Сообщение от Кирилл Сызранский
You talking about?
This famous text. Where compare the cost of one and the same subject (in this case, a big Mac in different countries. And from this derive a cost associated with the exchange.
I, for example, often when you need to spend some Parallels with the cost of the USSR and today's Russia, compare the cost of the metro. Then 5 cents, now 50 rubles Further in proportion to watch wages and prices of other items. For example vodka.
Then 5 cents and 1 bottle vodka 3 rubles 62 kopecks. The cost of a bottle 72.4 times more than 1 trip on the subway.
Now RUB 50 and 300 rubles (it is clear that there are also more expensive and cheaper, but on average) a bottle of vodka. Turns out the bottle just six times more than one trip.
From here it is possible to estimate the level of salaries and pensions nu etc.