The System of National Accounts wealth accounts are incomplete, with the most obvious omission being human capital. This Policy Research Working Paper examines the residual intangible wealth that is arguably the “stock equivalent” of total factor productivity—the value of assets such as institutional
quality and social capital that augment the capacity of produced, natural and human capital to support a stream of consumption into the future.
This is a progress update on WAVES's efforts to establish a range of tools to start redressing Madagascar's lack of analyses for the integration of natural capital economic values in the policy framework.
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Author(s): WAVES ,
This publication from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) examines a number of complex issues facing policy makers in Australia, such as climate change and natural resource management, and illustrates how environmental accounts can be used to further improve the decision-making process.
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Author(s): Australian Bureau of ,
La Cuenta Satélite Ambiental (CSA) tiene como objetivo general medir en unidades físicas y monetarias, de forma sistémica y para cada período contable, la variación de los stocks de los activos ambientales, las interacciones entre el ambiente y la economía, dentro de la economía y de la economía al ambiente.
Author(s): Departamento Adminis ,
Wealth Accounting and the Valuation of Ecosystem Services (WAVES) is a World Bank-led global partnership that aims to promote sustainable development by ensuring that natural resources are mainstreamed in development planning and national economic accounts.