- good articles
- a Chronology of relevant events for the topic
- lists of stakeholders and their web sites
- a pro and con feature
- bibliographies of further reading.
Major Resources Specific to Economics
NBER Working Papers - info
NBER Technical Working Papers
Researchers at the National Bureau of Economic Research present reports on accounting, consumer economics, monetary policy, labor, marketing, demographics, modeling, economic theory, planning, and more.
JSTOR - info
Over 100 scholarly Economics journals. Older volumes have been digitized, starting from the first issues and running up to 3 to 5 years ago.
Note: Current issues are now available for selected journal titles.
Cambridge Histories Online - info
Contains over 300 volumes published since 1960. Broad coverage area includes: American and British History, Economic History, General History, Political and Social Theory, Regional History, and Warfare.
Volumes relevant to Economic History include:
- The Cambridge Economic History of the United States
- Cambridge Histories Online: Economic History
13 Volumes relevant to Economic History (outside the U.S.):
Business Source Complete - ( Business Searching Interface (BSI)) - info
"full text for ... scholarly business journals and other sources, including full text for ... peer-reviewed business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business. This database provides full text (PDF) for ... top scholarly journals dating as far back as 1922. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost."--Ebscohost web site.
Green File - info
Offers well-researched but accessible information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles include content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done on each level to minimize negative impact. Topics covered include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling. Economics and Business related subject headings include: Consumer Behavior, Consumers, Corporate Environmentalism, Social Responsibility of Business.
- Science Citation Index - info - Find information from more than 6,650 journals across 150 disciplines in areas such as agricultural, biological, and environmental sciences, engineering, technology, applied science, medical and life sciences, and physical and chemical sciences.
- Social Science Citation Index - info
Find information from 2,474 of the world's leading social sciences journals across 50 disciplines in areas such as anthropology, sociology, urban studies, business and communication, criminology, penology, law, nursing, rehabilitation, and information and library sciences
GPO Access - info
Official Internet site for many United States Government publications including: the Budget of the United States Government, Economic Indicators, and the Economic Report of the President Transmitted to the Congress.
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