Training Workshop on Development of Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for KP

First training workshop on ā€œDevelopment of Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for KP was organized by the Pakhtunkhwa Economic Policy Research Institute in collaboration with IFPRI, Islamabad on November 05-06, 2019 in Serena Business Complex, Islamabad. A Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) is a single-entry internally consistent accounting system that documents all the economic transactions within an         economy. It supports the continuing need to use recent and consistent multisectoral economic data for policy analysis and the development of economy-wide models. The        training aimed to equip the participants with technical skills to develop SAM model for KP economy. Prof. Stephen Davies, Colorado State University, USA deliberated the training to the participants.