Regional: Improving Price Collection of Non-Household Expenditure Components and Updating Purchasing Power Parity Estimates for Selected Developing Member Count

Sovereign Project | 42055-012

Summary

The proposed project is intended to follow up on the measurement and pricing of the following which came to light in the course of the 2005 ICP Asia Pacific on the following: (i) dwelling rentals, (ii) construction and in equipment (capital goods), and non market services (Government services)

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Project Name Improving Price Collection of Non-Household Expenditure Components and Updating Purchasing Power Parity Estimates for Selected Developing Member Count
Project Number 42055-012
Country Regional
Project Status Closed
Project Type / Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Source of Funding / Amount
TA 6482-REG: Improving Price Collection of Non-Household Expenditure Components and Updating Purchasing Power Parity Estimates for Selected Developing Member Countries
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 600,000.00
TA 6482-REG: Improving Price Collection of Non-Household Expenditure Components and Updating Purchasing Power Parity Estimates for Selected Developing Member Countries (Supplementary)
Technical Assistance Special Fund US$ 220,000.00
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development
Sector / Subsector Public sector management - Economic affairs management
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming No gender elements
Description The proposed project is intended to follow up on the measurement and pricing of the following which came to light in the course of the 2005 ICP Asia Pacific on the following: (i) dwelling rentals, (ii) construction and in equipment (capital goods), and non market services (Government services)
Project Rationale and Linkage to Country/Regional Strategy
Impact Increased harmonization of ICP price collection activities with CPI price collection activities in national statistical offices
Project Outcome
Description of Outcome

1. Developed a methodology for PPP computation for non-benchmark years

2. Enhanced capacity of NSOs in integrating ICP price collection with regular price collection surveys

Progress Toward Outcome
Implementation Progress
Description of Project Outputs

Development of a primary product list for household consumption for estimating PPPs for non-benchmark years

Price collection for primary product list (household consumption)

Identification of a construction product list for estimating PPPs for non-benchmark years; and pricing collection

Mainstreaming of ICP price surveys in CPI price surveys

Development of alternative methodologies for pricing equipment and government services

Validation of price data

Update and validation of GDP weights

Computation of 2009 PPPs

Report on the 2009 PPPs

Status of Implementation Progress (Outputs, Activities, and Issues)
Geographical Location
Summary of Environmental and Social Aspects
Environmental Aspects
Involuntary Resettlement
Indigenous Peoples
Stakeholder Communication, Participation, and Consultation
During Project Design
During Project Implementation
Business Opportunities
Consulting Services Consulting services yet to be determined.
Responsible ADB Officer Chellam Palanyandy
Responsible ADB Department Economic Research and Regional Cooperation Department
Responsible ADB Division Development Indicators and Policy Research Division
Executing Agencies
Asian Development BankChellam Palanyandy6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550, Philippines
Timetable
Concept Clearance 05 Jun 2008
Fact Finding 10 Mar 2008 to 24 Mar 2008
MRM -
Approval 29 Aug 2008
Last Review Mission -
PDS Creation Date 25 Jun 2008
Last PDS Update 02 Jul 2008

TA 6482-REG

Milestones
Approval Signing Date Effectivity Date Closing
Original Revised Actual
29 Aug 2008 - 29 Aug 2008 31 Aug 2010 30 Sep 2012 -
Financing Plan/TA Utilization Cumulative Disbursements
ADB Cofinancing Counterpart Total Date Amount
Gov Beneficiaries Project Sponsor Others
820,000.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 820,000.00 29 Aug 2008 757,289.64

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