Fourth Meeting of the beyond GDP sprint
Virtual Meeting 21 April 2022
The meeting will discuss the socio-demographic disaggregation of national accounts.
Tuesday, 21 April 2022: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (New York time)
Jorge Bravo, United Nations Population Division
John Wilmoth, Director of United Nations Population Division
9:00 am - 9:10 am
Session 1: | Introduction, welcome remarks, and scene-setting
9:10 am - 9:40 am
Session 2: Disaggregating National Accounts by age
This session overviews methods to disaggregate National Accounts by age.Session 2 poll
The estimation and use of the National Transfer Accounts Manual (2013) in different world regions.
Presenters: Mun Sim Lai and Tim Miller, UN Population Division
Presentation: National Transfer Accounts: Disaggregating National Accounts by age
The adoption of National Transfer Accounts as part of Colombia's official statistics.
Presenter: Juan Daniel Oviedo, Director, National Administrative Department of Statistics (Colombia)
Presentation: Colombia's National Transfer Accounts:Insights and results
9:40 am - 10:00 am
Session 3: Disaggregating National Accounts by Age and Gender
This session overviews methods to disaggregate National Accounts by age and gender utilizing time-use survey data.Session 3 poll
Work to assemble a manual on disaggregating
national accounts both age and gender and preliminary results from the CWW project.
Presenter: Gretchen Donehower, Counting Women's Work Project
Presentation: Disaggregating National Accounts by Age and Gender
10:00 am - 10:15 am
10:15 am - 10:45 am
Session 4: Disaggregating National Accounts by age and socio-economic status
This session overviews work to develop methods to disaggregate National Accounts by age and socio-economic status.Session 4 poll
national accounts by age and education level in Brazil and Chile.
Presenter: Prof. Cassio Turra, Center for Development and Regional Planning, Brazil
Capturing wellbeing by disaggregating NTA and NTTA.
Presenter: Prof. Alexia Fϋrnkranz-Prskawetz, Deputy Director, Vienna Institute of Demography, Austrian Academy of Sciences
Presentation: Capturing wellbeing by disaggregating NTA and NTTA
10:45 am - 11:15 am
Session 5: Synthesis
This session draws together the previous three sessions.Session 5 poll
disaggregated NTAs combine for a richer picture of the national economy.
Presenter: Prof. Ronald Lee, University of California, Berkeley
Presentation: How the disaggregated NTAs combine for a richer picture of the economy
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Session 6: Breakout room discussions on next steps
This session will deliver an opportunity for a conversation on next steps.
Instructions for breakout rooms:
• Brief introduction: Name and affiliation
• Open discussion of 1 or 2 topics (suggestions below)
- a - The pros and cons of using individual vs household as unit of analysis in Beyond GDP work.
- b - Why do economic statisticians and economic demographers have such different opinions about life-cycle measures?
- c - Ideas for building collaboration between Network of Economic Statisticians and NTA Network in 2022.
- d - Any other topic of interest.
11:45 am - 11:55 am
Session 7: Preview of the next meeting
This session overviews the fifth meeting of the Beyond GDP Sprint.
Presenter: Erich Strassner, U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis
Presentation: Beyond GDP Sprint: Mapping
Beyond GDP Indexes, Indicator Frameworks, Wealth, and Health Approaches
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