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The World Bank Data Blog

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The Data Blog Interested in using purchasing power parity data? The International Comparison Program’s new site has you covered Nada Hamadeh, Mizuki Yamanaka 13-Apr-2017
The Data Blog 7 million prices and counting: what’s next for PPPs and the ICP? Haishan Fu 1-Dec-2016
The Data Blog Classifying countries by income: A new working paper Neil Fantom and Umar Serajuddin 12-Jan-2016
The Data Blog MDG 1: Uneven progress in reducing extreme poverty, hunger and malnutrition Juan Feng 7-May-2015
The Data Blog Can you visualize the structure of the world economy and population in one chart? Morgan Brannon, Marko Rissanen, Mizuki Yamanaka 25-Feb-2015
The Data Blog Full set of International Comparison Program 2011 results now available Nada Hamadeh, Morgan Brannon 15-Jul-2014
The Data Blog ICP 2011: 7 Million Prices, 199 Economies, 8 Regions, and 15 Partners Haishan Fu 30-Apr-2014
The Data Blog World Bank to publish Purchasing Power Parities in March 2014  Grant Cameron 17-Dec-2013
The Data Blog Can our parents collect reliable and timely price data? Nada Hamadeh, Marko Rissanen, Mizuki Yamanaka 23-Aug-2013
The Data Blog World Bank to publish Purchasing Power Parities in December 2013 Frederic A. Vogel, Nada Hamadeh 17-Jun-2013

 

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