Category Archives: Economics

Bureau of Labor Statistics: The Editor’s Desk

http://www.bls.gov/opub/ted/   The Editor’s Desk (familiarly shortened TED) at the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, brings out daily “fresh information from all over the Bureau,” coupled with intriguing data and links of note. On the site’s homepage, … Continue reading

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Big Mac Index

The Economist: Markets and Data http://www.economist.com/markets/ The Economist has those with a sweet tooth for quantitative data and analysis well-covered on their Markets and Data website. The first place most visitors will want to visit is the “World Markets” area. … Continue reading

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Economics Working Papers

Economics Working Papers in Oxford http://www.economics.ox.ac.uk/index.php/papers/series/ As the home of one of the world’s strongest economics departments, it stands to reason that the working paper series at Oxford University would also be quite impressive. It is, and economists, policy analysts, … Continue reading

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Hoover Digest

Image via Wikipedia Hoover Digest http://www.hoover.org/publications/digest/ Started in 1996, the Hoover Digest is a quarterly publication that features writing on politics, economics, and history from the minds of scholars and researchers affiliated with the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. Visitors … Continue reading

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Business Source Complete

Business Source Complete is another database that is available through the GFU libraries.  It covers nearly 3,000 full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. So far, 1,184 journals have searchable cited … Continue reading

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Liber8 for economic info

Liber8 is an economic information portal designed by the librarians at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis’s Research Division.  It is divided into three main sections (International, National, and Regional) and provides access to free online economic materials, databases, … Continue reading

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