africamonitor: Africa Macroeconomic Monitor Database API

An R API providing access to a relational database with macroeconomic data for Africa. The database contains >700 macroeconomic time series from mostly international sources, grouped into 50 macroeconomic and development-related topics. Series are carefully selected on the basis of data coverage for Africa, frequency, and relevance to the macro-development context. The project is part of the 'Kiel Institute Africa Initiative' <>, which, amongst other things, aims to develop a parsimonious database with highly relevant indicators to monitor macroeconomic developments in Africa, accessible through a fast API and a web-based platform at <>. The database is maintained at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy <>.

Package details

AuthorSebastian Krantz [aut, cre]
MaintainerSebastian Krantz <>
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africamonitor documentation built on May 29, 2024, 7:55 a.m.