WID: Stata module to download data from the World Wealth and Income Database (WID.world)
Thomas Blanchet ()
Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics
The wid command downloads data from the online World Wealth and Income Database (WID.world) directly into Stata. The World Wealth and Income Database is an extensive source on the historical evolution of the distribution of income and wealth both within and between countries. It relies on the combined effort of an international network of over a hundred researchers covering more than seventy countries from all continents.
Requires: Stata version 13
Keywords: data management; wid; Wealth; Income (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017-06-10, Revised 2017-10-13
Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install wid". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid.ado program code (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid.jar Java archive file (application/x-java)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_list_age_codes.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_list_area_codes.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_list_concepts.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_list_population_codes.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_list_series_types.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_example1.ado program code (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_example1.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_example2.ado program code (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_example2.sthlp help file (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_example3.ado program code (text/plain)
http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/w/wid_example3.sthlp help file (text/plain)
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