Variables
Variables
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Category Dataset Variable Label Variable Name
EconomicEmma Ashford Oil Exports DataOil Exports (% of GDP) (Ashford)combinedoil_AE
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict2 years between onset variables codedonset2_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict3 years between onset variables codedonset3_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict4 years between onset variables codedonset4_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict5 years between onset variables codedonset5_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict6 years between onset variables codedonset6_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict7 years between onset variables codedonset7_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict8 years between onset variables codedonset8_AO
PoliticalOnset of Armed Conflict9 years between onset variables codedonset9_AO
GeographicArchipelagos DataNumber of Islands (ppl > 100000)numislands_AP
GeographicArchipelagos DataList of the islands in each countrycomments_AP
GeographicArchipelagos DataNumber of islands (ppl > 100000) loggedlnislands_AP
GeographicArchipelagos DataAt least two islandsarchipelago_AP
EconomicIMF Agreement DataType of IMF agreement country is underundertype_BCG
EconomicIMF Agreement DataWhether a country was is under an IMF agreementunder_BCG
PoliticalPRIO Battle Deaths DatasetBest estimate of annual battle fatalitiesbdeadbest_BD
PoliticalPRIO Battle Deaths DatasetHigh estimate of annual battle fatalitiesbdeadhigh_BD
PoliticalPRIO Battle Deaths DatasetLow estimate of annual battle fatalitiesbdeadlow_BD
EconomicBodea and Hicks Central Bank Independence DataCentral Bank Independence scorecbi_BH
EconomicBodea and Hicks Central Bank Independence DataWeighted Central Bank Independence scorecbiw_BH
EconomicBodea and Hicks Central Bank Independence DataReform year (yes/no)reform_BH
PoliticalBilateral Investment Treaties Count DataBITs signed to datebitstodate_BIT
PoliticalBilateral Investment Treaties Count DataBITs signed to date (logged)lnbitstodate_BIT
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Tertiary Ages 15 to 19lh_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Tertiary Ages 20 to 24lh_2024_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Tertiary Ages 25 and uplh_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Tertiary Females Ages 15 to 19lh_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Tertiary Females Ages 20 to 24lh_F_2024_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Tertiary Females Ages 25 and uplh_F_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of tertiary, female population aged 15-64lh_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of tertiary, population aged 15-64lh_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Primary Complete Ages 15 to 19lpc_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Primary Complete Ages 25 and uplpc_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Primary Complete Females Ages 15 to 19lpc_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Primary Complete Females Ages 25 and uplpc_F_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Ages 15 to 19ls_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Ages 25 and upls_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Females Ages 15 to 19ls_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Females Ages 25 and upls_F_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of secondary, female population aged 15-64ls_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of secondary, population aged 15-64ls_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Complete Ages 15 to 19lsc_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Complete Ages 20 to 24lsc_2024_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Complete Ages 25 and uplsc_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Complete Females Ages 15 to 19lsc_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Complete Females Ages 20 to 24lsc_F_2024_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of Secondary Complete Females Ages 25 and uplsc_F_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of No Schooling Ages 15 to 19lu_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of No Schooling Ages 25 and uplu_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of No Schooling Females Ages 15 to 19lu_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of No Schooling Females Ages 25 and uplu_F_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of no schooling, female population aged 15-64lu_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPercentage of no schooling, population aged 15-64lu_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPrimary adjusted enrollment ratio (%) for female populationpri_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataPrimary adjusted enrollment ratio (%) total populationpri_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataSecondary adjusted enrollment ratio (%) for female populationsec_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataSecondary adjusted enrollment ratio (%) total populationsec_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataSecondary years of schooling, female population ages 15-64syr_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataSecondary years of schooling, population ages 15-64syr_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataTotal years of schooling, female population ages 15-64tyr_F_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataTotal years of schooling, population ages 15-64tyr_long_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Schooling Ages 15 to 19yr_sch_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Schooling Ages 25 and upyr_sch_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Schooling Females Ages 15 to 19yr_sch_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Schooling Females Ages 25 and upyr_sch_F_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Secondary Schooling Ages 15 to 19yr_sch_sec_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Secondary Schooling Ages 25 and upyr_sch_sec_25999_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Secondary Schooling Females Ages 15 to 19yr_sch_sec_F_1519_BL
Social/CulturalBarro-Lee Educational Attainment DataYears of Secondary Schooling Females Ages 25 and upyr_sch_sec_F_25999_BL
PoliticalBertelsmann Transformation IndexExtent of government ensuring private property rights and regulationsprty_rights_BTI
PoliticalBertelsmann Transformation IndexSuccessfulness of education policies and government support for R & Dedu_rd_BTI
PoliticalBoix, Miller, and Rosato Democracy DataDemocracydemocracy_BX
PoliticalBoix, Miller, and Rosato Democracy DataSovereign Dummysovereign_BX
PoliticalBoix, Miller, and Rosato Democracy DataDemocratic Transitiondemocracy_trans_BX
PoliticalBoix, Miller, and Rosato Democracy DataDemocratic Breakdownsdemocracy_breakdowns_BX
PoliticalBoix, Miller, and Rosato Democracy DataDemocratic Durationdemocracy_duration_BX
PoliticalBoix, Miller, and Rosato Democracy DataDemocracy Omitted Datademocracy_omitteddata_BX
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsEase of Doing Business Rankrank_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsStarting a Business Rankrank_sb_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsStarting a business, procedures (number)sb_proc_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsStarting a business, time (days)sb_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsStarting a business, cost (% of income percapita)sb_cost_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsStarting a business, paid in min. cap (% of income per capita)sb_paid_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsDealing with Construction Permits Rankrank_cp_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsDealing with Construction Permits, procedures (number)cp_proc_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsDealing with Construction Permits, time (days)cp_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsDealing with Construction Permits, cost (% of warehouse value)cp_cost_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Electricity Rankrank_ge_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Electricity, procedures (number)ge_proc_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Electricity, time (days)ge_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Electricity, cost (% of income per capita)ge_cost_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsRegistering Property Rankrank_rp_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsRegistering Property, procedures (number)rp_proc_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsRegistering Property, time (days)rp_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsRegistering Property, cost (% of property value)rp_cost_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit Rankrank_gc_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit, strength of legal rights index (0-12)gc_legal_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit, strength of legal rights index (0-10) old methodologygc_legal_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit, depth of credit information index (0-8)gc_info_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit, depth of credit information index (0-6) old methodologygc_info_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit, public registry coverage (% of adults)gc_pub_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsGetting Credit, private bureau coverage (% of adults)gc_priv_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors Rankrank_pi_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors, strength of investor protection index (0-10)pi_ip_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors, strength of investor protection index (0-10) old pi_ip_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors, extent of disclosure index (0-10)pi_disc_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors, extent of director liability index (0-10)pi_dl_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors, ease of shareholder suits index (0-10)pi_shsu_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsProtecting Minority Investors, ease of shareholder suits index (0-10) old methodpi_shsu_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes Rankrank_pt_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes, payments (number per year)pt_pay_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes, time (hours per year)pt_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes, total tax rate (% profit)pt_tot_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes, profit tax (%)pt_prof_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes, labor tax and contributions (%)pt_lab_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsPaying Taxes, other taxes (%)pt_other_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, cost to export (US$ per container)rank_tr_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, documents to export (number) old methodologytr_exdo_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, time to export (days) old methodologytr_exti_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, cost to export (number) old methodologytr_exco_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, documents to import (number)tr_imdo_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, time to import (days)tr_imti_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsTrading Across Borders, cost to import (US$ per container)tr_imco_old_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsEnforcing Contracts Rankrank_ec_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsEnforcing Contracts, time (days)ec_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsEnforcing Contracts, cost (% of claim)ec_cost_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsResolving Insolvency Rankrank_ri_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsResolving Insolvency, recovery rate (cents on the dollar)ri_reco_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsResolving Insolvency, time (years)ri_time_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsResolving Insolvency, cost (% of estate)ri_cost_BZ
