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General Resources

Bureau of Economic Analysis
As part of the U.S. Department of Commerce, this agency collects data and also conducts research and produces working papers that are available on the site. Produces Survey of Current Business.

Business Statistics of the United States
Bernan Press, published annually
Ref HC101 .B87
A time series for economic trends and patterns covering the U.S. economy, industry profiles, and some historical data since WWII.

Gives access to the full range of statistics and information produced by more than 100 agencies of the U.S. government.

Global Data Locator
Bernan Press, 1997
Ref HA 36.K87
A user's guide for finding resources for statistical information organized by topic including a description of the resource and its table of contents.

Lexis/Nexis Statistical
(Harvard users only)
Indexes and abstracts from selected U.S. and state government publications, international governments and organizations, trade publications, associations, and research organizations.

Standard & Poor's Statistical Service Current Statistics
Standard and Poor's, published monthly
Ref HG4921 .S751
Recent statistics on economics, and industries. A twelve-month record of data is indexed over the last decade. Most recent issues on reserve.

Statistical Resources on the Web
University of Michigan Documents Center
International, federal, state, and local government data on comprehensive topics such as agriculture, health, housing, education, business, and industry.

U.S. Census Bureau
Includes mapping and data extraction tools for social, demographic, and economic statistics mainly for the U.S.
Tip: The Economics Programs page offers a wide range of statistics on the economy, companies, and specific industries. There is also a hyperlinked listing of International Statistical Agencies.

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