Catalog of Holdings

Study Report

Study Number: CB-536-001-4-1-International-WLDBK-2001

Subject Area: Economic Processes and Indicators

Bibliographic Citation: Global development finance, 2001.  [machine-readable data file] / World Bank  [principal investigator(s)] / Washington, D.C.: World Bank  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 8/27/2001

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Run the setup program and install the user interface program to D:\GDF01. From the Start menu select Programs, WB Development Data 32 , then Global Development Finance 2001. 8/09 User interface is not installed to the Public-use PCs in the library.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Extensive on-line help is available via the help menu. View the user's guide. One report, "Global Development Finance, country and summary data, 2001"

Abstract: This CD-ROM contains a database of 200 time-series indicators, covering the years 1970 to 2000 in most cases. It also contains the full contents of the print version of Volume 1 and 2 of the GDF and all the tables from both volumes. Text providing country notes, definitions, and source notes is linked to each table. The country tables provides statistical data for the 138 countries reporting debt under the World Bank Debtor Reporting System and summary data for the country groups. The tables are designed to facilitate cross-country comparison of key statistics. It provides information on the developing countries' external debt and financial flows. The topics include: total external debt stocks and flows, major economic aggregates, key debt ratios, debt service paid, average terms of new commitments, currency composition of long-term debt, debt restructuring, and scheduled debt service projection.

Media/File Reports:

7151 (CD-ROM)
7288 (CD-ROM)