EconomicWorld Bank Doing Business IndicatorsResolving Insolvency, outcome (0 as piecemeal sale and 1 as going concern)ri_out_BZ
GeographicCentre d'EtudesProspectives et d'InformationsInternationales Official Language of the Country is Englishdist_US_CE
GeographicCentre d'EtudesProspectives et d'InformationsInternationales Distance from US (km between most populous cities)english_off_CE
EconomicIMF Contract Intensive Money (CIM)Contract intensive moneycim_CIM
EconomicIMF Contract Intensive Money (CIM)Contract intensive money adjustedcim_adj_CIM
EconomicIMF Contract Intensity Money (CIM2)Contract intensive money 2cim2_CIM2
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetphysical integrity rights indexphysint_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetdisappearancedisap_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetextrajudicial killingkill_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetpolitical imprisonmentpolpris_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasettorturetort_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of assembly and associationassn_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of foreign movementformov_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of domestic movementdommov_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of movement before 2007old_move_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of speechspeech_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetelectoral self-determinationelecsd_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of religion before 2007old_relfre_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetfreedom of religion from 2007new_relfre_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetworker's rightsworker_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetwomen's economic rightswecon_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetwomen's political rightswopol_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights Datasetwomen's social rightswosoc_CR
PoliticalCingranelli-Richards (CIRI) Human Rights DatasetIndependence of the judiciaryinjud_CR
EconomicClaessens and van Horen Bank OwnershipCount of foreign banks open in countryforeignbkct_CV
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Mode of executive electionexselec_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Mode of legislative electionlegselec_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Status of legislatureclosed_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Legal status of partiesdejure_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship De facto existence of partiesdefacto_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Existence of parties outside regime frontdefacto2_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Dummy variable for democracydemocracy_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Regime classification (parliamentary, mil dictatorship, etc.)regime_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Dummy for transition to democracyttd_DD
PoliticalCheibub et al. (DD) Democracy and Dictatorship Dummy for transition to dictatorshiptta_DD
PoliticalSystem Level DemocracySystem Level Democratic Sharedemocracy_share_DE
PoliticalSystem Level DemocracyCount of Democracies in the Systemdemocracy_count_DE
PoliticalSystem Level DemocracyCount of Democracies in the System (logged)lndemsys_DE
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Government Seatsnumgov_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of Government Partiesnumvote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Opposition Seatsnumopp_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of Opposition Partiesoppvote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsMargin of Majoritymaj_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAverage Age of Partiespartyage_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsHerfindahl Index of Government Partiesherfgov_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsHerfindahl Index of Opposition Partiesherfopp_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsHerfindahl Index Totalherftot_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsFractionalization Indexfrac_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsOpposition Fractionalization Indexoppfrac_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsGovernment Fractionalization Indexgovfrac_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutionstensys_stricttensys_strict_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsSystem Tenuretensys_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutionschecks_laxchecks_lax_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChecks and Balanceschecks_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsStability (Threshold: LIEC = 6)stabs_strict_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsStabilitystabs_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsStability, single chamber (Threshold: LIEC = 6)stabns_strict_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsStability, single chamberstabns_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLongest Tenure of a Veto Player (Threshold: LIEC = 6)tenlong_strict_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLongest Tenure of a Veto Playertenlong_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsShortest Tenure of a Veto Player (Threshold: LIEC = 6)tenshort_strict_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsShortest Tenure of a Veto Playertenshort_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsPolarizationpolariz_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsPolitical Systemsystem_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChief Executive Years in Officeyrsoffc_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsFinite Term in Officefinittrm_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsYears Left in Current Termyrcurnt_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsCan Chief Executive Serve Multiple Termsmultpl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsIs Chief Executive a Military Officer?military_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsIs Defense Minister a Military Officer?defmin_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsPresident Percentage of Votes, first roundpercent1_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsPresident Percentage of Votes, last round percentl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsParty of Chief Executive Length of Time in Officeprtyin_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsName of Executive Partyexecme_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChief Executive Party Orientationexecrlc_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChief Executive Party: Nationalistexecnat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChief Executive Party: Ruralexecrurl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChief Executive Party: Regionalexecreg_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsChief Executive Party: Religiousexecrel_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAge of Chief Executive Partyexecage_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsDoes Party of Executive Control All Houses?allhouse_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsParty affiliation of Non-Chief Exec in Systems with Pres & PMnonchief_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsTotal Seats in Legislaturetotalseats_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsName of Largest Government Partygov1me_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of Largest Government Partygov1seat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of Largest Government Partygov1vote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Government Party Orientationgov1rlc_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Government Party: Nationalistgov1nat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Government Party: Ruralgov1rurl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Government Party: Regionalgov1reg_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Government Party: Religiousgov1rel_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions Age of Largest Government Partygov1age_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsName of 2nd Largest Government Partygov2me_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of 2nd Largest Government Partygov2seat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of 2nd Largest Government Partygov2vote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions2nd Largest Government Party Orientationgov2rlc_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions2nd Largest Government Party: Nationalistgov2nat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions2nd Largest Government Party: Ruralgov2rurl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions2nd Largest Government Party: Regionalgov2reg_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions2nd Largest Government Party: Religiousgov2rel_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAge of 2nd Largest Government Partygov2age_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsName of 3rd Largest Government Partygov3me_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of 3rd Largest Government Partygov3seat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of 3rd Largest Government Partygov3vote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions3rd Largest Government Party Orientationgov3rlc_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions3rd Largest Government Party: Nationalistgov3nat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions3rd Largest Government Party: Ruralgov3rurl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions3rd Largest Government Party: Regionalgov3reg_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions3rd Largest Government Party: Religiousgov3rel_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAge of 3rd Largest Government Partygov3age_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Other Government Partiesgovoth_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of Other Government Partiesgovothst_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of Other Government Partiesgovothvt_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsName of Largest Opposition Partyopp1me_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of Largest Opposition Partyopp1seat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of Largest Opposition Partyopp1vote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Opposition Party Orientationopp1rlc_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Opposition Party: Nationalistopp1nat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Opposition