This website presents a set of guidelines on best practice for performing and using the results of revision analyses for sub-annual economic statistics, and in formulating a revisions policy which effectively supports user needs. It also contains a set of standard tools as a resource to both producers and users of official statistics to perform their own revision analyses.
Guidelines and related documents are presented for the range of themes listed in the table below with live links to their content. These were produced by a joint OECD / Eurostat taskforce which brought together eminent experts on this topic from a wide range of institutions around the world.
Theme related to revision policy and analysis
The members of the task-force who prepared the material presented in this website are: Richard McKenzie & Michela Gamba (OECD), Gian Luigi Mazzi & Rosa Ruggeri-Cannata (Eurostat), Anna Ciammola (ISTAT), Heinz Dieden (ECB), Ruth Detlefsen (US Bureau of Census), Dennis Fixler (US BEA), Michel Girard (Statistics Canada), Leendert Hoven (Statistics Netherlands), Andreas Lorenz (Deutsche Bundesbank), Robin Youll (UK ONS).
See also the original Terms of Reference for the work of the task-force.