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Social and Demographic Accounting
     

Social and Demographic Accounting

by Geoffrey J. D. Hewings, Moss Madden, Hewings Geoffrey J. D.
 

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ISBN-10: 0521465729

ISBN-13: 9780521465724

Pub. Date: 03/28/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book provides a state-of-the-art account of developments and applications of social accounts, a technique for modeling national and regional economies. The contributors address issues of new formulation of social accounts, of applications in economics and demography, and of specification at both national and regional levels. Relationships between social

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This book provides a state-of-the-art account of developments and applications of social accounts, a technique for modeling national and regional economies. The contributors address issues of new formulation of social accounts, of applications in economics and demography, and of specification at both national and regional levels. Relationships between social accounts models and computable general equilibrium models of national and regional economies are explored, and interregional considerations are addressed.

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ISBN-13:
9780521465724
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2008
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

1. Social accounting: essays in honour of Sir Richard Stone Geoffrey J. D. Hewings and Moss Madden; 2. A SAM for Europe: social accounts at the regional level revisited Jeffrey I. Round; 3. Interregional SAMs and capital accounts Maureen Kilkenny and Adam Rose; 4. Social accounting matrices and income distribution analysis in Kenya Arne Bigsten; 5. Structure of the Bangladesh interregional social accounting system: a comparison of alternative decompositions Geoffrey J. D Hewings, Michael Sonis, Jong-Kun Lee and Sarwar Jahan; 6. Decompositions of regional input-output tables John H. Ll. Dewhust and Rodney C. Jensen; 7. Consistency in regional demo-economic models: the case of the northern Netherlands Dirk Stelder and Jan Oosterhaven; 8. A CGE solution to the household rigidity problem in extended input-output models Andrew B. Trigg and Moss Madden; 9. Operationalising a rural-urban general equilibrium model using a bi-regional SAM Maureen Kilkenny; 10. Combating demographic innumeracy with social accounting principles: heterogeneity, selection, and the dynamics of interdependent populations Andrei Rogers; 11. A microsimulation approach to demographic and social accounting Martin Clarke; Bibliography; Index.

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