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Databases by Subject

Medicine and Health CareAccess

American Hospital Association Annual Survey Database

Primary survey data for the year of 2011 from U.S. hospitals covering demographics; organizational structure; facilities and services; utilization data; community orientation indicators; physician arrangements; managed care relationships and expenses.
  • HBS faculty and doctoral students

BCC Research

Reports on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology.
  • HBS Intranet
  • Authorized Baker visitors
  • HU PIN (Alternative to HBS intranet.)

Boston Census Research Data Center

Provides restricted access to a wide range of non-public, longitudinal micro-data for economic, demographic, and healthcare censuses and surveys.
  • Current Harvard University faculty and doctoral student researchers.

Economist Intelligence Unit

In depth country analysis and data.

Elsevier Business Intelligence

Provides online access to articles from In Vivo, MedTech Insights and Start-Up.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

Frost & Sullivan

Reports covering technology and market trends in various technology, energy and manufacturing related fields.
  • HBS intranet

Health Business Fulltext Elite

Journal articles on all aspects of health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care management.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

Incidence and Prevalence Database

Covers over 4,500 diagnoses and procedures, providing data on epidemiology (incidence, prevalence, morbidity, and mortality), census results, cost analysis, and concomitant diseases.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

Lexis/Nexis Academic

Access to thousands of news, business, legal, and medical publications and information sources.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors Academic

Reports from several market research firms are available covering health care, consumer goods, publishing, manufacturing and other markets and industries.
  • HBS intranet
  • Authorized Baker visitors

MOBI Vibes

Tool for tracking consumer sentiment as expressed in online social media in seven vertical markets.
  • HBS intranet
  • Authorized Baker visitors


Market research reports about various consumer products and industries worldwide from Euromonitor International.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors


Provides current analysis of the most promising scientific and technological innovations, often through a business perspective.
  • Current HU faculty, students, and staff

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