A key feature of EconData is to allow you to create charts and visualisations that are easily updated or repurposed. In this blog post, we illustrate how to import data into R using EconData and how to create a simple chart.
In this first tutorial we will take a brief look at accessing data from the EconData app. The picture below shows the data query menu. EconData queries work by filtering out time series using a data key. Before we get into the data key in further detail, we must first select the data flow (think… Continue reading Looking for data?
There is an ongoing movement that has seen an increase in the number of sources of online economic data, along with the adoption of (open-source) software engineering tools and practices in economic research. Two of the driving motivators of this trend are reproducibility and real-time analysis. The first is aided by (collaborative) version control software… Continue reading Introducing EconData