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At present, the national accounts in most countries are compiled on the basis of concepts and classifications in international guidelines. In this paper, we trace the roots of these guidelines, compare the subsequent quidelines and discuss also alternative accounting systems like extended accounts and SAMs.

Item Type: MPRA Paper -

Original Title: The history of national accounting-

Language: English-

Keywords: measurement in economics, national accounts, history of economics-

Subjects: B - History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches > B0 - GeneralE - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics > E6 - Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General OutlookC - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods > C8 - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology ; Computer Programs-

Author: Bos, Frits


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