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31 Oct, 2012 - Estrades, Carmen

Different from many single-commodity partial equilibrium models, the Export Restrictions And import Tariffs Overall impacts (ERATO) model illustrates how a multi-market model can be used to analyze trade policy options in a context of a multi-...

- Ismael Fofana, Lacina Balma, Fousseini Traore, and Dieynaba Kane

The report documents the construction of Social Accounting Matrices (SAMs) for The Gambia, Liberia, Mauritania and Sierra Leone. The construction of the SAMs follows the top-down approach. First, aggregated SAMs representing the macro features of...

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This paper sought to construct a social accounting matrix for Kenya 2009 given that the most recent SAM dates back to 2003. The objective of this exercise was to construct a micro SAM incorporating accounts of individual activities, primary...

26 Avr, 2013 - Salvatici, Luca

Since Jan Tinbergen’s original formulation (Tinbergen 1962), gravity has long been one of the most successful empirical models in economics. Incorporating the theoretical foundations of gravity into recent practice has led to a richer and...

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In this technical brief, we first present the architecture of the Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) of Guinea Bissau. We then give an overview of the various steps followed during its construction and finally conduct a quantitative analysis of the...

26 Avr, 2013 - Cipollina, Maria Salvatici, Luca

In this document we give several examples of hands-on estimation to familiarize yourself with the gravity equation methodological choices highlighted in the literature review. This guide provides an illustrative dataset with alternative Stata...

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Cette note technique décrit le processus d’élaboration de la matrice de comptabilité sociale (MCS) établie à partir des comptes nationaux de 2006 pour la Cote d’Ivoire. Elle présente les diff...

- Christophe Gouel

Variants of rational expectations storage models are central to neoclassical studies of the behavior of markets for storable commodities (Williams and Wright, 1991, Wright, 2001). Simple versions are tested econometrically, for example in Deaton...

- Lacina Balma, Dramane Bako, and Barbi Kabore

The 2005 Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for Burkina Faso is an agricultural-focused SAM and, as such, it is mainly elaborated from the Agricultural Supply and Use Table (ASUT) for the same year. The matrix is then...

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This is a partial equilibrium model for trade policy analysis (PE-TRADE) which is set up in Excel. The PE-TRADE model in Excel shows multiple examples of trade policy analyses with increasing details in each worksheet. In these examples, the...