Databases for Economics

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Economics Databases
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EconLit with Full Text

Provides full text to nearly 500 journals plus citations, with abstracts, to over 600 journals, books, and working papers.

1969-present more info
National Bureau of Economic Research

Abstracts and full-text (in .pdf) of working papers from the National Bureau of Economic Research.

1998-present more info

Full text access to more than 1,200 journals from the Elsevier Science journal collection, indexing for 1,300 more.

1960s-present more info
Social Science Research Network - SSRN

The Economics Research Network (ERN) distributes quality research (journals, working papers, and forthcoming papers) in economics currently covering 44 subject areas.

1994-present more info

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Economics Databases
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ABI/Inform Collection

Full text for more nearly 4,000 business publications, and citations with abstracts to 1,000 more business titles.

Full text 1991-present | Indexing 1905-present more info
Business Source Complete

Provides full text access for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications.

1886-present more info
CIAO - Columbia International Affairs Online

Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) publishes a wide range of scholarship that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, fou

1991-present more info
Financial Times

"This publication is an indispensable resource for anyone wanting to understand the context of global trade and finance.

1996-present more info
Global Development Finance

This edition of GDF presents reported or estimated data on the total external debt of all low-and middle-income countries.

1970-present more info

ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research) offers more than 500,000 digital files containing social science research data.

1940-present more info

JSTOR specializes in making available the back issues of academic journals (over 1,000) in a wide variety of humanities and social science disciplines.

Coverage is the beginning of the journal until two to five years ago. more info
PAIS International

Provides citations, with some abstracts, to more than 3,000 sources including articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, and book chapters about public affairs.

1972-present more info
RePEc: Research Papers in Economics

RePEc: Research Papers in Economics provides bibliographic citations to working papers, journal articles, books, and book chapters, many in full text.

1969-present more info

Provides full text access to more than 1,500 peer reviewed journals in a wide variety of academic discplines.

1990s-present more info

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Economics Databases
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Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)

FRED® is a database of over 267,000 economic time series from 80 sources.

1913-present more info
Gale Virtual Reference Library

Provides full text access to more than 100 reference sources, primarily encyclopedias.

2000-present more info

GeoFRED® allows you to create, customize, and share geographical maps of data found in FRED® (Federal Reserve Economic Data).

1970-present more info
LexisNexis Academic

News, business information, medical and health topics, and law-related resources

1990s-present more info
Making of the Modern World

The Making of the Modern World digital collection presents more than 65,000 titles from the period 1460-1914, and 466 pre-1906 serials.

1450-1914 more info
Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal; Eastern Edition

The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as coverage of hard news.

1984-present more info
World Development Indicators

The World Development Indicators are compiled from officially-recognized international sources providing 331 indicators, from agriculute to urban development, covering 209 countries.

1960-present more info

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