Building a Financial Social Accounting Matrix for Colombia

Applied Economic Studies, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 7-26, 2008

24 Pages Posted: 21 May 2010

Date Written: December 2008

Abstract

This document shows a first approach to build a financial Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for Colombian economy. In order to do it, it is proposed a methodology to build real SAM and T-accounts for financial sector. Finally, I get mix up real and financial accounts in a financial SAM. In particular, this financial SAM can be used as input for IMMPA model.

En este documento se muestra una primer aproximación para la construcción de una Matriz de Contabilidad Social (MCS) Financiera para la economía colombiana. Para realizarlo, se propone una metodología para construir una MCS real y de cuantas T para el sector financiero. Finalmente estas cuentas, tanto del sector real como financieros, son unidas en una SAM financiera. En particular, esta financiera sirve como insumo para el modelo IMMPA.

Keywords: IMMPA, Social Accounting Matrices

JEL Classification: C81, D57, D58

Suggested Citation

Hernández, Gustavo, Building a Financial Social Accounting Matrix for Colombia (December 2008). Applied Economic Studies, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 7-26, 2008, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1612927

Gustavo Hernández (Contact Author)

Dirección de Estudios Económicos ( email )

Bogota
Colombia

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