A Database on Currency Composition of Firm Liabilities in Latin America

mydata.iadb.org | Last Updated 9 Jan 2018

This database provides information on the currency and maturity structure of firm liabilities for 10 Latin American Countries. The database builds on a joint project carried out by the research department of the IADB and 6 country teams in 2002. Country average data is available for immediate download in excel format below. Detailed information on the variables, sample and sources are provided in the documentation file (included in the zip file). Studies using this data should cite the source as: H. Kamil (2004), 'A new database on the currency composition and maturity structure of firms' balance sheets in Latin America, 1990-2002". Years covered: 1990-2002.

Tags: debt; liabilities; firms; latin america

This dataset has the following 9 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
Countrycountrytext
Table nametable_nametext
Asset Categoryasset_categorytext
Asset Compositionasset_compositiontext
Yearyeartext
Year_Dateyear_datecalendar_date
Methodologymethodologytext
Valuevaluenumber
Notesnotestext