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16 Sep, 1999 - Marcelle Thomas and Romeo M. Bautista

The 1991 Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for Zimbabwe that we document in this paper is intended to provide benchmark data for economy-wide analysis . Its construction is based on a three-step process: (1) building a...

1 Jan, 1998 - Peter Wobst

This paper documents the construction of a 1992 social accounting matrix (SAM) for Tanzania. On the basis of recently generated national accounts data, a 56-sector SAM is built focusing on the disaggregation of agriculture - which comprises 21 of...

1 Sep, 1999 - Ulrich Hausner

Zambia (ZAMSAM). The SAM incorporates economy-wide data in a consistent framework and provides the benchmark data for the analysis under the MERRISA project. Data sources include national accounts data, government budgets, balance of payments...

1 Feb, 2001 - Osten Chulu and Peter Wobst

The last few years have seen a proliferation of attempts by various institutions to create a framework that would enable analysts to have a broad overview of all transactions in the Malawian economy. It was decided that 1998, the most recent year...

19 Sep, 2004 - Paul Dorosh and Moataz El-Said

This paper presents a 1999 social accounting matrix (SAM) for Uganda that was constructed to meet the economywide modeling requirements undertaken by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) “Strategic Criteria for Rural...

- James Thurlow, David Evans, and Sherman Robinson

This paper outlines the process of constructing a 2001 social accounting matrix (SAM) for Zambia. A SAM is a consistent data framework that captures not only the information contained in the national income and product accounts and the input-...

1 Aug, 2006 - Jane Kiringai, James Thurlow, and Bernadette Wanjala

This paper outlines the construction of a 2003 social accounting matrix (SAM) for Kenya. A SAM is a consistent data framework that captures the information contained in the national income and product accounts and the input-output table, as well...

1 Apr, 2010 - Manson Nwafor, Xinshen Diao, and Vida Alpuerto

The 2006 Nigeria SAM was built for the dynamic CGE (DCGE) model that examined the agriculture growth and investment options for reducing poverty in Nigeria. This report provides a detailed description of this SAM, while the DCGE analysis using...

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This book is the outcome of joint work by the Secretariats of UNCTAD and the WTO. Its six chapters were written collaboratively by academics and staff of the two organizations. The volume aims to help researchers and policy-makers expand their...

1 Jul, 1998 - Channing Arndt, Antonio Cruz, Henning Tarp Jensen, Sherman Robinson, and Finn Tarp

This working paper documents the construction of the 1994 and 1995 Mozambican social accounting matrices (SAMs). The aggregate macro-SAM is called MACSAM, and the disaggregated version is MOZAM. With 13 agricultural and two agricultural...