Economics links

ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry

The latest industry news, product and competitive information, marketing trends, and a wide variety of other topics. Search more than 750 business periodicals and newsletters with a trade or industry focus. Contains publications on every major industry, including finance, insurance, transportation, construction, and many more.

Business & Company Resource Center

Timely business, company, and industry information. Includes company profiles, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies, news/magazine articles, financials, and industry overviews, as well as products, brands, and lawsuits.

Business Source Complete

Comprehensive coverage of business journals for management, economics, finance, accounting, international business, etc. Includes Country Monitor & Industry Yearbook Reports from WEFA. Also 35 Economist Intelligence Unit country reports & Wall St. Words.

Country Profile

Outlines a country's economic and political status and background; puts an annual perspective on the long-term political and social issues affecting each country, providing a complete introduction to all international markets.

Country Report

Covers nearly 200 countries, reporting national, regional and global events that affect business in the short-to medium term. Each report examines issues shaping the countries: the political scene, economic policy, domestic economy, sectoral trends, and foreign trade and payments. Detailed two-year forecasts complement the analysis and pinpoint political and economic developments and trends.

Economist Intelligence Unit

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is recognized as a leading provider of political and economic data and analysis. This is the library's homepage for its electronic subscriptions to: Country Profile; Country Report; Market Indicators and Forecasts; and The

Market Indicators and Forecasts

Provides key economic and market data for countries. CountryData package provides a comprehensive database of macroeconomic indicators and forecasts. Market Indicators and Forecasts package helps gauge market size and growth potential of 60 countries.

PAIS International (Abstracts only)

Citation database with abstracts chronicling global public policy and social services, such as welfare, human rights, war and peace. Indexes/abstracts 3700 journals.


Database from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development allows users to build statistical tables drawn from the body of economic and social data compiled by the OECD’s 30 member countries. [has tertiary sources.]