Party: Ruralopp1rurl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Opposition Party: Regionalopp1reg_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLargest Opposition Party: Religiousopp1rel_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAge of Largest Opposition Partyopp1age_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political Institutions Name of 2nd Largest Opposition Partyopp2me_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of 2nd Largest Opposition Partyopp2seat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of 2nd Largest Opposition Partyopp2vote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsName of 3rd Largest Opposition Partyopp3me_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of 3rd Largest Opposition Partyopp3seat_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of 3rd Largest Opposition Partyopp3vote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Other Opposition Partiesoppoth_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of Other Opposition Partiesoppothst_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Votes of Other Opposition Partiesoppothvt_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Non-Aligned Partiesulprty_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats of Non-Aligned Partiesnumul_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Share of Non-Aligned Partiesulvote_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsDoes One Opposition Party have a Majority in the House?oppmajh_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsDoes One Opposition Party have a Majority in the Senate?oppmajs_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsMonth Legislative Elections Helddateleg_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsMonth Presidential Elections Helddateexec_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLegislative Election Heldlegelec_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsPresidential Election Held exelec_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsLegislative Electoral Competitivenessliec_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsExecutive Electoral Competitivenesseiec_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsMean District Magnitude Housemdmh_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsMean District Magnitude Senatemdms_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsNumber of Seats in Senate/Total Seats in Both Housesssh_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsPluralityplurality_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsProportional Representationpr_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsElectoral Rule Househousesys_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsElectoral Rule Senatesensys_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Thresholdthresh_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsD'Hondt Systemdhondt_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsClosed Listcl_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsCandidate Selectionselect_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsVote Fraudfraud_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAutonomous Regionsauton_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsMunicipal Governmentmuni_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsState Governmentstate_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsState Government Authority over Taxing, Spending, or Legislatingauthor_DPI
PoliticalDatabase of Political InstitutionsAre the Constituencies of the Senators the States/Provinces?stconst_DPI
EconomicEconomic Freedom of the World from The Fraser InstituteTop marginal income tax ratetop_margintax_EF
EconomicEconomic Freedom of the World from The Fraser InstituteTop marginal income and payroll tax ratetop_margin_payrolltax_EF
EconomicEconomic Freedom of the World from The Fraser InstituteProtection of property rightspropright_EF
EconomicEconomic Freedom of the World from The Fraser InstituteImpartial courtsimpartcourts_EF
EconomicEconomic Freedom of the World from The Fraser InstituteBusiness cost of crimebizcrimecost_EF
EconomicEconomic Freedom of the World from The Fraser InstituteReliability of policepolicerely_EF
Social/CulturalUN Emigrant Stock dataTotal emmigrant stock fromEmigrantStock_EMS
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of EGIP groupsegip_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of MEG groupsexcl_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of groups with regional autonomyregaut_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of MEG groups with regional autonomyregaut_excl_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of EGIP groups with regional autonomyregaut_egip_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of relevant groupsrlvt_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetNumber of active groupsactv_groups_count_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum of ethnically relevant population as fraction of total populationlpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum of the population of all EGIP groups as fraction of total populationegippop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetEGIP population as a fraction of ethnically relevant populationlegippop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum of the population of all MEG groups as fraction of total populationexclpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetMEG population as a fraction of ethnically relevant populationlexclpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum of discriminated population as fraction of total populationdiscrimpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum discriminated population as fraction of ethnically relevant populationldiscrimpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSize of largest MEG group as fraction of total populationmaxexclpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSize of largest MEG group as fraction of ethnically relevant populationlmaxexclpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum of population with regional autonomy as fraction of total populationregautpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum pop. with regional autonomy and excluded MEG as fraction of total pop.regautexclpop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetSum pop. with regional autonomy and included EGIP as fraction of total pop.regautegippop_EP
Social/CulturalEthnic Power Relations DatasetIs ethnicity relevant at least once in sample period (0=No, 1=Yes)cntr_relevance_EP
Social/CulturalWorld Bank Education StatisticsPupil-teacher ratio in secondary education (headcount basis)ptratio_seced_ES
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection CIRI country identifierciri_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 3 category, ordered variable for disappearancesdisap_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 3 category, ordered variable from extra-judical killingkill_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 3 category, ordered variable for political imprisonmentpolpris_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 3 category, ordered variable for torturetort_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 5 categoryamnesty_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 5 categorystate_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 5 category, ordered variable for torturehathaway_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection 6 category, ordered variable for tortureitt_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection a binary variable for genocidegenocide_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection a binary variable for politicide/genociderummel_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection a binary variable for massive repressive eventsmassive_repression_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection a binary variable on executionsexecutions_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection binary version of one sided violence count datakilling_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection the CIRI Physint scaleadditive_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection the posterior mean of the latent variable (i.e. human rights protection)latentmean_FA
PoliticalFariss Latent Human Rights Protection the standard deviation of the posterior estimates for human rights protectionlatentsd_FA
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom in the WorldGastil index of political libertiespl_FH
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom in the WorldGastil index of civil libertiescl_FH
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom in the WorldRule of Law Indexrulelaw_FH
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom of the PressPrinting press freedomp_FHP
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom of the PressBroadcast press freedomb_FHP
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom of the PressFree statusss_FHP
PoliticalFreedom House: Freedom of the PressNumerical scoresr_FHP
PoliticalReporters Without Borders: Freedom of the PressReporters without Borders Press Freedom Annual RankingRank_FP
PoliticalReporters Without Borders: Freedom of the PressReporters with Borders Press Freedom ScoreScore_FP
EconomicFinancial Development and Structure DatasetPrivate credit by deposit money banks (% GDP) pcredb_FS
EconomicFinancial Development and Structure DatasetPrivate credit by money banks and other financial institutions (% GDP)pcredbo_FS
EconomicForbes and Warnock Surges, Stops, Flight, and Retrenchment DataCapital Surge Episodessurges_FW
EconomicForbes and Warnock Surges, Stops, Flight, and Retrenchment DataCapital Stop Episodesstops_FW
EconomicForbes and Warnock Surges, Stops, Flight, and Retrenchment DataCapital Retrenchment Episodesretrench_FW
EconomicForbes and Warnock Surges, Stops, Flight, and Retrenchment DataCapital Flight Episodesflight_FW
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataTime invariant count of number of years in powerspell_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataTime at risk of failure at time tduration_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataBinary variable indicating regime failure (fail=1)fail_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataRegime failure, transition tofail_subsregime_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataRegime failure, type (howend)fail_type_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataRegime failure, violencefail_violent_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataRegime type, including hybrids (10)regimetype_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataParty regime (including hybrids, oligarchy, and Iran)party_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataPersonalist regimepersonal_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataMilitary regime (including milpersonal and indirect military)military_GE
PoliticalGeddes, Wright and Frantz Regime Type DataMonarchymonarch_GE
