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Global Statistics

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Sat, 6 May 2006 20:59:21 -0400 (CLT)

This is a useful collection of statistics - it's incomplete and shows a
lot of errors, but what there is is very good -
http://www.econstats.com/weo/index_glweo.htm

Also, IMF WEO directly -
http://www.imf.org/external/ns/cs.aspx?id=28
http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/weo/2006/01/data/dbaselm.cfm

IMF IFS and World Bank Development Data seem to be restricted, but "key
development data" are here -
http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/DATASTATISTICS/0,,contentMDK:20535285~menuPK:232599~pagePK:64133150~piPK:64133175~theSitePK:239419,00.html

Quick reference tables -
http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/DATASTATISTICS/0,,contentMDK:20399244~menuPK:232599~pagePK:64133150~piPK:64133175~theSitePK:239419,00.html

It seems that the World Bank has developed a "Development Data Platform
(DDP)", but it's not public -
http://jolis.worldbankimflib.org/uhtbin/catkey_webcat.sh/761284 - although
  googling turns up various reports at http://ddp-ext.worldbank.org/

Andrew

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