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Tratamiento de una Base de Datos Internacional: Homogeneización y Conversión en Paridades de Poder de Compra

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  • José Alberto Molina Chueca

    (Departamento de Análisis Económico. Universidad de Zaragoza.)

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En este trabajo planteamos y solucionamos los problemas que aparecen al trabajar con una base de datos internacional que contiene series temporales de distintas magnitudes para cada país. En primer lugar, homogeneizamos las series reales expresadas en distintos años base a un mismo año de referencia; en segundo lugar, agregamos las series y, por último, convertimos las series nacionales en precios internacionales utilizando Paridades de Poder de Compra. In this paper we pose and solve the problems which appear when we work with an international base of data which contain time-series of different magnitudes for each country. First, we convert the series at constant prices express in several years to one benchmark year; second, we aggregate the magnitudes and, finally, we convert the national series in international lprices using Purchasing Power Parities.

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  • José Alberto Molina Chueca, 1995. "Tratamiento de una Base de Datos Internacional: Homogeneización y Conversión en Paridades de Poder de Compra," Estudios de Economía Aplicada, Estudios de Economía Aplicada, vol. 4, pages 87-94, Diciembre.
  • Handle: RePEc:lrk:eeaart:4_3_5
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    Keywords

    International base of data; homogeneization; Purchasing Power Parities;

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    • C82 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs - - - Methodology for Collecting, Estimating, and Organizing Macroeconomic Data; Data Access

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