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Databases for Economics

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  • Economagic
    200,000 time series for which data and custom charts can be retrieved.
  • Economics Search Engine
    Searches 23,000 economics web sites from around the world.
  • EconPapers
    Large collection of online economics working papers, journal articles and software.
  • Fed in Print
    Index to Federal Reserve Banks working papers.
  • FedStats
    Search engine for government data.
  • FRED
    Current and historical economic data from the St. Louis Fed. Includes 80,000 U.S. and international time series from 57 sources.
  • Google Scholar
    Search scholarly journals online. Full-text articles may not be available.
    Largest economics database available free online.
  • National Bureau of Economic Research
    Economics research and working papers.
  • Resources for Economists
    Guide to more than 2,000 resources sponsored by the American Economic Association.

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Find articles and books using the resources on this page. Click on the tabs above to research specific topics in economics.






    Economics Ebooks

    A partial list of economics reference books available online.


    Books in the Library

    The library's economics books are generally located in the call numbers starting with HB and HC. A small selection of books on economics follows:

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    Collapse and Revival - Marco Terrones; International Monetary Fund Staff; Ayhan M. Khose
    Call Number: HB3722.K67 2015
    ISBN: 9781484370414
    Publication Date: 2015-01-01

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    Why Minsky Matters - L. Randall Wray
    Call Number: HB119.M48W73 2016
    ISBN: 9780691159126
    Publication Date: 2015-11-03

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    Monetary Policy, Inflation, and the Business Cycle - Jordi Galí
    Call Number: HG230.3 .G35 2015
    ISBN: 9780691164786
    Publication Date: 2015-06-09

    The Cambridge economic history of the United States - Stanley L. Engerman (Editor); Robert E. Gallman (Editor)
    Call Number: REF HC103 .C26 1996
    ISBN: 5213944221
    Publication Date: 2000-01-01

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    The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics - David R. Henderson; Mark David Hall (Editor)
    Call Number: REF HB61 .C647 2008
    ISBN: 9780865976665
    Publication Date: 2010-05-31

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    The Instant Economist - Timothy Taylor
    Call Number: HB171 .T36 2012
    ISBN: 9780452297524
    Publication Date: 2012-01-31

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    Dictionary of United States Economic History - James S. Olson
    Call Number: REF HC102 .O57 1992
    ISBN: 0313265321
    Publication Date: 1992-09-30

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