Series: Staff Discussion Notes
Author(s): Cornelia Hammer , Diane Kostroch , and Gabriel Quiros
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 13 September 2017
Keywords: Surveillance, Big Data, Macroeconomic and Financial Statistics, Official Statistics, Data Quality, General, Institutions and the Macroeconomy, Introductory Material
Big data are part of a paradigm shift that is significantly transforming statistical agencies, processes, and data analysis. While administrative and satellite data are already well established, the statistical com...