A comprehensive bibliography of international economic literature, with selected abstracts. Indexes over 400 major journals.
Massive business and industry database, including full text of the Wall Street Journal.
Interdisciplinary database of newspapers, magazines and journals, with full-text for a majority of the articles. Also includes a searchable file of images.
2,300+ journals, reference reports, proceedings, dissertations etc. covering Accounting, Tax management, Auditing, Tax law, Financial law, Financial advising, Financial governance, Financial Risk Management.
Journal articles, dissertations and books published since 1964 on US and Canadian history; with abstracts.
Indexes important business journals, with full text for many of them.
Mobile Device Link for databases. Smartphone access to Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, PsycInfo, and ATLA Religion Database.
A comprehensive bibliography of international economic literature, with selected abstracts. Indexes over 400 major journals.
Index of journal articles, books and dissertations on world history, excluding US and Canadian history, since 1450.
A general index to popular, professional and scholarly publications. Many full text articles available.
3 major citation indexes covering the Sciences, the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities. Start with a known article and find other articles that have cited it.
Also useful for interdisciplinary keyword searching.
Scholarly articles on national and international topics in Political Science.
Industry and professional newsletters, School of Bank Marketing Papers, Stonier Theses, 360 full-text sources. Subjects: Banks & Banking industry, Banking law, Finance, Financial institutions, Financial services industry, Investments, etc.
Detailed information on companies, economies, markets, and overall business conditions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere. Includes: News and current awareness sources, Country information and statistics, People and institutions, Policy and analysis.
Supplements Business Source Elite, providing full text access to more than 50 regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications)
The Elsevier Science Direct journal collection covers disciplines in addition to physical and life sciences, e.g. social sciences; indexes over 2,800 journals; full text available for over 1,000 journals.
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Canadian bibliographic full-text reference and current events database. CBCA Complete combines full text and indexed content from all four CBCA database subsets (Business, Current Events, Education, and Reference). 1,665+ titles indexed with 500+ periodicals and daily news sources full text.
Selectively indexes, with full text, over 5700 publications in news, business, law and matters of popular interest, mostly from the last ten years.
From the Univ. of Connecticut Dept. of Economics, IDEAS is the largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics available on the Internet. Provides access to many full text research items.
Print Location: HB61 .N49 2008
Considered the definititive, authoritative source for scholarly, signed articles in economics.
"Advanced research and scholarship. Free to find, free to use."
Ïnternational-scope reference on economic history, with short articles on people and longer ones on “markets, industries, and labor.”
From the Wharton Financial Institutions Center, associated with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. The research focus is on primary research on financial institutions.
Catalog of U.S.Government Publications. Documents from 1976 onward can be found in this catalog. Links to full text where available. (free website)
"Data.gov starts an exciting new chapter in its evolution to make government data more accessible and usable than ever before."
"The European Union Open Data Portal is the single point of access to a growing range of data from the institutions and other bodies of the European Union (EU). Data are free for you to use and reuse for commercial or non-commercial purposes."
Social Explorer is designed to provide quick and easy access to historical census data and demographic information. It creates fast, intuitive, and appealing maps and reports to help users visually analyze and understand demography and social change throughout history. Users can customize, save, print, and email maps and reports and export them to a variety of programs and statistical packages for further analysis and use in reports and presentations.
A comprehensive collection of statistics related to social, political and economic conditions in the United States. Published annually by the government since 1878; as of 2013 published by Proquest. Updated monthly.
Extensive data from the World Bank. Sign up required, but membership is free. A free web resource.)
“The Avalon Project will mount digital documents relevant to the fields of Law, History, Economics, Politics, Diplomacy and Government. We do not intend to mount only static text but rather to add value to the text by linking to supporting documents expressly referred to in the body of the text. “
AgEcon Search is a free, open access repository of full-text scholarly literature in agricultural and applied economics.
Historical/organizational overview of the European Union. By BBC News. Offers time line of formation of the EU. Provides information on EU agencies, defines EU terminology, and features up to date discussions on relevant events and issues.
"The Bank Information Center (BIC) partners with civil society in developing and transition countries to influence the World Bank and other international financial institutions (IFIs) to promote social and economic justice and ecological sustainability. BIC is an independent, non-profit, non-governmental organization that advocates for the protection of rights, participation, transparency, and public accountability in the governance and operations of the World Bank Group and regional development banks."
Financial Glossary by Duke Professor Campbell Harvey.
Offers a variety of data access tools, provides access to County Business Patterns, the Annual Survey of Manufactures, Occupation by Race and Sex, USA Counties, International Trade Data, etc.
CensusScope is an easy-to-use tool for investigating U.S. demographic trends, brought to you by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN) at the University of Michigan.
From the Energy Information Administration, specialized country and regional energy-related information and data
"158 country evaluations, drawn up on the basis of macroeconomic, financial and political data, are made freely available."
This resource provides access to the 1944 through 2000 County and City Data Books. This service provides the opportunity to create custom printouts and/or customized data subsets (subsets only available for 1988-2000).
“Compare Interest Rates for Fixed, Term, Time and CD Deposits Worldwide”
Comprehensive directory of development organizations: “(1) international organizations; (2) government institutions; (3) private sector support organizations (including fairtrade); (4) finance institutions; (5) training and research centres; (6) civil society organizations; (7) development consulting firms (including references to job opportunities and vacancy announcements); (8) information providers (development newsletters/journals); and, (9) grantmakers."
Reliable full text free reports by international analysts, from the World Bank.
Dow Jones Global Index Analysis provides brief performance analyses for ten market sectors and six regions. The analyses are based on 50 DJ indexes.
