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Public debt around the world: a new data set of central government debt Public debt around the world: a new data set of central government debt

Authors:
Panizza, Ugo
Source:
Volume: 17
Number: 1
Pages: 19 - 24
ISSN-Print: 1350-4851
Link External Source: Online Version
Year: 2009
Abstract: Commonly used data sets on the level of public debt provide incomplete country and period coverage. This article presents a new data set that includes complete series of central government debt for 89 countries over the period 1991 to 2005 and for 7 other countries for the period 1993 to 2005.
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