Beginner's Guide to National Accounts
This course serves as a starting point for a more in-depth, targeted classroom course by introducing an overview of the System of National Accounts (SNA) with a focus on the framework of the European System of Accounts 2010 (ESA 2010). It should tackle the gaps in users’ general knowledge of the system of National Accounts and allow the participants to reach a homogenous level before coming to the introductory classroom course as a student.
Newcomers to National Accounts (including statisticians previously working in other statistical domains).
At the end of this e-learning module, the learner will:
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- Chapter 1: Introduction
- Chapter 2: General features of ESA
- Chapter 3: Basic principles of ESA
- Chapter 4: Challenges
- Chapter 5: Finding methodological information and databases
- Chapter 6: Final assessment
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