Nonpartisan think tank, focusing on needs of the American worker.
"EM-DAT contains essential core data on the occurrence and effects of over 18,000 mass disasters in the world from 1900 to present. "
From the European Union. Access to official European Union policy and statistics.
Links to EU units. Collected by Berkeley Library.
All sorts of statistics about and from the European Union. Make your own data reports using their statistics database.
Global business and country resources.
The report of the commission appointed to determine the causes of the financial crisis of 2008.
Foreign Exchange Rates Historical – From the Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Archival economic and monetary data from the Federal Reserve.
“This  study comprehensively ranks the American states on their public policies that affect individual freedoms in the economic, social, and personal spheres.” From the George Mason MERCATUS Center
Federal Trade Commission economics working papers.
Gapminder World and Gapminder Countries are web-services displaying time series of development statistics for all countries, "converting boring numbers into enjoyable, animated and interactive graphics."
From Harvard School, a database to "identify and chronicle the lives of 20th century men and women whose business leadership shaped the ways that people live, work, and interact. "
Reports and data compiled by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Scholarship of Cornell ILR’s faculty and researchers and collections of digital material selected by the reference librarians and archivists at Catherwood library.
The IMF is an organization of 184 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty.
Data include financial stattics as well as region and country information. Check out the working papers and data by country.
Statistics on industries, subdivided by NAICS code, based on the Economic Census done every 5 years.
International Labor statistics of all kinds, from the International Labour Office.
"Urban Institute’s report card on social and economic trends in urban America."
"National Priorities Project (NPP) makes our complex federal budget transparent and accessible so people can exercise their right and responsibility to oversee and influence how their tax dollars are spent."
"This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material and ."
Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development; locate data by theme, country, etc.
"The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is responsible for developing and coordinating U.S. international trade, commodity, and direct investment policy, and overseeing negotiations with other countries."
From the OECD
"The back story on front page stories."
"The Penn World Table provides purchasing power parity and national income accounts converted to international prices for 189 countries for some or all of the years 1950-2007." From Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) center at the University of Toronto.
"Digital archive of global, non-partisan public policy research," from the Center for Governmental Studies
By an international group of scholars, a directory/database for scholary communication in economics. Both published and unpublished sources, along with contacts information, links, and a working paper archive.
"Resources for the Future improves environmental and natural resource policymaking worldwide through objective social science research of the highest caliber."
List of more than 1,000 sources organized by category. Under the auspices of the American Economic Association.
Social Indicators report.
"State fact sheets provide information on population, income, education, employment, federal funds, organic agriculture, farm characteristics, farm financial indicators, top commodities, and exports, for each State in the United States. Links to county-level data are included when available."
Through HUD. "The SOCDS provides data for individual Metropolitan Areas, Central Cities, and Suburbs."
“States Perform provides users with access to interactive, customizable and up-to-date comparative performance measurement data for 50 states in six key areas: fiscal and economic, public safety and justice, energy and environment, transportation, health and human services, and education. “ From the Council of State Governments.
Data about specific industries collected by the U.S. Federal Government, specifically selected for small business owners...
Fundamental of applied finance, in chapter format.
"Analysis of current and emerging tax policy issues" from the Brookings institution and the Urban Institute.
"Each business day, The Editor's Desk:
- brings fresh information from all over the Bureau of Labor Statistics right to your computer screen or smartphone
- highlights intriguing BLS data that you might otherwise have missed
- focuses on one or two specific points of a report rather than presenting a general summary
- provides links to further analysis at the bottom of each story"
Trade Monitoring Database.
Provided by UBS financial services.
A single entry point for UN statistical databases.
“Have you ever wondered where Federal contracting dollars and grant awards go? Or perhaps you would just like to know, as a citizen, what the Government is really doing with your money.”
“VoxEU.org is a policy portal set up by the Centre for Economic Policy Research (www.CEPR.org) in conjunction with a consortium of national sites. Vox aims to promote research-based policy analysis and commentary by leading scholars. The intended audience is economists in governments, international organisations, academia and the private sector as well as journalists specializing in economics, finance and business.”
"A hub for research, education, and policy analysis leading to greater understanding of the causes and consequences of poverty and effective approaches to reducing it in the west coast states."
The Wirtz Labor Digital Library contains both historically significant and current resources pertaining to labor, materials representative of the physical holdings at the Wirtz Labor Library, U.S. Department of Labor.
“Women Working is a digital exploration of women’s impact on the economic life of the United States between 1800 and the Great Depression. Working conditions, workplace regulations, home life, costs of living, commerce, recreation, health and hygiene, and social issues are among the issues documented in this online research collection from Harvard University."
Digitized pages and images, manuscripts and personal papers, institutional record; cataloged books, magazines, and trade catalogs; and photographs.”
The World Bank eAtlas of Global Development maps and graphs more than 175 thematically organized indicators for over 200 countries, letting you visualize and compare progress on the most important development challenges facing our world. Most indicators cover several decades, so you can see, for example, how “life expectancy at birth” has improved from 1960 up through the latest year.
"The World Bank’s official open access repository for its research outputs and knowledge products."
From the World Bank.
Full text of the 2010 World Development Report: Development and Climate Change from the World Bank
- The Trade Profiles provide predefined information leaflets on the trade situation of members, observers and other selected economies;
- The Tariff Profiles provide information on the market access situation of members, observers and other selected economies;
- The Services Profiles provide detailed statistics on key infrastructure services (transportation, telecommunications, finance and insurance) for selected economies;
- The Time Series section allows an interactive data retrieval of international trade statistics.