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GROSS CAPITAL STOCK – OECD

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French Equivalent: Stock brute de capital - OCDE

Definition:
Gross capital stock refers to the cumulative flow of volume investments, corrected for retirement. In the gross stock, assets are treated as new until they are retired: it is assumed that they retain their full productive capacity until removed from the stock.

Source Publication:
OECD Productivity Manual: A Guide to the Measurement of Industry-Level and Aggregate Productivity Growth, OECD, Paris, March 2001, Annex 1 – Glossary.

Cross References:
Gross capital stock - SNA

Hyperlink:
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/59/29/2352458.pdf

Version Indicator: OECD

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Tuesday, April 29, 2003