Microdata are available through the REX remote execution system, accessible only to authorized users. Authorized users can then submit programs following the User Guide.
Authors who refer in their publications to results obtained with REX are required to adhere to the following example when citing the source both in data description and under charts and tables: "Source: Bank of Italy, Survey on cross-border transactions in services by non-financial and insurance firms - Direct Reporting, [2015-2021]". This shall not in any way imply the involvement of the Bank of Italy, given that the use of the data is under the full and sole responsibility of the author.
In order to collect bibliographic material coming from the use of data through REX, users are kindly requested to fill in the publication form.
For assistance or further info, please write to RemoteExecution@bancaditalia.it.
How to use REX
Variable description and metadata
Examples of data use
REX currently supports Stata and R.
Some simple examples are given here of calculations based on survey data. The aim of these examples is to show the use of the main variables available in the dataset.
The content of the examples can easily be transferred to a word-processing environment by using the cut and paste function.