Matrices Insumo-Producto y Análisis de Multiplicadores: Una Aplicación a Colombia (Input-Output Matrices and Multiplier Analysis: An Application for Colombia)

Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 14, No. 26, 2012

19 Pages Posted: 11 Jul 2012

Date Written: July 11, 2012

Abstract

Input-output analysis is widely used in different scenarios, because it is easy to implement and interpret. Nevertheless, it is important to note that input-output coefficients should be built with caution, especially in the case of secondary production, as this may imply negative coefficients. To overcome this problem the coefficients were constructed indirectly, applying this methodology using data from the 2007 national accounts, base 2000. Using these new coefficients, we performed a traditional multiplier analysis to obtain the key sectors of the economy. This analysis is sensitive to the level of disaggregation used.

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Keywords: Input-output, multipliers, linkages

JEL Classification: C67, C81, D57

Suggested Citation

Hernández, Gustavo, Matrices Insumo-Producto y Análisis de Multiplicadores: Una Aplicación a Colombia (Input-Output Matrices and Multiplier Analysis: An Application for Colombia) (July 11, 2012). Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 14, No. 26, 2012, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2103760

Gustavo Hernández (Contact Author)

Dirección de Estudios Económicos ( email )

Bogota
Colombia

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