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National Accounts
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[German Version]

(Macroeconomic Accounting). Macroeconomic accounting includes several part-calculations that represent the economy of an entire country or individual states of a federal republic for a certain period. At the center stand the calculation of the production, distribution and exploitation of the Gross National Product (GNP) and the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and an account of the redistribution and wealth-creation processes of a past period. The GDP is regarded as an important measure of production, and the GNP of income. National accou…

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Cansier, Dieter, “National Accounts”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 09 March 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_SIM_125380>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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