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityBank accounts per 1,000 adultsbk_acct_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityBank branches per 100,000 adultsbk_branch_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityBank concentration (%)bkconc_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityBanking crisis dummy (1=banking crisis, 0=none)bkcrisis_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityNumber of listed companies per 1,000,000 peoplecompratio_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityDomestic credit to private sector (% of GDP)dc_priv_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityBank deposits to GDP (%)depos_gdp_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityConsolidated foreign claims of BIS reporting banks to GDP (%)fb_cons_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityFinancial system deposits to GDP (%)fd_gdp_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityFirms identifying access to finance as a major constraint (%)finconst_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityFirms using banks to finance investments (%)firms_bf_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityFirms using banks to finance working capital (%)firms_bw_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityFirms with a checking or savings account (%)firms_chksv_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityFirms with a bank loan or line of credit (%)firms_loc_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityForeign banks among total banks (%)forbnk_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityForeign bank assets among total bank assets (%)forbnkast_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityAccount at a formal financial institution (% age 15+)frmlacct_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityGross portfolio debt liabilities to GDP (%)gpd_liab_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityGross portfolio equity liabilities to GDP (%)gpe_liab_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityH-statistic for efficiency measuresh_stat_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityValue of collateral needed for a loan (% of the loan amount)loancollat_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityStock market capitalization to GDP (%)marketcap_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityLoans from nonresident banks (amounts outstanding) to GDP (%)nr_loan_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityStock price volatilitystockvol_GFD
EconomicGlobal Financial Development Database, Bank ActivityWorking capital financed by banks (%)wc_bfin_GFD
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataTransparency Indextransparencyindex_HR
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataThe estimated upper bound of the HRV index for each country and yeartransparencyindexub_HR
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataThe estimated lower bound of the HRV index for each country and yeartransparencyindexlb_HR
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataThe standard deviation of 'HRV index' for each country and yeartransparencyindexsd_HR
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataThe estimated one year change in HRV index for each country and yeartransdiff_HR
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataThe estimated lower bound of a one year change in the HRV indextransdifflb_HR
PoliticalHRV Transparency DataThe estimated upper bound of a one year change in the HRV indextransdiffub_HR
EconomicI/B/E/S Analyst Coverage (Kingsley and Graham)Number of Unique I/B/E/S Analyst Reportsreportcount_IB
EconomicI/B/E/S Analyst Coverage (Kingsley and Graham)Number of Unique Firms Covered in I/B/E/S Analyst Reportsfirmcount_IB
EconomicI/B/E/S Analyst Coverage (Kingsley and Graham)Number of Unique I/B/E/S Analystsanalystcount_IB
EconomicI/B/E/S Analyst Coverage (Kingsley and Graham)Number of Unique I/B/E/S Analyst Reports (logged)lnreportcount_IB
EconomicI/B/E/S Analyst Coverage (Kingsley and Graham)Number of Unique Firms Covered in I/B/E/S Analyst Reports (logged)lnfirmcount_IB
EconomicI/B/E/S Analyst Coverage (Kingsley and Graham)Number of Unique I/B/E/S Analysts (logged)lnanalystcount_IB
PoliticalCPIA Property Rights and Rule-Based Governance RatingMeasure of Property Rights and Rule Based Governancepr_rbgovn_IDA
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Proportional Representationpr_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Constitution Suspended constsusp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Treaty serving in lieu of a constitutiontreaty_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Grand Coalition (mandated)gcman_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Grand Coalition (implemented)gcimp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Ethnic Party Banpartynoethnic_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Mutual Vetomveto_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Reserved Executive Positions (Mandated)resman_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Reserved Executive Positions (Implemented)resimp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Reserved Seats (Mandated)resseats_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Reserved Seats (Implemented)resseatsimp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing State Establishment of Religionrelestablish_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing State Restriction of (minority) religionsrelrestrict_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Religion Protected (Discrimination)relconstd_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Religion Protected (Practice)relconstp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing State/Provincial Governments Locally Electedstate_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Municipal Governments Locally Electedmuni_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Regional Constituencies in the Upper Housestconst_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Sub-National Tax Authoritysubtax_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Subnational Education Authoritysubed_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Subnational Police Authoritysubpolice_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Military Legislator Banmilleg_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Inclusive Militarymiman_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Foundational Militarymfound_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Constitutional Provision Against Military Party Membershipmilparty_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Mandatory Party Membership for Militarymilparty2_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Judicial Tenurejtenure_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Judges can be removed without causejcause_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Judicial Appointment Authority Dividedjapptbr_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Judicial Constitutionjconst_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Judicial Reviewjrevman_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Reserved Seats Binary (Mandated)resseats2_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Grand Coalition by Seats (Two largest parties in government)gcseats1_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Grand Coalition by Seats (Excess Party in Coalition)gcseats2_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Grand Coalition by Seats (Either gscseats1 or gcseats2 = 1)gcseats3_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing National Unity Governmentunity_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing State Establisment of Religionrelestablish_binary_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Asymmetric Federalismauton_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing gcman or unity = 1gcnew_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Violation of Mandated Powersharingviolation_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Martial Lawmartiallaw_binary_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing jtenure_dummy1_IDCjtenure_dummy1_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing jtenure_dummy2_IDCjtenure_dummy2_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing state_dummy1_IDCstate_dummy1_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing state_dummy2_IDCstate_dummy2_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Dispersive with missing values imputeddispersive_imp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Constraining with missing values imputedconstraining_imp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Inclusive with missing values imputedinclusive_imp_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Dispersive with missing values replaced as 0dispersive_nm_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Constraining with missing values replaced as 0constraining_nm_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Inclusive with missing values replaced as 0inclusive_nm_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Dispersive Powersharing dispersive_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Constraining Powersharing constraining_IDC
PoliticalInclusion, Dispersion, and Constraint Data on Powersharing Inclusive powersharinginclusive_IDC
EconomicILOSTAT International Labor OrganizationMean nominal hourly labour cost per employee (Local Currency)unitlaborcost_ILO
PoliticalPatent Protection IndexInternational patent protection indexipp_index_IP
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesLevel of worker protection through labor and employment laws. 0.77-2.31.index_labor1_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesIndex of political rights in 1996 (1-7).pright_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesDemocracy score in 1994 (0-10). Lower score ,less democracy.P_dem94_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesAvg. val. of five indices of ethnolinguistic fractionalization (0-5).avelf_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesOrigin of Company Law/Commercial Code is the English Common Law.legor_uk_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesOrigin of Company Law/Commercial Code is the French Commercial Code.legor_fr_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesOrigin of Company Law/Commercial Code is the German Commercial Code.legor_so_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesOrigin of Company Law/Commercial Code is the Scandinavian Commercial Code.legor_ge_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesOrigin of Company Law/Commercial Code is Socialist/Communist laws.legor_sc_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesAbsolute val. of the latitude of the country, values scaled 0-1.lat_abst_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesRating of property rights in each country in 1997 (1-5).f_prop97_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesDummy variable. 1 if judicial decisions are a source of law, 0 otherwise.caselaw_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesTenure of Supreme Court judges (0-2).sc_ten_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesTenure of highest ranked judges ruling on administrative cases. 0-2.ac_ten_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesExtent, judges have power to review the constitutionality of laws. 0-2.jud_rev_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesLogarithm of GDP/cap. in 1998 (USD). 4.5-10.5 in the sample.lgdp_98_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesHow hard it is to change the constitution in a given country. (1-4).rigid_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesBased on three major UN treaties. Higher scores, better human rights.humana_9_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesNumber of procedures for a start-up to obtain a legal status (2-19).proc_99_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesShare of assets of top 10 banks owned by the government in 1995.gb_per_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesSum of: judiciary review ind., rigidity of const. ind.new_constitutional_JCB
