The IMF here offers multiple pages of comparative financial data for nearly 200 countries for each year between 1999 and 2010. Included in each alphabetized nation table are 13 major variables, like IMF position, consumer prices, GDP, central bank deposits, and international liquidity. The comparatively short companion volume "Country Notes" details, by nation, the precise date of IMF membership and any national economic alterations, such as currency changes. Also essential are explanations of data sources for the 13 aforementioned variables. VERDICT This serves as a practical complement to IMF's forward-looking Public Sector Debt Statistics, reviewed below.