agencies or instrumentalities of the TA recipient, World Bank staff, other technical assistance providers and donors with legitimate interest, shall require the explicit consent of the TA recipient and the IMF’s Statistics Department.
SUMMARY OF MISSION OUTCOMES AND PRIORITY RECOMMENDATIONS
DEVELOPING THE MIEA
A. Indicator Series Evaluation
C. Seasonal Adjustment Practices
A. Officials Met During the Mission
1. Priority Recommendations
2. Quarterly and Monthly
The IMF conducted a remote technical assistance (TA) mission from March 1 to 12, 2021, to help the National Statistics Office of Mongolia (NSOM) compile a monthly indicator of economic activity (MIEA). Experimental results describe monthly economic activity from January 2010 to January 2021 as well as the impact of the COVID-19. This second mission for developing the MIEA was funded by the IMF's Data for Decisions trust fund1 (D4D).
the MIEA for consistency across NA programs
Improve monthly allocation of quarterly and/or annual output within the Agriculture, forestry, and fishing industrial sector
Investigate spike in volume index for the manufacturing sector at the end of each quarter.
Seek external assistance for preparing monthly indicator based on improved quarterly estimates for construction in QGDPP program.
15. The mission developed a framework to facilitate the production of MIEA estimates . The framework developed during the mission combines monthly