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Subjects Indexed: Economics and related fields.

Contains: Citations to journal articles, books, and working papers in economics. Non-English language materials included.

Coverage: 1969-present


  • EconLit
    Subjects: Economics and related fields.
    Contains: Citations to journal articles, books, and working papers in economics. Non-English language materials included.
    Coverage dates: 1969-present.
  • ABI/INFORM complete
    thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. I International coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
  • CIAO
    Subject: International Affairs
    Contains: Full text of working papers, occasional paper series, foundation-funded research project, proceedings from conferences, citations to books, journals and policy briefs.
    Coverage: 1991 - present.
  • Social Science Citation Index
    Subjects: Social Sciences
    Contains: Citations and abstracts to journal articles. Citation mapping. Some non-English language material included.
    Coverage: 1900-present
  • WDI Online World Development Indicators
    Subjects: Economics, development, social statistics
    Contains: Statistics on a wide variety of development indicators for countries
  • MergenT Online
    Subjects: U.S. Company Data for approximately 15,000 NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ companies.
    Contains: Full text information.
    Coverage: Current
  • MergenT Archives
    Subjects: Business and Industry
    Contains: Full-Text annual reports, 10-K filings, miscellaneous other documents covering thousands of businesses from over 100 countries and industries.
    Coverage: Early 1900's on


  • Statista
    statistics portal that provides data on over 80,000 topics from more than 10,000 different sources including agriculture, advertising, health, hospitality, consumer goods, and much more. Focus is on current (not historical) statistics. Ready made tables are available for download as images to insert into presentations
  • IMF eLibrary - Data (International Monetary Fund)
  • American Factfinder
    Contains current U.S. population, housing, economic and geographic data.
    he Electronic Data-Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). The database is freely available to the public via the Internet.
  • Edgar Archives
  • Economic Indicators
    An extensive compilation of current U.S. economic statistics, including prices, wages, production, credit, money and finance.
  • Economic Report of the President
    This annual report contains overviews of the nation’s economic conditions using text and extensive data appendices.
  • Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)
    This economic time series contains data on banking, business, finance, and prices for the U.S. as well as regions of the country.
  • OECD Better Life Index
    There is more to life than the cold numbers of GDP and economic statistics – 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 living conditions and quality of life.
  • Statistical Abstract of the United States
    Contains statistics focused on American social and economic condition. Also includes some international data.
  • Universal Currency Converter
    This source provides foreign exchange rate calculations using up-to-minute rates for currencies from around the world.
  • European Data Portal
    The European Data Portal harvests the metadata of Public Sector Information available on public data portals across European countries. Information regarding the provision of data and the benefits of re-using data is also included.

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