Measuring the Transition: A User's View on National Accounts in Russia
26 Pages Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Date Written: January 1994
As Russia`s transition unfolds, the traditional national accounts concepts and reporting mechanisms become increasingly inadequate. As a result, the margin of error associated with basic price and quantity estimates widens substantially. A selection of key measurement and interpretation issues is discussed here, in operational rather than in methodological terms.
JEL Classification: E65, P20, P22, P24, P27
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