Bank of Lithuania

The database (756 KB ) is intended for economists who analyse the developments of financial and business cycle measures. The database contains extensive data on different financial and business cycle measures for 41 countries (EU28+OECD) for the period 1994–2014 (quarterly and annual).

In using the data, the appropriate citation is ‘dataset constructed by Comunale (2015)’, while the appropriate reference is Mariarosaria Comunale (2015). Financial Cycle Measures for 41 Countries: A New Database. Bank of Lithuania, Occasional Paper, No 9 (1.1 MB ).

Please do not alter the dataset if you intend to refer to it as ‘Comunale (2015)’.

The Bank of Lithuania does not assume any responsibility in relation to the data and accepts no liability relating to any use of the data.

We would appreciate your feedback on individual country estimates or problems you may encounter with the data. Please contact and

Last update: 18-04-2017