A powerpoint presentation given as part of the \"International Forum on Monitoring National Development: Issues and Challenges\", held in Beijing, China, 27-29 September 2011. The presentation asked how international data sets on economic measurements (e.g. GDP, Labour, Productivity, Trade etc.) can be better monitored and improved through procedures like gap analysis. It also showed how they can be used to help identidy economic structural differences over time.
Swanson, E. A Framework for Monitoring Economic Development: Data for understanding structural change. Presented at "International Forum on Monitoring National Development: Issues and Challenges", Beijing, China, 27-29 September 2011.. The World Bank, Washington DC, USA (2011) 24 pp.