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GTAP Data Bases: GTAP 5 Data Base Documentation

The GTAP 5 Data Base Documentation should be cited using the following reference:

Dimaranan, Betina V. and Robert A. McDougall (2002). Global Trade, Assistance, and Production: The GTAP 5 Data Base, Center for Global Trade Analysis, Purdue University.

Table of Contents


PART I: Introduction

Chapter 1 - Introduction
Thomas W. Hertel

PART II: Overview of the Data Base and Software

Chapter 2 - Data Base Summary: Macroeconomic Data
Betina V. Dimaranan and Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 3 - Data Base Summary: Sectoral Data
Betina V. Dimaranan and Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 4 - Data Base Summary: Protection and Support
Betina V. Dimaranan and Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 5 - Data Base Derivatives: Effective Rates of Protection
Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 6 - Data Base Summary: Input-Output Multipliers
Betina V. Dimaranan and Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 7 - Bilateral Time-Series Trade Data
Mark J. Gehlhar

Chapter 8 - Guide to the GTAP Data Base
Robert A. McDougall and Betina V. Dimaranan

Chapter 9 - Aggregation Programs

9.A. Command Line Data Aggregation Program
Robert A. McDougall

9.B. The GTAPAgg Data Aggregation Program
Mark Horridge

Chapter 10 - Data Viewing Software
Melanie Bacou, Thomas Hertel, Wusheng Yu and Betina Dimaranan

Part III: Sources and Procedures for the Version 5 Data Base

Chapter 11 - Regional Input-Output Tables

11.A. Overview of the Regional Input-Output Tables
Terrie L. Walmsley and Robert A. McDougall

11.B. Australia
Ilias Mastoris, Johanna Travis, and Andrew Welsh

11.C. China
Zhi Wang, Fan Zhai, and Dianqing Xu

11.D. Japan
Mantaro Matsuya

11.E. Korea
Jong-Hwan Ko and Inkyo Cheong

11.F. Taiwan
Hsing-Chun Lin, Lin-chun Chung, and Ruey-Wan Liou

11.G. Vietnam
Chantal P. Nielsen

11.H. Bangladesh
A. N. K. Noman and Jong-Hwan Ko

11.I. India
Rajesh Chadha and Devender Pratap

11.J. Colombia
Ramiro Guerrero

11.K. United States
Kenneth Hanson and Agapi Somwaru

11.L. United Kingdom
Lionel Hubbard

11.M. The European Union
Myrna van Leeuwen

11.N. Switzerland
Markus Lips and Renger van Nieuwkoop

11.O. Hungary and Poland
Martin Banse

11.P. Southern Africa
Mark Horridge

11.Q. Uganda
Adam Blake

Chapter 12 - Food and Agricultural Data Base
Everett B. Peterson

Chapter 13 - Disaggregation of Input-Output Tables
Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 14 - Representative Table and Composite Regions
Betina V. Dimaranan

15.A. Construction of the Trade Data
Robert A. McDougall

15.B. Reconciling Merchandise Trade Data
Mark J. Gehlhar

15.C. Hong Kong's Re-exports
Mark J. Gehlhar

15.D. Transport Margins and Modes
Mark J. Gehlhar and Robert A. McDougall

15.E. Services Trade Data
Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 16 - Protection Data

16.A. Construction of the Protection Data Base
Betina V. Dimaranan

16.B. Sources of Merchandise Tariff Data
Jerzy Rozanski, Aki Kuwahara, and Azita Amjadi

16.C. Agricultural Tariff Data
Paul Gibson, John Wainio, and Daniel Whitley

16.D. Export Subsidies
Aziz Elbehri

16.E. Domestic Support in Agriculture
Hans Grinsted Jensen

16.F. ATC Export Tax Equivalents
Joseph Francois and Dean Spinanger

Chapter 17 - An Energy Data Base for GTAP
Jean-Marc Burniaux, Robert A. McDougall, and Truong P. Truong

Chapter 18 - Other Source Data

18.A. Macroeconomic Data
Betina V. Dimaranan and Terrie L. Walmsley

18.B. Capital Stock and Depreciation
Betina V. Dimaranan

18.C. Primary Factor Shares
Thomas W. Hertel and Marinos Tsigas

18.D. Skilled and Unskilled Labor Data
Betina V. Dimaranan

Chapter 19 - Updating and Adjusting the Regional Input-Output Tables
Robert A. McDougall

Chapter 20 - Behavioral Parameters
Betina V. Dimaranan, Robert A. McDougall, and Thomas W. Hertel

Chapter 21 - Global Data Base Assembly
Betina V. Dimaranan and Robert A. McDougall