- International Monetary Fund
- Published Date:
- July 1984
© 1984 International Monetary Fund
Editor: Jennie Lee Carter
International Standard Serial Number: ISSN 0251-6365
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The following symbols have been used throughout this paper:
… to indicate that data are not available;
— to indicate that the figure is zero or less than half the final digit shown, or that the item does not exist;
– between years or months (e.g., 1979–81 or January–June) to indicate the years or months covered, including the beginning and ending years or months;
/ between years (e.g., 1980/81) to indicate a crop or fiscal (financial) year.
“Billion” means a thousand million.
Minor discrepancies between constituent figures and totals are due to rounding.
This study was prepared in the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund, in consultation with the Exchange and Trade Relations Department. The study was prepared in response to a request from the Director-General of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade, and in its preparation the Fund staff benefited from consultations with the staff of that organization.