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Are there any Open datasets for Human Resources?

Lots of data from the US Federal "Office of Personnel Management" (OPM). https://www.opm.gov/data/ OPM is the focal point for providing statistical information about the Federal civilian workforce....
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US county-level temporal economic data

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics publishes Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS). These provide unemployment rates at various geographic levels: in states, metropolitean areas but also in ...
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Data used in Reinhart & Rogoff's "Growth in a Time of Debt"

RR never posted their working spreadsheet, however some of the supporting data can be found on their website. That being said, the exact data used in their spreadsheet was posted with the Herndon, Ash,...
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Historical Mobile App Rankings/Downloads and Prices

Check http://androidrank.org , it contains data on android applications and it is for free.
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Gender pay gap dataset

I think the IPUMs data is a pretty good place to start: https://usa.ipums.org/usa/ It has individual level data for Americans that includes gender, compensation, education, family status, marital ...
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Dataset about Japanese companies

If you can also work with APIs, rather than downloadable datasets, then you could try this API. It accesses the Hojin (Government database), so covers all registered entities in Japan, not just the ...
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How to estimate subjective value?

This data-request is very interesting but not trivial at all. (Hence, the somewhat late answer.) What you refer to as subjective price, economists would often call reservation price. The reservation ...
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Searching a proxy for monthly GDP

For the US there is a firm that calculates something from monthly data that the quarterly Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) GDP data is also based on: http://www.macroadvisers.com/monthly-gdp/
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Is there any state wise and quarterly downloadable US economic data apart from GDP?

Try the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW). I work for this part of BLS. QCEW provides employment and wage data by industry at the county, MSA, State, and national levels. Go to http://...
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Bids on apartments

For final house prices in the UK, the HMLR (Her Majesties Land Registry) office deals with land ownership, usage and boundary issues along with other miscellaneous land related issues. For the data, ...
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Looking for historical daily quotes for USD

Thank you for your answer. I found the data now online on the website of the german Bundesbank (german federal reserve): https://www.bundesbank.de/Navigation/DE/Statistiken/Zeitreihen_Datenbanken/...
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Looking for historical daily quotes for USD

You can find the data as plain text on the Federal Reserve's website. There are several currencies to choose from. The downside is that it only goes back to 1971. Federal Reserve https://www....
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In the famous LaLonde dataset what treatment does "treat" represent?

I determined that treat represents participation in a 1970's job training program by reading the original paper by LaLonde (1986).
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Historical Mobile App Rankings/Downloads and Prices

There is an unofficial Android Market API (Java) where you can slowly collect all the data you may be interested in Android Market API This library allow you to ask directly google's official ...
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US state-level: Mean and median per capita income for 1950 to today

note the below data is for US-wide and not individual states. It's the same data source, but you can get the FRED data but as a national sum from Quandl. Monthly, from 1959. Refreshed automatically: ...
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Data on US-production in each industry as defined per NAICS

The BEA data for GDP by industry/sector is part of the National Income Products and Accounts (NIPA) tables and is the definitive source for this data. These GDP figures are calculations based on data ...
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Data on US-production in each industry as defined per NAICS

You could try the Census Annual Survey of Manufacturers, County Business Patterns, or Statistics for U.S. Employer Firms. The advanced search function allows you to browse it based on NAICS code, and ...
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Fracking Cost per Barrel of Oil

Short answer: In 2014/2015, Maybe $48/BOE (Barrel of Oil Equivalent). The $48 is the sum of the negative items in the slide below. This unit cost is currently unprofitable. However, there is oil-...
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News Article Data

The wayback machine archive.org has coverage for news sites, e.g. CNN. It can be bulk downloaded, see e.g. here, which discusses using wget.
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Where do I get data on how many people move from country to country globally in a year?

Bilateral migration data is available from sources such as the United Nations Population Division unit on International Migration, Migration Policy Institute, and Migration Data Portal. For example, ...
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Table of imports and exports by value from country to country

Check out https://comtrade.un.org/ Particularly https://unstats.un.org/unsd/trade/data/tables.asp#annual (Table 41: Exports by provenance and destination)
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Which currencies are used in IMF's / Worldbank's PA.NUS.FCRF forex data?

On the page you have linked to, click "Details", then click "All metadata". Then create a report of this kind: http://databank.worldbank.org/data/LCU-in-2017/id/f7f1ba3.
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Micro-finance data set

Check out MIX Market (Micro-finance Information Exchange). Here's the link to the dataset page. Yes, you can also get information per country as well; check this page. The idea of MIX Market was to ...
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Oral contraceptive sales in the USA, especially Washington DC and Maryland

I would be extremely leery of relying upon Google Trends as a reliable indicator of sales of pharmaceuticals. Trends measures simply search interest, not product adoption. Instead, a good indicator ...
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In the famous LaLonde dataset what treatment does "treat" represent?

This dataset was first used by Robert LaLonde in a paper published in the American Economic Review 1986: Evaluating the Econometric Evaluations of Training Programs with Experimental Data. The "...
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Are there any Open datasets for Human Resources?

I've been compiling datasets related to HR for a while now, and store them on my GitHub repository, not always with all the attribution I should. Another dataset is at Kaggle, and IBM hosts a popular ...
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Transactions Between Financial Intermediaries

Alright, so I could not find a data source (that was open) for the specific request I made. That said, I'll go ahead and post links to resources I already knew of and additionally those I found in my ...
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I'm looking for panel data on Merger and Acquisition

There is some data on UK M&A activity available here: https://data.gov.uk/dataset/mergers_and_acquisitions_involving_uk_companies though you'll probably have to combine it with data from Google or ...
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Looking for open dataset containing vacation / annual leave data for counties of the European Union?

here's the official holidays calendar for France until 2018 as Open Data. Cheers Nicolas
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Where can I find a cost of living index by zip code?

It isn't free, but the following is an option: https://www.unitedstateszipcodes.org/zip-code-database/ The data comes from the Census Bureau American Community Survey. The ACS is free to download, ...
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