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The Forum empowered a global dialogue among key statistics stakeholders. (photo: Frank Rumpenhorst/Bundesbank)

‘Microdata’ Give Boost to Economic Decisionmakers

December 23, 2015

The revolution in data collection, dissemination, and analysis has yielded more granular data, or “microdata,” that provide number-crunchers a degree of certainty not seen in traditional aggregate data analysis, the audience at a recent forum co-sponsored by the IMF was for more

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