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Sandy Stewart - Head of National Accounts
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Peer review of Gross National Income (GNI) for Scotland methodology (paper) - Martin Kellaway
The peer review of the methodology used to estimate the Balance of Payments income account and Gross National Income for Scotland, produced by Martin Kellaway. Martin Kellaway is an adviser to Eurostat on National Accounts and a former head of the ONS National Accounts Unit.
Experimental Quarterly National Accounts: a guide to their use (paper) - Andrew Mortimer
This paper provides users with an overview of the relative quality of variables published in the experimental quarterly national accounts release. The key features of data sources and methodologies used in the construction of each variable is described and a subjective measure of quality assigned to each.
Quarterly National Accounts Methodology Guide (paper) - Andrew Mortimer
This paper documents the methodologies, systems and data sources used in the production of the Quarterly National Accounts statistics which have been released on a trial basis. This paper (version 1) is consistent with the 2010 Q3 QNA release (January 2011).
Producing economic statistics and advice for Scotland (presentation) - Sandy Stewart
A presentation given to the Highland Economic Forum which discussed the current status of economic statistics in Scotland, the range of regional economic statistics and SNAP-related developments.
Arithmetic Estimation of Quarterly Supply/Use (QSU) Tables - Andrew Mortimer
Submitted to the Scottish Economic Statistics Consultants Group. This paper, and related presentation, documents the early development stages of a future balancing system for Scottish quarterly national accounts. The following presentation accompanies this paper: Quarterly Supply & Use framework for Scotland
Quarterly Household Final Consumption Expenditure (HHFCE) for Scotland - Kenny Grant
Submitted to the Scottish Economic Statistics Consultants Group. This paper outlines the methodologies used to produce experimental quarterly measures of Household Final Consumption Expenditure for Scotland. The following presentation accompanies this paper: Calculation of HHFCE
Constructing Scottish quarterly GDP estimates: income based (presentation) - Sandy Stewart
This presentation discusses the development of an experimental income measure of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for Scotland.
SNAP! (presentation) - Sandy Stewart
A presentation given to Karen Dunnell (National Statistician) on SNAP developments.
The use of the Scottish Input-Output framework for policy evaluation (presentation)
Delivered to the ESRC Stakeholder Seminar on accounting for and modelling the pollution content of trade flows, carbon footprints and other indicators of sustainable development", Monday 6 April 2009, Cardiff University.
Regional Accounts GVA estimates 1995-2007
Examines the latest publication of the Regional Accounts produced by the Office for National Statistics
Producing current price GDP estimates for Scotland, Sandy Stewart
Published in Scottish Economic Statistics 2008
Introduction to the Scottish National Accounts Project (presentation)
Presentation delivered to the Scottish Economic Statistics Consultants Group (SESCG) to launch the project.
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