PoliticalLa Porta Judicial Checks and BalancesSum of: tenure of Sup. Ct. judges, admin. Ct. judges, case law ipe$.new_independence_JCB
Social/CulturalOfficial Languages, NationsOnLineLanguage 1lang1_LANG
Social/CulturalOfficial Languages, NationsOnLineLanguage 2lang2_LANG
EconomicLi Tax Incentives DataSum of six types of tax incentivestaxincentsum_LI
PoliticalLinzer and Staton Latent Measure of Judicial IndependenceLatent Judicial Independence Measurelji_LS
EconomicLexisNexis-based Information MeasuresNews coverage (total articles)baselinemwp_LX
EconomicLexisNexis-based Information MeasuresInvestment Articles in LexisNexis (keyword)investmentmwp_LX
EconomicLexisNexis-based Information MeasuresPotentially Business Relevant Articles in LexisNexis (subjects)subjectmwp_LX
EconomicLexisNexis-based Information MeasuresTotal Articles in LexisNexis (logged)ln_baselinemwp_LX
EconomicLexisNexis-based Information MeasuresInvestment Articles in LexisNexis (keyword) (logged)ln_investmentmwp_LX
EconomicLexisNexis-based Information MeasuresPotentially Business Relevant Articles in LexisNexis (subjects) (logged)ln_subjectmwp_LX
EconomicLevy-Yeyati and Sturzenegger Exchange Rate Regimes5-way classificationclass_5way_LY
EconomicLevy-Yeyati and Sturzenegger Exchange Rate Regimes3-way classificationclass_3way_LY
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesIron and steel productionirst_MC
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesTotal Populationtpop_MC
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesUrban populationupop_MC
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesCINC Scorecinc_MC
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesMilitary Expendituresmilex_MC
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesMilitary Personnelmilper_MC
EconomicCOW Materials CapabilitiesPrimary energy consumptionpec_MC
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDbinary, 1 if member, 0 if notEUmem_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDyear of accessionEUwhen_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDbinary, 1 if member, 0 if notNATOmem_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECD year of accessionNATOwhen_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDbinary, 1 if member, 0 if notWTOmem_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECD year of accessionWTOwhen_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDbinary, 1 if member, 0 if notIMFmem_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECD year of accessionIMFwhen_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDbinary, 1 if member, 0 if notOECDmem_MEM
PoliticalMembership in WTO, IMF, EU, NATO, and OECDyear of accessionOECDwhen_MEM
EconomicWorld Bank MFN Tariff DataMFN Applied Tariff Rate (unweighted %)MFNtariff_MFN
EconomicWorld Bank MFN Tariff DataMFN Applied Tariff Rate InterpolatediMFN_tariff_MFN
PoliticalNordhaus, Oneal and Russett MID PropensityMID PropensityMID_phat_MP
PoliticalEconomic Globalization and Collective Labor Rights DatasetMosley-Uno measure of collective labor rightslaborrights_MU
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataTheft of Private Cars, number of police recorded offencestheftcars_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime Data Theft of Private Cars, police recorded offences per 10,000 of populationtheftcars_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataBurglary breaking and entering at the national level, number of police recordedburg_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataBurglary breaking and entering at the national level, number of police recordedburg_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataHousebreaking at the national level, number of police recorded offenceshousebrk_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataHousebreaking at the national level, number of police recorded offences per 10,0housebrk_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataIntentional homicideshomicide_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataIntentional homicides per 10,000 of populationhomicide_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataIntentional homicide count in the most populated cityhommicidempc_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataIntentional homicide rate per 10,000 of population in the most populated cityhommicidempc_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataThe most populated city in each countrympcity_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataMotor Vehicle Theft at the national level, number of police-recorded offencesmvtheft_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataMotor Vehicle Theft at the national level, number of police-recorded offences pemvtheft_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataRobbery at the national level, number of police-recorded offencesrobbery_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataRobbery at the national level, number of police-recorded offences per 10,000 of robbery_rate_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataTheft at the national level, number of police-recorded offencestheft_count_ODC
Social/CulturalUNODC Crime DataTheft at the national level, number of police-recorded offences per 10,000 of potheft_rate_ODC
EconomicLong-Term Interest Rates OECDLong-term interest rate, percentageltint_OECD
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, All Industries, in mil. USDind_total_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Mining, in mil. USDmining_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Utilities, in mil. USDutil_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Total Manufacturing, in mil. USDmf_total_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Food, in mil. USDmf_food_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Chemicals, in mil. USDmf_chem_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Primary and fabricated metals, in mil. mf_pfm_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Machinery, in mil. USDmf_mc_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Computers and electronic products, in mil. USDmf_cep_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Electrical equipment, appliances, components, in mil. mf_eeac_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Transportation Equipment, in mil. USDmf_te_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Manufacturing: Other Manufacturing, in mil. USDmf_other_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Wholesale Trade, in mil. USDwt_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Information, in mil. USDinfo_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Depository Institutions, in mil. USDdep_ins_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Finance (no depository inst.) and insurance, in mil. Ufi_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Professional, scientific, technical services, in mil. psts_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Holding Companies (nonbank), in mil. USDhc_nb_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Flows, by IndustryUS Outward FDI: Position, Other Industries, in mil. USDind_other_OFI
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI Stocks, Historical Cost BasisOutward FDI stocks from the US in USD (millions), all industries, BEAind_total_OFS
EconomicBEA US Outward FDI: Net Property, Plant and EquipmentUS Outward FDI flows: Net Property, Plant, and Equipment in mil. USDnet_ppe_OPE
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyPolity fragmentationfragment_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyInstitutionalized democracydemoc_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyInstitutionalized autocracyautoc_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyCombined polity scorepolity_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyRevised combined polity scorepolity2_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyRegime durabilitydurable_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyExecutive constraintsxconst_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyRegulation of participationparreg_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyCompetitiveness of participationparcomp_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyPolitical competitionpolcomp_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyTotal change in polity valuechange_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyState failuresf_P4
PoliticalPolity IV DemocracyRegime transitionregtrans_P4
PoliticalFortna UN Peacekeeping DataWhether the state hosted a UN Peacekeeping mission that yearpeacekeep_PF
Social/CulturalProgram for International Student Assessment ScoresAverage mathematics scoresmath_avg_PIS
Social/CulturalProgram for International Student Assessment ScoresAverage reading scoresreading_avg_PIS
Social/CulturalProgram for International Student Assessment ScoresAverage science scoresscience_avg_PIS
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetid_POid_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetsidea_POsidea_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetsidea2nd_POsidea2nd_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetsideb_POsideb_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetsideb2nd_POsideb2nd_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetincomp_POincomp_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetterr_POterr_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetintensity_POintensity_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetcumintensity_POcumintensity_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasettype_POtype_PO
PoliticalUCDP/PRIO Armed Conflict Datasetregion_POregion_PO
PoliticalPolitical Terror ScalePolitical Terror Scale based on Amnesty Internationalpolitterr_a_PTS
PoliticalPolitical Terror ScalePolitical Terror Scale based on HRWpolitterr_HRW_PTS
PoliticalPolitical Terror ScalePolitical Terror Scale based on the US State Departmentpolitterr_s_PTS
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceWar of Independence, Magnitudeintind_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceInternational Violence, Magnitudeintviol_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceInternational Warfare, Magnitudeintwar_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceCivil Violence, Magnitudecivviol_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceCivil War, Magnitudecivwar_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceEthnic violence, Magnitudeethviol_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceEthnic War, Magnitudeethwar_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceTotal interstate MEPVS, Magnitudeinttot_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceTotal civil and ethnic MEPVS, Magnitudecivtot_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceTotal MEPVS, Magnitudeactotal_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political ViolenceNumber of states sharing a bordernborder_PV
