Technical studies on statistics for the MERCOSUR area

LAC
Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay
2009–2010
The project’s main goal was to strengthen the common work developed by the Central Banks and Ministries of Economy (Finance and Treasure) of the MERCOSUR countries in the context of the Macroeconomic Monitoring Group (GMM), using harmonized methodologies, a statistical data basis for the development of comparable indicators and the analysis of issues related to the process of macroeconomic convergence of the MERCOSUR countries, using, where appropriate, the European experience.

 Services provided

Diagnostic of the adequacy of the statistical processes and fiscal statistics produced with the harmonized methodologies (Brazil).
Compilation of fiscal information of sub-national entities (Brazil).

Diagnostic of the adequacy of statistical processes and fiscal statistics produced through the harmonized methodologies (Paraguay).

Study of data surveys of local governments for the construction of fiscal indicators and study of the short-term debt (Paraguay).