We are pleased to announce the launch of EconData’s Excel Add-in. The application allows the users of EconData to seamlessly integrate up-to-date South African economic data into their Excel workflows. It also provides convenient transformations of the data such as: aggregation to lower frequencies, and the calculation of growth rates. In order to install the… Continue reading Introducing our Excel Add-in
A tutorial on using the BA900 supervisory banking data
An introduction to the BA900 supervisory banking data.
Data vintages are necessary when assessing the real-time performance of data analytics. Whether this may be to back-test a model or to look at whether a historical decision was the correct one, having the information that was available at the time, is essential. EconData has been designed in order to make this kind of analysis… Continue reading Making use of vintage data
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?