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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Papers Restricted Resource Some full text available

Initial reports of the findings of NBER researchers aimed at other professional economists in academic institutions, business, government, and the business media around the world (some subsequently appear in scholarly journals). The NBER is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works, and committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community.


Research Monitor Restricted Resource Some full text available
Find business, country information and statistics.
Statista Restricted Resource Some full text available
Access the most relevant and important statistics and studies gathered by market researchers, trade organizations, scientific publications, and government sources on over 600 industries, plus the most important international statistics, facts, and market data. Statista inegrates over 60,000 diverse topics of data and facts from more than 18,000 sources, provides professors, researchers, and students within the academic community with direct access to relevant quantitative facts and statistics, all of which may be directly downloaded in Excel, PowerPoint, and JPG formats.
Statistical Abstract of the United States (Online database) Restricted Resource Some full text available
A comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, it is a snapshot of America and its people.
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) Restricted Resource openURL Resource contains images Some full text available

Provides full text for more than 5,300 scholarly publications, including full text for 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1865.


Business Source Complete (EBSCO) Restricted Resource Some full text available

Provides full text for over 27,000 scholarly business journals and other sources, including more than 1,400 peer-reviewed business publications. Subjects include virtually all areas related to business. Coverage for more than 350 of the top scholarly journals dates as far back as 1886. Also includes full text country economic reports, company profiles, country reports, SWOT analyses, case studies, and market research reports.


JSTOR Restricted Resource Some full text available

A journal archive covering arts, humanities, social sciences, and life sciences. Coverage extends until 3-5 years ago. *Current issues may be available in other databases - to see our complete full-text coverage for a particular journal title, use the Journal Search.


LexisNexis Restricted Resource Some full text available

Law news, law review articles, case law, U.S. Supreme Court decisions, law directories, and more. Select "People" in the red "Search" bar to search biographical information from a wide range of U. S. and international sources. Especially helpful for finding out about persons active in business or politics.


MEDLINE via EBSCO Restricted Resource

Index of over 3,500 journals worldwide in all areas of medicine, including human biology and physiology.


MEDLINE via PubMed

Index of over 3,500 journals worldwide in all areas of medicine, including human biology and physiology.


Print Resources

Statistical Abstract of the United States 2013 (Print)
Print Location: Reserves HA 202 .A2 (Library use only)

The standard summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Published annually by the U. S. Census Bureau.


World Almanac and Book of Facts
Print Location: AY 67 .N5 W7 [1899, 1907-2009]

Census and Population Information

American FactFinder

Source for U.S. Census information


Kids Count (Annie E. Casey Foundation)

"A national and state-by-state effort to track the status of children in the U.S." Provides national and state population data on age, gender, households, families, and housing units.


U.S. Census Bureau

Go to "Subjects A to Z" at the top of the page for a list of topic-related census information.


U.S. Census Bureau's Guide to Census Tract Resources

Tracts and other geographical divisions for the 1990 and 2000 Censuses.


U.S. Historical Census Data Browser (University of Virginia)

The U.S. Census, 1790-1960. Includes most present-day counties.


Statistics

Govistics Some full text available

Govistics is your one-stop source for spending, revenue, employment and crime data for governments across the nation. Plus, spending and revenues for school districts.


Websites-General

Data.gov
 The U.S. government's open data site, with roughly 450,000 datasets from 172 federal agencies.
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Papers Restricted Resource Some full text available

Initial reports of the findings of NBER researchers aimed at other professional economists in academic institutions, business, government, and the business media around the world (some subsequently appear in scholarly journals). The NBER is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works, and committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community.


FedStats

Statistics from over 100 U. S. federal agencies.  Browse or search by topic.


Statistical Abstract of the United States (Online)

Covers all topic areas, 1878-2012. Paper copy of 2013 available in the Library Reserves.


Statistical Resources on the Web: Comprehensive Economics (U. of Michigan)

Large guide covering a range of topic areas, including foreign statistics, finance, labor and trade.


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