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedSum of interstate MEPV magnitude scores for neighboring statestotint_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedSum of civil and ethnic MEPVs in neighboring statestotciv_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedSum of all MEPVs in neighboring statestotalac_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of bordering states with international MEPVsnint_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of bordering states with civil or ethnic MEPVsnciv_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of bordering states with any MEPVsnac_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedRegionregion_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of states in regionnregion_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedSum of interstate MEPV magnitude scores in regionregint_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence Expanded Sum of civil and ethnic MEPVs in regionregciv_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedSum of all MEPVs in regionregac_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of states in region with international MEPVsnrint_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of states in region with civil or ethnic MEPVsnrciv_PVE
PoliticalMajor Episodes of Political Violence ExpandedNumber of states in region with any MEPVsnrac_PVE
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Currency Unitcurrency_unit_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Expenditure-side real GDP at chained PPPs (in mil. 2011US$)rgdpe_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Output-side real GDP at chained PPPs (in mil. 2011US$)rgdpo_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Population (in millions)pop_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Number of persons engaged (in millions)emp_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Average annual hours worked by persons engagedhc_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Expenditure-side real GDP at current PPPs (in mil. 2011US$)cgdpe_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Output-side real GDP at current PPPs (in mil. 2011US$)cgdpo_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Capital stock at current PPPs (in mil. 2011US$)ck_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0TFP level at current PPPs (USA=1)ctfp_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Real GDP at constant 2011 national prices (in mil. 2011US$)rgdpna_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Capital stock at constant 2011 national prices (in mil. 2011US$)rkna_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0TFP at constant national prices (2011=1)rtfpna_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Welfare-relevant TFP at constant national prices (2011=1)rwtfpna_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Share of labor compensation in GDP at current national priceslabsh_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Exchange rate, national currency/USD (market+estimated)xr_PW
EconomicPENN World Tables 9.0Statistical capacity indicator (source: World Bank, developing countries only)statcap_PW
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetState is independent on Dec. 31 of observed yearindep_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetID code of religion of majority of populationrelmajid_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Christianschrpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Christianschrpct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Jewsjewpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Jewsjewpct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Muslimsmuspop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Muslimsmuspct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States Dataset Population of Hindus (Insufficient data or numbers to subdivide)hinpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Hindushinpct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Buddhists (all branches and schools of Buddhism combined)budpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Buddhistsbudpct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of East Asian Religious Complexeacomppp_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of East Asian Religious Complexeacomppt_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Shintoists (insufficient data or numbers to subdivided)shipop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Shintoistsshipct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Confucianists (insufficient data or numbers to subdivide)cnfpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Confucianistscnfpct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Taoists (insufficient data or numbers to subdivide)taopop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Taoiststaopct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Indigenous Religionistsindpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Indigenous Religionistsindpct_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Not Religiousnotrelpp_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Not Religiousnotrelpt_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPopulation of Unknownunkpop_RCS
Social/CulturalReligious Characteristics of States DatasetPercentage of Unknownunkpct_RCS
PoliticalState Fragility IndexState fragility indexsfi_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexEffectiveness scoreeffect_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexLegitimacy scorelegit_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexSecurity effectiveness scoreseceff_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexSecurity legitimacy scoresecleg_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexPolitical effectiveness scorepoleff_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexPolitical legitimacy scorepolleg_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexEconomic effectiveness scoreecoeff_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexEconomic legitimacy scoreecoleg_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexSocial effectiveness scoresoceff_SFI
PoliticalState Fragility IndexSocial legitimacy scoresocleg_SFI
PoliticalSustainable Governance IndicatorsRule of Law: Corruption Preventioncorrupprev_SGI
EconomicSIPRI Military ExpendituresMilitary Expenditures (SIPRI) in millions (2011 USD)milex_SI
PoliticalSocietal Violence Scalesocietal violence scale (1-5 with 5 being highest)sociaviol_SVS
EconomicUS Department of Treasury, List of Tax HavensYear estimate of when the state became a tax haventaxhavwhen_TH
EconomicUS Department of Treasury, List of Tax HavensBinary, 1 if considered a tax haven, 0 if nottaxhav_TH
EconomicUS Department of Treasury, List of Tax HavensBinary, 1 if considered a tax haven, 0 if not. Extrapolated from taxhavtaxhavens_extrapolated_TH
PoliticalTransparency International Corruption Perceptions Index 2016Corruption perceptions indexti_cpi_TI
EconomicAizenmann, Chin and Ito Open Economy TrilemmaExchange Rate Stability Indexers_TR
EconomicAizenmann, Chin and Ito Open Economy TrilemmaMonetary Independence Indexmi_TR
EconomicAizenmann, Chin and Ito Open Economy TrilemmaFinancial Openness Indexka_open_TR
PoliticalUCDP Battle Deaths DatasetLow estimate of annual battle fatalitiesBdLow_UBD
PoliticalUCDP Battle Deaths DatasetHigh estimate of annual battle fatalitiesBdHigh_UBD
PoliticalUCDP Battle Deaths DatasetBest estimate of annual battle fatalitiesBdBest_UBD
EconomicFDI Data from UNCTADFDI Flows (Inward) USD Millionsfdiflows_UNCTAD
EconomicFDI Data from UNCTADFDI Stocks (Inward) USD Millionsfdistocks_UNCTAD
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetElectoral democracy indexv2x_polyarchy_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetAdditive polyarchy indexv2x_api_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetMultiplicative polyarchy indexv2x_mpi_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetElectoral component indexv2x_EDcomp_thick_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLiberal democracy indexv2x_libdem_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLiberal component indexv2x_liberal_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetParticipatory democracy indexv2x_partipdem_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetParticipatory component indexv2x_partip_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetDeliberative democracy indexv2x_delibdem_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetDeliberative component indexv2xdl_delib_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetEgalitarian democracy indexv2x_egaldem_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetEgalitarian component indexv2x_egal_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetFreedom of association (thick) indexv2x_frassoc_thick_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetExpanded freedom of expression indexv2x_freexp_thick_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetFreedom of expression indexv2x_freexp_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetAlternative sources of information indexv2xme_altinf_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetShare of population with suffragev2x_suffr_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetClean elections indexv2xel_frefair_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetElected executive indexv2x_accex_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetEquality before the law and individual liberty indexv2xcl_rol_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetJudicial constraints on the executive indexv2x_jucon_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLegislative constraints on the executive indexv2xlg_legcon_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetCivil society participation indexv2x_cspart_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetDirect popular vote indexv2xdd_dd_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLocal government indexv2xel_locelec_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetRegional government indexv2xel_regelec_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetEqual protection indexv2xeg_eqprotec_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetEqual distribution of resources indexv2xeg_eqdr_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetCore civil society indexv2xcs_ccsi_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetParty system institutionalization indexv2xps_party_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetWomen political empowerment indexv2x_gender_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetWomen civil liberties indexv2x_gencl_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetWomen civil society participation indexv2x_gencs_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetWomen political participation indexv2x_genpp_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetElectoral regime indexv2x_elecreg_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetExecutive electoral regime indexv2xex_elecreg_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLegislative electoral regime indexv2xlg_elecreg_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLegislative or constituent assembly electionv2xel_elecparl_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetLegislature closed down or abortedv2xlg_leginter_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetPresidential electionv2xel_elecpres_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetChief executive no longer electedv2x_hosinter_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetPolitical corruptionv2x_corr_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetPublic sector corruption indexv2x_pubcorr_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetExecutive corruption indexv2x_execorr_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetDivided party control of legislaturev2x_lgdivparctrl_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetDivision of power indexv2x_feduni_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetCivil liberties indexv2x_civlib_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetPhysical violence indexv2x_clphy_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetPolitical liberties indexv2x_clpol_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetPrivate liberties indexv2x_clpriv_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetRegional Government Existsv2elreggov_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetRegional Government Electedv2elsrgel_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetHigh court independencev2juhcind_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetGovernment compliance with high courtv2juhccomp_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetJudicial reviewv2jureview_VDEM
