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Children whose growth is stunted, people who don’t get enough vitamins and minerals for a healthy life, adults who are overweight and obese—malnutrition takes many forms and affects every country on earth. A problem of staggering size...

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...

- Xinshen Diao

The 2006 Rwandan SAM discussed in this document has been used for the CGE modeling analysis on agricultural growth and investment options for poverty reduction in Rwanda conducted by Diao et al. (2010). This SAM has been modified from the...