TITLE

The Statistics Corner: Resources for Country Data

AUTHOR(S)
Haver, Maurine A.
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Business Economics;Oct98, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of Web sites in tracking the statistics of the Asian economies. Internet address of the Dissemination Standards Bulletin Board (DSBB) created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF); Objective of Special Data Dissemination Standards (SDDS); Special advantages of the DSBB.
ACCESSION #
1129129

 

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