Importing U.S. exchange rate data from the Federal Reserve and standardizing country names across datasets

fxrates is a command to import historical U.S. exchange rate data from the Federal Reserve and to calculate the daily change of the exchange rates. Because many cross-country datasets use different spellings and conventions for country names, we also introduce a second command, countrynames, to convert country names to a common naming standard.


Issue Date:
2013
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
dm0069 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/243194
Published in:
Stata Journal, Volume 13, Number 2
Page range:
315-322
Total Pages:
10

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