parity between two currencies and provides a test of the extent to which market exchange rates result in goods costing the same in different countries (http://articles.latimes.com/2012/jan/18/business/la-fi-mo-big-mac-index-20120118).
The Eurozone is mixed, as prices differ widely in the EU area.
In 2012 the price of a Big Mac in US was 4,2$.
So, when you are spending money in Hungary you can easily see what your money is worth in 2012:
*sorry for not listing all European countries, but numbers were not available for all of them.
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