PoliticalVarieties of Democracy DatasetTransparent laws with predictable enforcementv2cltrnslw_VDEM
EconomicNewspaper Circulation Data from the 2010 WDIDaily newspapers (per 1,000 people)news_WB
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsSurface area (sq.km)area_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsLand area (sq.km)area_land_WDI
EconomicWorld Development Indicatorsarmed forces personnel, totalarmed_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGross fixed capital formation (% of GDP)capform_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGross capital formation (constant 2010 US$)capformraw_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsBattle-related deaths(number of people)deaths_bt_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsCentral government debt. Total (% of GDP)debt_cgov_WDI
EconomicWorld Development Indicators Agricultural raw materials exports (% of merchandise exports)ex_agri_WDI
EconomicWorld Development Indicators Food exports (% of merchandise exports)ex_food_WDI
EconomicWorld Development Indicators Fuel exports (% of merchandise exports)ex_fuel_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsManufactures exports (% of merchandise exports)ex_mfg_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsOres and metal exports (% of merchandise exports)ex_oresmet_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsExports of goods and services (% of GDP)exp_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsExternal debt stocks (% of GNI)extdebt_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsAverage interest on new external debt commitments (%)extdebt_avgint_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsAverage interest on new external debt commitments, official (%)extdebt_avgintoff_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsAverage interest on new external debt commitments, private (%)extdebt_avgintpriv_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsInterest payments on external debt (% of GNI)extdebt_intpaygni_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsInterest payments on external debt (% exports and primary income)extdebt_intpayperex_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPresent value of external debt (current US$)extdebt_pv_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsExternal debt stocks, total (DOD, current US$)extdebt_tot_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsForeign direct investment, net inflows (% of GDP)fdi_inper_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsForeign direct investment, net outflows (% of GDP)fdi_outper_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsForeign direct investment, net inflows (BoP, current US$)fdidollars_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGDP (constant 2005 US$)gdp_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGDP per capita (constant 2005 US$)gdppc_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGINI indexgini_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGNI (constant 2005 US$)gni_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGNI per capita growth (annual %)GNI_growth_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGNI per capita (constant 2005 US$)gnipc_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGovernment expenditure on education, total (% of GDP)govexp_edu_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGeneral government final consumption expenditure (% of GDP)govt_consump_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsGDP growth (annual %)growth_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsMortality rate, infant (per 1000 live births)inf_mort_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsInflation, consumer prices (annual%)inflation_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsInsurance and financial services (% of commercial service exports)insfin_svc_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsFixed broadband Internet subscribers (per 100 people)internet_br_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsScientific and technical journal articlesjournal_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsStrength of legal rights index (0=weak to 12=strong)legal_rt_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsLending interest rate (%)lending_intrate_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsLife expectancy at birth, total (years)life_exp_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsLiteracy rate, adult total (% of people ages 15 and above)lit_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsInternational migrant stock (% of population)migrant_per_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsInternational migrant stock, totalmigrant_tot_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsMobile cellular subscriptions (per 100 people)mobile_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTotal natural resources rents (% of GDP)natresource_rents_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsNet official development assistance received (current US$)netoda_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPatent applications, residentspatapps_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPopulation, totalpop_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPopulation density (ppl per sq km of land area)pop_den_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsUrban population (% of total)pop_urb_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPopulation ages 0-14 (% of total)pop0_14_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPortfolio equity, net inflows (BoP, current US$)portfolio_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPower outages in firms in a typical month (number)power_out_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsReal effective exchange rate index (2010=100)reer_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPersonal remittances, received (% of GDP)remittances_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTotal reserves in months of importsreserves_im_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTotal reserves (includes gold, current US$)reserves_tot_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsReal interest rate (%)rir_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsRisk premium on lending (lending rate minus treasury bill rate, %)risk_prem_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTax revenue (% of GDP)tax_rev_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTechnicians in R&D (per million people)tech_rnd_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTelephone lines (per 100 people)tele_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTrade (% of GDP)trade_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTrade in services (% of GDP)trade_services_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsTrademark applications, totaltrdmk_apps_WDI
EconomicWorld Development IndicatorsPopulation ages 15-64 (% of total)workingpop_WDI
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio pop_WDI_PWpop_WDI_PW
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio gdp_WDI_PWgdp_WDI_PW
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio gdppc_WDI_PWgdppc_WDI_PW
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio growth_WDI_PWgrowth_WDI_PW
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio lnpop_WDI_PWlnpop_WDI_PW
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio lngdp_WDI_PWlngdp_WDI_PW
EconomicAugmented Data: GDP, GDPPC, Growth, Population, Labor/Capital Ratio lngdppc_WDI_PWlngdppc_WDI_PW
PoliticalTransparency: WEF Global Competitiveness DatasetTransparency in government policy makingtgpm_WE
PoliticalWorld Bank Worldwide Governance IndicatorsVoice and accountability, estimateVA_EST_WGI
PoliticalWorld Bank Worldwide Governance IndicatorsPolitical stability absence of violence, estimatePV_EST_WGI
PoliticalWorld Bank Worldwide Governance IndicatorsGovernment effectiveness, estimateGE_EST_WGI
PoliticalWorld Bank Worldwide Governance IndicatorsRegulatory quality, estimateGQ_EST_WGI
PoliticalWorld Bank Worldwide Governance IndicatorsRule of law, estimateRL_EST_WGI
PoliticalWorld Bank Worldwide Governance IndicatorsControl of corruption, estimateCC_EST_WGI
PoliticalRule of Law IndexExecutive branch officials do not use public office for private gainexec_crpt_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexJudicial branch officials do not use public office for private gainjudic_crpt_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexPolice and Military officials do not use public office for private gainmilt_crpt_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexLegislative branch officials do not use public office for private gainlegis_crpt_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexCrime is effectively controlledcrime_ctrl_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexCivil conflict is effectively limitedcivil_cf_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexGovernment regulations are applied and enforced without improper influencegov_reg_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexDue process is respected in administrative proceedingsdue_admin_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexThe Government does not expropriate without adequate compensationexpr_comp_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexPeople have access to affordable civil justiceppl_cj_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexCivil justice is free of discriminationcj_disc_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexCivil justice is free of corruptioncj_crpt_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexCivil justice is not subject to unreasonable delayscj_delay_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexCivil justice is effectively enforcedcj_enfor_WJP
PoliticalRule of Law IndexADRs are accessible, impartial, and effectiveadr_acces_WJP
PoliticalStrength of International Property Rights Protection (Zhao 2006)IPP, 1 for weak 2 for strongippstrength_ZH
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsCount of central banksbankscount_CBG
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsTime to regular turnovertimetoturn_CBG
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsNumber of actual turnoversnumturnover_CBG
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsRegular turnover dummyregturndummy_CBG
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsIrregular turnover dummyirregturndummy_CBG
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsTime in officetimeinoffice_CBG
