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Economics: Online Resources

Economics: Online Resources


Avalon Project at Yale Law School - The Avalon Project is dedicated to providing access to primary source materials in the fields of Law, History, Economics, Politics, Diplomacy and Government. Has documents from the Code of Hammurabi through the 9/11 Commission Report.

Bureau of Economic Analysis - Economic statistics of national, regional, industry, and international accounts, including U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), personal income, corporate profits, and international transaction statistics.

Country Studies (Library of Congress) - Full text descriptions and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, and political systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.

EconLit with Full Text -EconLit with Full Text, the American Economic Association's electronic database, contains all of the indexing available in Econlit, plus full text for more than 400 journals. It provides indexing and full text for articles in all fields of economics, including capital markets, country studies, econometrics, economic forecasting, environmental economics, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, urban economics and much more covering 1969-present. Offered through EBSCOHost.

Economist Historical Archive - Full text, digitized collection of The Economist, a weekly paper covering politics, current affairs, and business and trade worldwide. Coverage from 1843 to 2007. Gale product.

Europa World Plus - Europa World Plus is the online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Regional Surveys of the World series. First published in 1926, the year book covers political and economic information in more than 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.

Global Commodities: Trade, Exploration and Cultural Exchange - Documents explore the history of fifteen major commodities in global trade. Documents include a vast range of visual, manuscript and printed materials, maps, posters, paintings, photographs, ephemera, etc. sourced from organizations around the world. Coverage: BCE-present.

Science Direct - Elsevier's journal portal provides full-text access to select (only titles with "Full-text available" icon are subscribed to) scientific, technical, and medical journals. Provides access to over 3,800 periodical titles and over 37,000 books. Some articles may be downloaded free of charge; others must be purchased.

Open Access Sources and Web Sites

See also Business - Online Resources links

International Monetary Fund Data - Country level macroeconomic and financial data including: World Economic Outlook, International Financial Statistics (IFS), Balance of Payments Statistics (BOP), Direction of Trade Statistics (DOT), etc. Coverage 1920-present.

General Online Databases - Use the links below to find more information in this subject area

Online Books and Catalogs
Online Video Resources
Journal / Magazine Article Databases
Newspaper Article Databases
Reference Databases