Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


HC - HC9999 : Economic History and Conditions

Total of 16 Records
 
Title: ArgMax: Economics News, Data, and Analysis

Provider: argmax.com

Subject Heading/s: Economics

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "Created by John Irons, an assistant professor of economics at Amherst, the ArgMax Web site (named after a mathematical terms utilized in economics) provides a host of current news, data, and topical analysis of economics. Updated frequently by a newsbot, the news and commentary section is divided into several themed sections and drawn from a wide number of online sources. After reading some of these articles, visitors may want to consult the online economics glossary that offers brief explanations of terms ranging from absolute advantage to wire transfer."

The Scout Report, May 9, 2003 -- Volume 9, Number 18, Research & Education


Title: ArgMax: Economics News, Data, and Analysis

Provider: argmax.com

Subject Heading/s: Economics

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "Created by John Irons, an assistant professor of economics at Amherst, the ArgMax Web site (named after a mathematical terms utilized in economics) provides a host of current news, data, and topical analysis of economics. Updated frequently by a newsbot, the news and commentary section is divided into several themed sections and drawn from a wide number of online sources. After reading some of these articles, visitors may want to consult the online economics glossary that offers brief explanations of terms ranging from absolute advantage to wire transfer."

The Scout Report, May 9, 2003 -- Volume 9, Number 18, Research & Education


Title: Beige Book

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank

Subject Heading/s: United States-Economic conditions; Monetary policy

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Each of the twelve District Federal Reserve Banks gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions; 8 reports/year are issued.


Title: Beige Book

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank

Subject Heading/s: United States-Economic conditions; Monetary policy

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Each of the twelve District Federal Reserve Banks gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions; 8 reports/year are issued.


Title: Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Provider: Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Subject Heading/s: Economic assistance, Domestic--United States; Grants-in-aid--United States.

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "A government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or benefits to the American public." It has several indexes in addition to applicant eligibility.


Title: Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Provider: Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Subject Heading/s: Economic assistance, Domestic--United States; Grants-in-aid--United States.

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "A government-wide compendium of Federal programs, projects, services, and activities which provide assistance or benefits to the American public." It has several indexes in addition to applicant eligibility.


Title: EH.Net Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History

Provider: EH.Net

Subject Heading/s: Economic history

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "EH.Net Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History is designed to provide students and laymen with high quality reference articles in the field. Articles for the Online Encyclopedia are written by experts, screened by a group of authorities, and carefully edited."

The Services button links to economic datasbases, surveys, bibliographies, and How Much is That?, an economic calculator.


Title: EH.Net Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History

Provider: EH.Net

Subject Heading/s: Economic history

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Encyclopedias

Description: "EH.Net Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History is designed to provide students and laymen with high quality reference articles in the field. Articles for the Online Encyclopedia are written by experts, screened by a group of authorities, and carefully edited."

The Services button links to economic datasbases, surveys, bibliographies, and How Much is That?, an economic calculator.


Title: FRED II

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Subject Heading/s: United States-Economic conditions.

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: "Welcome to FRED II - a database of over 1000 U.S. economic time series. With FRED II you can download data in Microsoft Excel and text formats and view charts of data series."

Federal Reserve Economic Data includes Balance of Payments and Trade Data, Banking Data, Employment, Exchange Rates, Gross Domestic Product and Components, and Interest Rates.


Title: FRED II

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Subject Heading/s: United States-Economic conditions.

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: "Welcome to FRED II - a database of over 1000 U.S. economic time series. With FRED II you can download data in Microsoft Excel and text formats and view charts of data series."

Federal Reserve Economic Data includes Balance of Payments and Trade Data, Banking Data, Employment, Exchange Rates, Gross Domestic Product and Components, and Interest Rates.


Title: IMF Staff Country Reports

Provider: International Monetary Fund

Subject Heading/s: Economic conditions

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Comprehensive reports on the economies of over 100 countries from the International Monetary Fund.


Title: IMF Staff Country Reports

Provider: International Monetary Fund

Subject Heading/s: Economic conditions

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Comprehensive reports on the economies of over 100 countries from the International Monetary Fund.


Title: Industry Center

Provider: Yahoo! Finance

Subject Heading/s: United States--Industries.

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: This Yahoo Finance page presents standardized information for all industries, including news, events calendar, press releases, top 10 companies, research reports, industry profiles, market summary, and industry buzz.


Title: Industry Center

Provider: Yahoo! Finance

Subject Heading/s: United States--Industries.

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: This Yahoo Finance page presents standardized information for all industries, including news, events calendar, press releases, top 10 companies, research reports, industry profiles, market summary, and industry buzz.


Title: Penn World Tables

Provider: Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) at the University of Toronto

Subject Heading/s: Economic Hisory and Conditions

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Databases

Description: Economic series by country, most going back several decades. Provided by Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) at the University of Toronto.


Title: Penn World Tables

Provider: Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) at the University of Toronto

Subject Heading/s: Economic Hisory and Conditions

LC Class: HC

Reference Category: Databases

Description: Economic series by country, most going back several decades. Provided by Computing in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CHASS) at the University of Toronto.