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CALPAN: A Microcomputer Program for Calculating Accounting Prices Using Input-Output Techniques. User's Manual


  • Elio H Londero

    (Inter-American Development Bank)

  • Roberto Soto


CALPAN is a set of DOS programs for microcomputers, designed to calculate accounting price ratios using input-output techniques. It also serves to calculate domestic resource costs of foreign exchange and other useful preprogrammed operations, as well as to perform arithmetic operations with matrices. A ZIP file contains the manual in PDF format and the ecalpro.exe file with the program. To install the program run the ecalpro.exe file and when asked give the destination folder (e.g. c:/calpan); once installed run The zip file is available as

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  • Elio H Londero & Roberto Soto, 2004. "CALPAN: A Microcomputer Program for Calculating Accounting Prices Using Input-Output Techniques. User's Manual," Public Economics 0408005, EconWPA.
  • Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwppe:0408005
    Note: Type of Document - zip; pages: 150. ZIP file contains manual in PDF format and ecalpro.exe file with program. To install program run the ecalpro.exe file and when asked give destination folder (e.g.

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    Accounting prices; shadow prices; input-output; matrix operations;

    JEL classification:

    • D6 - Microeconomics - - Welfare Economics
    • D7 - Microeconomics - - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
    • H - Public Economics

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