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Below are the links that I mentioned in class and a few more. If you have any research questions, please contact me or Willow.
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Not sure what to research? Take a look at these sites for ideas
Provides access to statistics and studies gathered by market researchers, trade organizations, scientific publications, and government sources on over 600 industries.
ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. The online version includes monthly updates to tables, deep searching at the line-item level, powerful facets for narrowing search results, image and spreadsheet versions of all current and historical tables, along with links to provider sites.
Useful sites for the project
Bureau of Labor and Statistics
From the site: The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. Its mission is to collect, analyze, and disseminate essential economic information to support public and private decision-making. As an independent statistical agency, BLS serves its diverse user communities by providing products and services that are objective, timely, accurate, and relevant.
United States Department of Agriculture
National, State, City and Country data
US Department of Commerce Data Hub
Find data from a variety of government agencies such as Bureau of Industry and security, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and US Census Bureau.
Global Financial Data (GFD)
Users must authenticate with their HawkID, then log in to GFD.
Global Financial Data is a collection of current and historical financial and economic data for over 200 countries, provided in ASCII or Excel format.
Use Mergent Online to find financial data on a public company. In addition, you can also find a business description
Statistical data for over 550 development indicators in 213 economies. Coverage dates from 1960 and includes social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators.
--No subscription required.
Use IbisWorld to find an analysis report on the industry and also financial data, such as revenues for an industry.
Passport (Consumer Industries)
Passport is Euromonitor International’s global market analysis software platform, which analyses the industry in countries around the world. It monitors industry trends and gives strategic analysis and a market size and market share database for products across all key countries.
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