Observatory of Economic Complexity


Want to keep up with research on Economic Complexity?

The OEC library has a curated list of hundreds of papers organized by topics and geography.

The Economic Complexity Index (ECI) is a measure of economic capacity that is predictive of income, economic growth, income inequality & greehouse gas emissions. Technically, ECI is a principal component of a matrix connecting similar locations.

Learn more about ECI in the OEC Academy.

Did you know the OEC has been around since 2011?

Born as a research project at MIT, today the OEC is a professional tool serving data to millions of users every year.

Learn about the history of the OEC in the about section.

Looking for a forecasting tool?

The OEC forecast section allows you to create custom LSTM models and fit them directly over any of the millions of time series we have available.