ABI/INFORM provides abstracts and some full-text articles from over 2,800 business and management publications. Includes many titles from outside the U.S. Also contains complete articles for more than 600 of the more important sources. Covers finance, management, marketing, accounting, business conditions and other business topics. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.
- American Economic Association Journals Online
Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete provides a solid collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals. In addition to journal content, Business Source Complete provides access to books and monographs, case studies, company profiles, conference proceedings, country reports, financial data, industry reports, investment research reports, market research reports, SWOT analyses, and trade journals.
CountryWatch provides up-to-date news and information on each of the 192 recognized countries of the world. Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information; the CountryWire, which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers; and the CountryWatch Forecast, a five-year macroeconomic forecast for each country.
EconLit is a comprehensive, indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature, produced by the American Economic Association. It includes coverage of over 400 major journals as well as articles in collective volumes (essays, proceedings, etc.), books, book reviews, dissertations, and working papers licensed from the Cambridge University Press Abstracts of Working Papers in Economics.
Economist Historical Archive 1843-2003
The Economist Historical Archive delivers a complete searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to 2003. New full-colour images, multiple search indexes, exportable financial tables and a gallery of front covers highlighting a key topic of each week - all combine to offer a primary source of research covering the 19th and 20th centuries.Subjects: Economics
- Economist Intelligence Unit on the Internet
Economist Intelligence Unit on the Internet
The Economist Intelligence Unit ( EIU ) provides a constant flow of analysis and forecasts of the political, economic and business environment in multiple countries and their key industries. Georgetown subscribes to Country Report, Country Commerce, Country Finance, and Company Profiles.
GDF Online presents statistics on public and publicly guaranteed debt of 146 countries and regional and income groups. It lets the user get a credit valuation of the country for those interested in investment prospects. Contains many types of data from the World Bank Debtor Reporting System. Data may be displayed as tables, charts, or maps, or exported as Excel or ASCII files. The annual print compilation of data, Global Development Finance, is in Williams Library at HJ8899 .W672 (latest volume in Reference).
IMD World Competitiveness
IMD World Competiveness analyzes and ranks the ability of nations to create and maintain an environment that sustains the competitiveness of enterprises. It covers 61 countries using 312 criteria grouped into four competitiveness factors and aggregates data over a five-year period. Data are updated twice a year.
Making of the Modern World: the Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature
MOME is a collection of digital facsimile page images from more than 61,000 books from the period 1460-1850, and 466 pre-1906 serials. It focuses on economics interpreted in the widest sense, including political science, history, sociology, and special collections on banking, finance, transportation and manufacturing.
New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online
The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online is the electronic version of the extensive and authoritative economics reference resource. This 2nd edition contains over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 of the world's leading economists. The online version is updated four times a year with new articles, updates to existing articles, and new features and functionality. You can save searches, make personal annotations and bookmark articles by using "My Dictionary."
Social Science Research Network
The SSRN eLibrary consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts of scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection containing downloadable full text documents in Adobe Acrobat pdf format. SSRN is organized by field, including the 3 that Georgetown has site licenses to: Legal Scholarship Network, Financial Economics Research Network , Corporate Governanca Networkand Accounting Research Network. You can sign up to receive by email SSRN's abstract "journals" in these fields. Georgetown contributes papers to two series on SSRN: Georgetown Public Law & Legal Theory and Georgetown Business, Economics & Regulatory Law.
World Bank Data Catalog
The World Bank's Open Data initiative is intended to provide all users with access to World Bank data. The data catalog is a listing of available World Bank data sources. This listing will continue to be updated as additional data resources are added. These resources include databases, pre-formatted tables and reports. Each of the listings includes a description of the data source and a direct link to that source. Where possible, the databases are linked directly to a selection screen to allow users to select the countries, indicators, and years they would like to search. Those search results can be exported in different formats. Users can also choose to download the entire database directly from the catalog. Internet resource: free on the web.
World Development Indicators (WDI) is the primary World Bank database for development data from officially-recognized international sources. Global Development Finance (GDF) provides external debt and financial flows statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS). Additionally: Gender Statistics; Health Nutrition and Population Statistics; International Comparison Program; Quarterly External Debt Statistics; Africa Development Indicators; Education Statistics; IDA Results Measurement System. Internet resource: free on the web.
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