Latin America : Highlights from the Implementation of the System of National Accounts 1993 (1993 SNA) »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Roberto Ramos , Lisbeth Rivas , and Gonzalo Pastor
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 October 2008
Keywords: 1993 SNA implementation, Data Module of the ROSCs, GDP estimation biases, fixed capital formation, gross fixed capital formation, consumption expenditure,
This paper reviews the Latin American experience with the implementation of 1993 SNAand the updating of the national accounts' base year. It also makes a preliminary assessment of the possible estimation biases in...