EconomicData on Central Bank GovernorsLegal durationlegalduration_CBG
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA building human resources ratingbuildhr_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA business regulatory environment duration_GEregenv_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA debt policy ratingdebtpol_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA economic management cluster averageeconman_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA efficiency of revenue mobilization ratingeffrev_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA equity of public resource use ratingequitypub_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA financial sector ratingfinsect_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA financial policy ratingfiscpol_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA gender equality ratinggendereq_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA macroeconomic management ratingmacroman_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA policies for social inclusion/ equity cluster averagesocinceq_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA policy and institutions for environmental sustainability ratingenvirsus_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA property rights and rule-based governance ratingproprights_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA public sector management and institutions cluster averagepubsecman_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA quality of budgetary and financial management ratingbudgfinman_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA quality of public administration ratingpubadmin_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA social protection ratingsocipro_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA structural policies cluster averagestrucpol_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA trade ratingtraderat_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentCPIA transparency, accountability, and corruption in the public sector ratingtranspacc_CPIA
EconomicCountry Policy and Institutional AssessmentIDA resource allocation indexIDAres_CPIA
EconomicPetroleum Prices from Ross and Mahdavi (2015)Total value of oil production (volume times world price for oil)oil_value_2014_PTO
EconomicPetroleum Prices from Ross and Mahdavi (2015)Total value of gas production (volume times world price for gas)gas_value_2014_PTO
EconomicPetroleum Prices from Ross and Mahdavi (2015)Total value of oil and gas productionoil_gas_value_2014_PTO
EconomicBilateral Labor Agreements DataTotal number of new treaties signed by country from 1945 to 2015; constant across yearstreatytotalN_BLA
EconomicBilateral Labor Agreements DataTotal number of new treaties signed by country up to and including given year; running totaltreatyruntotalN_BL
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexEconomic globalizationeco_glob_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexActual flowsact_flow_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexRestrictionsrestr_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexSocial globalizationsoc_glob_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexPersonal contactpers_cont_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexInformation flowsinfo_flow_KOF/td>
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexCultural proximitycult_prox_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexPolitical globalizationpoli_glob_KOF
EconomicKOF Globalisation IndexOverall globalization indexoverallGlob_index_KOF
EconomicInternational Labor MobilityFar right vote shareFarRight_IO
EconomicInternational Labor MobilityExternal labor opennessExternalLaborOpenness_IO
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Name of country's leader(s) in given yearleader_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Official title of leader in given yearleaderpos_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Count of leader transitions in given yeartotalldrtrans_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Leadership transition dummyleadertrans_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Count of SOLS changes, more than 30 dayssolschange_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)SOLS change dummy, more than 30 dayssolschdum_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Count of SOLS changes, less than 30 dayssolschange30_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)SOLS change dummy, less than 30 dayssolsch30dum_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Count of minor SOLS changessolsminchange_CHI
PoliticalChange in Source of Leader Support (CHISOLS)Minor SOLS changes dummysolsminchdum_CHI
PoliticalHoward and Carey (2004) De Facto Judicial IndependenceNo judicial independenceinjud_HDI
PoliticalHoward and Carey (2004) De Facto Judicial IndependencePartial judicial independencemidjud_HDI
PoliticalHoward and Carey (2004) De Facto Judicial IndependenceFull judicial independencefulljud_HDI
Category Dataset Variable Label Variable Name
EconomicIMF Coordinated Direct Investment SurveyInward FDI position (USD millions) positionIN_IMF
EconomicIMF Coordinated Direct Investment SurveyOutward FDI position (USD millions) positionOUT_IMF
EconomicOECD Bilateral FDI Outward FDI flow (USD millions) FDIflowOUT_FDI_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral FDI Inward FDI flow (USD millions)FDIflowIN_FDI_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral FDI Outward FDI positions (USD millions)FDIposOUT_FDI_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral FDI Inward FDI positions (USD millions) FDIposIN_FDI_OECD
EconomicUS Bureau of Economic Analysis Bilateral FDI Outward FDI positions (USD millions) FDIposOUT_FDI_BEA
EconomicUS Bureau of Economic Analysis Bilateral FDI Inward FDI positions (USD millions) FDIposIN_FDI_BEA
EconomicUN Migration Data Migrant Stock from parcountry in repcountry at mid-year migstock_MIG_UN
EconomicAbel Migration EstimatesEstimated flow of total migrants total_MIG
EconomicAbel Migration EstimatesEstimated flow of male migrantsmale_MIG
EconomicAbel Migration EstimatesEstimated flow of female migrantsfemale_MIG
EconomicUN Refugees DataRefugees (in repcountry, from parcountry)refugees_REF
EconomicUN Refugees DataAsylum seekers (in repcountry, from parcountry) asylum_REF
EconomicUN Refugees DataReturned refugees returned_REF
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataAcquisition of nationality by country of former nationality naturalize_nat_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataInflows of asylum seekers by nationality asylum_in_nat_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataInflows of foreign population by nationality mig_in_nat_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataOutflows of foreign population by nationality mig_out_nat_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataStock of foreign labour by nationality labor_stock_nat_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataStock of foreign population by nationality mig_stock_nat_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataStock of foreign-born labour by country of birth labor_stock_bir_OECD
EconomicOECD Bilateral Migrant Stock DataStock of foreign-born population by country of birth mig_stock_bir_OECD
EconomicCEPII Trade HistoryTrade flow (rep to par) FLOW_TH
EconomicBilateral Labor Agreements Total new treaties signed by dyad, 1945-2015 treatytotalN_BLA
EconomicBilateral Labor Agreements Total number of new treaties signed by the dyad up to, and including, the given year treatyruntotalN_BLA
EconomicPreferential Trade Agreements PTAs signed in year signed_PTA
EconomicPreferential Trade Agreements PTAs signed to datetodate_PTA
EconomicPreferential Trade Agreements PTAs currently in forceinforce_PTA
EconomicBilateral Investment Treaties BITs signed in yearsigned_BIT
EconomicBilateral Investment Treaties BIT s signed to date todate_ BIT
EconomicBilateral Investment Treaties BIT s currently in force inforce_ BIT
PoliticalCOW AlliancesSigned terms that included defense of one or more states in the alliance defense_ALL
PoliticalCOW AlliancesSigned terms that included neutrality toward one or more states in the allianceneutrality_ ALL
PoliticalCOW AlliancesSigned terms that included a promise of non-aggression toward one or more states in the alliancenonaggression_ ALL
PoliticalCOW AlliancesSigned terms that included an understanding that the state would consult with one or more states in the alliance if a crisis occurred entente_ ALL
PoliticalMaoz Dyadic Militarized Interstate Disputes DatasetOccurence of MID (binary) mid_MID
PoliticalMaoz Dyadic Militarized Interstate Disputes DatasetNumber of MIDs count_MID
PoliticalMaoz Dyadic Militarized Interstate Disputes DatasetHighest level of hostility in dyadic dispute host_MID
PoliticalMaoz Dyadic Militarized Interstate Disputes DatasetOccurence of war (binary) war_MID
PoliticalReiter, Stam, and Horowitz Wars DataOccurence of war (binary) war_WAR
PoliticalReiter, Stam, and Horowitz Wars DataWar initiated by repcountryrep_init_WAR
PoliticalReiter, Stam, and Horowitz Wars DataRepcountry joined existing war joiner_WAR
PoliticalCOW IGO Membership Number of joint (full) IGO memberships count_IGO
PoliticalCOW IGO Membership Proportion of possible joint IGO membershipsprop_IGO
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityRepcountry ideal point ideal1_UNV
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityPartner country ideal point Ideal2_UNV
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityAbsolute difference between country ideal points absidealdiff_UNV
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityAffinity score, excluding abstentions s2un_UNV
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityAffinity score, including abstentions s3un_UNV
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityVote similarity, excluding abstentions agree2un_UNV
PoliticalUN Voting SimilarityVote similarity, including abstentions agree3un_UNV
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Common official languagecomlang_off
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Common spoken languagecomlang_ethno
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Past or present colonial relationshipcolony
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Common colonizercomcol
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Distance between largest citiesdist
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Distance between capital citiesdistcap
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Population weighted distancedistw
GeographyCEPII GeoDist Data Population weighted distance (typical gravity model)distwces

TERMS OF USE

It is important to give direct credit to the scholars and institutions that created the original data compiled here. We have received permission from the authors of each of dataset for which there are not already publicly posted terms of use granting permission to reproduce the data for non-commercial purposes. Any publications using data drawn from this resource should include citations to the original source(s) of the data used. Citation information for each component dataset is included in the country-year and dyad-year codebooks.

When using the WEP data, please cite:

- Graham, Benjamin .A.T., Raymond Hicks, Helen Milner, and Lori D. Bougher. 2018. World Economics and Politics Dataverse.

- Graham, Benjamin A.T. and Jacob R. Tucker. 2017. “The International Political Economy Data Resource.” Review of International Organizations 14(1):149-61.