COPAFS
 
 Agenda from the December 11, 2015 Quarterly Meeting

 

9:00

Welcome and Report from the Board of Directors – Linda Jacobsen, COPAFS Chair

9:30-10:30

The Statistical Program of the International Monetary Fund: Overview and Current Issues -- Claudia Dziobek, Chief, Real Sector Division, Statistics Department, International Monetary Fund

10:30-11:30

 BEA International Accounts -- Sarahelen (Sally) Thompson, Associate Director for International Economics, Bureau of Economic Analysis

11:30-12:30

Networking Lunch

12:30-1:30

The Statistical Program of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), with Reference to the Role of National Statistics – Kathleen DeBoer, Deputy Head of OECD's Washington Center

1:30-2:30

International Demography Programs of the U.S. Census Bureau – Loraine West, Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau

2:30-3:00

 Feedback and Input from COPAFS Members

 3:00

 Adjourn

 


Summary of Meeting:  Here  (357KB, pdf) 


Presentations from the December 11, 2015 Quarterly Meeting:


 
The Statistical Program of the IMF Overview and Current Issues (722 KB, pdf) 
Claudia Dziobek, Chief, Real Sector Division, Statistics Department, International Monetary Funds

 

 Update on BEA’s Measures of U.S. International Trade and Investment (888 KB, pdf) 
Sarahelen (Sally) Thompson, Associate Director for International Economics, Bureau of Economic Analysis


 OECD Statistics (217 KB, pdf) 
Kathleen DeBoer, Deputy Head of Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)'s Washington Center


 International Population Estimates and Projections:  Methodological and Data Challenges   (851 KB, pdf) 
Loraine West, Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau