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Balance of Payments

Definition
Statement that summarizes economic transactions between residents and nonresidents during a specific time period.
Source Definition
IMF, Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual, Sixth Edition (BPM6), 2009.

Balance des paiements

Définition
Etat où sont résumées les transactions économiques entre résidents et non-résidents pour une période donnée.
Source de la définition
FMI, Manuel de la balance des paiements et de la position extérieure globale, Sixième édition (MBP6), 2009.

Balanza de Pagos

Definición
Estado que resume las transacciones económicas entre residentes y no residentes durante un período determinado.
Fuente(s) de la definición
FMI, Manual de Balanza de Pagos y Posición de Inversión Internacional, Sexta edición (MBP6), 2009.