Advertisement

Pretopological Analysis on the Social Accounting Matrix for an Eighteen-Sector Economy: The Mexican Financial System

  • Andrés Blancas
  • Valentín Solís
Part of the Lecture Notes in Economics and Mathematical Systems book series (LNE, volume 551)

Summary

This paper analyzes the structural relationships of the financial transactions represented in a Social Accounting Matrix (SAM) for the Mexican economy through a pretopological approach. Based on a simple binary relationship between incomes and expenditures of institutional accounts, the pretopology is used as a mathematical tool to get an insight into the economic structure represented by the SAM. Such an analysis can be useful to identify the set of relationships between several institutional accounts, ordered according to their influence or domination.

Key words

Social accounting matrix pretopology pseudoclosure minimal closed set 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Auray J.P., Dura G. and Mougeot M. (1981). “Influence par les prix et influence per les quantitès dans un modele input-output.” Economie apliqueè, vol. 1.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    BANXICO, Banco de México. (1991). “Indicadores Económicos.” Directión de Investigación Económica. BANXICOGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    BANXICO, Banco de México. “Sistema Nacional de Information Estructurada (SINIE).”Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Belmandt Z. (1993). “Manuel de Prètopologie et ses applications.” Hermes Publishing House.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Blancas Andrés. (2001). “Structural Vulnerability of the Mexican Financial System: A SAM multiplier approach.” (Mimeo) presented at NAEFA meeting, New Orleans. 2001.Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Bonnevay S., Lamure M., Largeron-Leteno C, and Nicoloyannis N. (1999). “A pretopological approach for structuring data in non-metric spaces.” Elsevier Preprint.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Brissaud Marcel. (1971). “Topologie et Prètopologie”, Publications Econom ètriques, vol. IV no. 1.Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Cech Edward. (1966). “Topological Spaces.” John Wiley & Sons.Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    CIE, Consultoría Internacional Especializada. “MIP Matríz de Insumo Producto, 1990.”Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Defourny, J. and E. Thorbecke. (1984). “Structural Path Analysis and Multiplier Decomposition within a Social Accounting Matrix.” Economic Journal, 94.Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    Devarajan, S., Lewis, D.J., and Robinson, S. (1986). “A Bibliography of Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Models Applied to Development Countries.” University of California Berkeley.Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    Hinojosa, O. R., and Yunez, N. A. (1999). “Economic Integration and Structural Adjustments in North America, Central America and the Caribbean A Computable General Equilibrium Approach.” The North American Journal of Economics and Finance. Vol.10 No.lGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    INEGI, Instituto Nacional de Estadística Geografía e Informática. (1990). “Encuesta Nacional de Ingresos y Gastos de los Hogares, 1989.”Google Scholar
  14. 14.
    INEGI, Instituto Nacional de Estadística Geografía e Informática. (1995). “Cuentas Nacionales de México.” (CD)Google Scholar
  15. 15.
    Largeron C. and Bonnevay S. (1997). “Une mèthode de structuration par recherchè de Crmès minimaux-application á la modélisation de flux de migrations intervilles.” Societè Francophone de Classification-Lyon, France.Google Scholar
  16. 16.
    Largeron C. and Bonnevay S. (1999). “Une approche pretopologique pour la structuration.” Working Papers no.7, Centre de recherches èconomiques de lu-niversitè de Saint-Etienne.Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    Martńez, A. and Solís V. (1985). “Análisis Estructural e interdependecia sectorial: el caso de México.” in Lifshitz E. and Zottele A. (editors) “Eslabonamientos productivos y mercados oligopólicos.” Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico.Google Scholar
  18. 18.
    Pyatt, G and J.I. Round. (1979). “Accounting and fixed price multipliers in a social accounting matrix framework”. Economic Journal 89.Google Scholar
  19. 19.
    Pyatt G. and J. I. Round. (1985). “Social Accounting Matrices: A Basis for Planning.” The World Bank, Washington D.C.Google Scholar
  20. 20.
    Scott, John. (2000). “Social Network Analysis: A Handbook”. London: Sage Publications.Google Scholar
  21. 21.
    SHCP. Secretaria de Hacienda Pública. (1990). “Cuenta de la Hacienda Pública Federal.” Mexico.Google Scholar
  22. 22.
    Soliś Valentín. (2001). “Pretopological spaces, closure operators and valued graphs.” Mimeo, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha Spain.Google Scholar
  23. 23.
    Sonis M, G.J. D. Hewings and S. Sulistyowati. (1997). “Block structural path analysis: applications to structural changes in the Indonesian economy.” Economic Systems Research 9, 265–280.Google Scholar
  24. 24.
    Stone, J. R. N. (1966). “The Social Accounts from a Consumer Point of View.” Review of Income and Wealth. series 12, no.1.Google Scholar
  25. 25.
    Stone, J. R. N. (1985). “The Disaggregation of the Household Sector in the National Accounts.” in Pyatt G. and J. I. Round. (1985). Social Accounting Matrices: A Basis for Planning. The World Bank, Washington D.C.Google Scholar
  26. 26.
    Taylor Lance. (1990). “Structural Computable General Equilibrium Models for Developing World.” The MIT Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, London, England.Google Scholar
  27. 27.
    Vos Rob. (1997). “External Finance and Structural Change.” in Jansen Karel and Vos Ros (1997), External Finance and Adjustment Failure and Success in the Developing World. St. Martin’s Press, Inc. and MacMillan Press LTD.Google Scholar
  28. 28.
    Wasserman, S. and K. Faust. (1994). “Social Network Analysis. Methods and Applications, Structural Analysis in the Social Sciences.” Nueva York, Cambridge University Press.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrés Blancas
    • 1
  • Valentín Solís
    • 2
  1. 1.Instituto de Investigaciones EconómicasUniversidad Nacional Autónoma de México UNAMMéxico
  2. 2.Facultad de Economía, UNAMMéxico

Personalised recommendations