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Global Development Finance

Alternate Title:
GDF

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Database available without restriction Database available without restriction
Vendor:
World Bank
Producer:
World Bank
Coverage:
1960-
Frequency of Updates:
Online


"GDF Online offers external debt and financial flow data for the 189 countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt to the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System. The timeseries for 216 indicators run from 1970 to 2009, with contractual obligations data until 2015. The indicators include external debt stocks and flows, major economic aggregates, and key debt ratios as well as average terms of new commitments, currency composition of long-term debt, debt restructurings, and scheduled debt service projections.

The GDF Online database is released in January each year and updated in April, to include the latest-year estimates prepared for the print editions.

The GDF Online subscription also includes topical country data and regional aggregates showing time series in table and chart form. The topics are: external debt, aggregate net resource flows (long term), net flows and transfers on debt, net financial flows from multilateral institutions, and international bond issues (new and outstanding)."

Number of Users:
unlimited
Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Resource Advocate:
Malcomb, J.
SFX Source:
No
Federated Search:
No

IUB Library Subjects:
  • Statistical Resources
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  • Military Science
  • Business
  • International Studies
  • Economics
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  • European Studies
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  • Political Science
  • African Studies

Library of Congress Subjects:

Loans, Foreign--Developing countries--Statistics--Periodicals.
Debts, External--Developing countries--Statistics--Periodicals.
International finance--Statistics--Periodicals.
Finance--Developing countries--Periodicals.
International finance--Periodicals.