R/GDPtax.r

#' GDP per capita with country groups and profit tax
#'
#' GDP per capita with country groups and profit tax
#'
#'
#' The data includes the GDP per capita (current US$) for years 1980-2017
#' (World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files).
#' The data have been downloaded from the webpage
#' https://datamarket.com/data/set/15c9/gdp-per-capita-current-us#!ds=15c9!hd1&display=line,
#' distributed under the CC-BY 4.0 (\url{https://datacatalog.worldbank.org/public-licenses#cc-by}).
#' From the same webpage the profit tax in 2010 (World Bank, Doing Business Project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/ExploreTopics/PayingTaxes/)
#' and Total tax rate (% of commercial profits) (World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/))
#' were downloaded.
#' Furthermore, different country groups were formed from
#' countries for which the GDP was available for 1980-2017 and profit tax for 2010:
#' \itemize{
#' \item Group 1 (Major Advanced Economies (G7)): "Canada", "France", "Germany", "Italy", Japan"
#' \item Group 2 (Euro Area excluding G7): "Austria", "Belgium", "Cyprus", "Finland", "Greece", "Ireland",
#' "Luxembourg", "Netherlands", "Portugal", "Spain"
#' \item Group 3 (Other Advanced Economies (Advanced Economies excluding G7 and Euro Area)):
#' "Australia", "Denmark", "Iceland", "Norway", "Sweden", "Switzerland"
#' \item Group 4 (Emerging and Developing Asia): "Bangladesh", "Bhutan", "China", "Fiji", "India",
#' "Indonesia", "Malaysia", "Nepal", "Philippines", "Thailand", "Vanuatu"
#' }
#'
#' @format A list of a three components. The first one (\code{GDP}) is a \code{curve_set} object with components \code{r} and \code{obs}
#' containing the years of observations and the GDP curves, i.e. the observed values of GDP in those years.
#' Each column of \code{obs} contains the GDP for the years for a particular country (seen as column names).
#' The country grouping is given in the list component \code{Group} and the profit tax in \code{Profittax}.
#'
#' @usage data("GDPtax")
#' @references
#' World Bank national accounts data, and OECD National Accounts data files. URL: https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GDP.PCAP.CD
#' World Bank, Doing Business Project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/ExploreTopics/PayingTaxes/). URL: https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/IC.TAX.PRFT.CP.ZS
#' @keywords datasets
#' @name GDPtax
#' @docType data
#' @seealso \code{\link{graph.flm}}
#' @examples
#' data("GDPtax")
#' # Plot data in groups
#' for(i in 1:4)
#'   assign(paste0("p", i), plot(subset(GDPtax$GDP, GDPtax$Group == i)) +
#'     ggplot2::labs(title=paste("Group ", i, sep=""), y="GDP"))
#' p4
#' if(require("patchwork", quietly=TRUE))
#'   p1 + p2 + p3 + p4
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