Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Marco Marini , and Tommaso Di Fonzo
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2012
Keywords: extrapolation, growth rates, growth rate, rate of change, time series, Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Macroeconomic Data, Benchmarking, Movement Preservation,
Statistical offices have often recourse to benchmarking methods for compiling quarterly national accounts (QNA). Benchmarking methods employ quarterly indicator series (i) to distribute annual, more reliable series...