Review of the methods for the estimation of global multi-country supply, use and input-output tables (MEGLIO)

Client/Funding Institution

Joint Research Centre (JRC)


The aim of this study was to take stock of all current international projects related to the construction of multi-country Supply and Use Input-Output Tables. Differences and similarities concerning data sources, balancing, and methodological choices in the construction steps have been compared and documented. Finally, recommendations for the construction of multi-country tables for the planned joint effort of Eurostat and OECD have been formulated.


October 2015 - April 2016

wiiw team Leader

Robert Stehrer

wiiw Staff

Simona Jokubauskaite, Monika Schwarzhappel, Ronald Hartwig

Keywords: input-output tables, wiod

Research Areas: International Trade, Competitiveness and FDI