Economics

Asia Society
Information, full-text reports, publications and other resources on Asia's political, economic and social environment.

CNNFN
Financial news, stock quotes and news stories from the network.

Chamber of Commerce
Homepage of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce providing links and resources for its membership of more than three million business and organizations.

Dow Jones Homepage
Dow Jones homepage with links to the Wall Street Journal, Barrons and National Employment Weekly. Beware of the subscription fees!

Economic Censuses
The Economic Censuses gather industry specific data on a quinquennial (five year) basis, the latest being 1997. There are over a dozen separate censuses, including thoses for construction industries, governments, manufacturers, mineral industries, retail trade, service industries, transporation, and wholesale trade. The 1997 census was the first to be based on the NAICS instead of the SIC.

Economic Clock
Economic, business and personal statistical information provided by the U.S. Government including:

  • Income Statstics
  • Poverty Statistics
  • Labor Force Data
  • Business Statistics

Edgar Online
Full-text of the SEC filings of U.S. Corporations.

Federal Reserve Banks
Site provides a link to each of the twelve Federal Reserve Banks and financial data and information from each of the twelve regions.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Home Page
The same information as above but from a "local" perspective. Also includes job information.

Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors
Find current interest rates, daily exchange rates, and data sets going back 50 years. The Beige Book can be found under Monetary Policy.

Fedstats
Subject guide to web sites of more 70 stastitics-producing agencies of the US government.

Hoovers Online
Hoover's Company Capsules contain information on more than 11,000 public and private enterprises in the United States and around the world.

Inc. 500
Annual listing of the 500 fastest growing private companies in the U.S. Searchable database of all winners since 1982.

Liber8
Portal to national and international economic information from the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Includes research articles, economic indicators, economic statistical databases and additional links.

UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs Research & Analysis
The UN's ESA homepage, offering access to development research and analysis, including the full-text of annual reports such as the World Economic Situation and Social Prospects and the World Economic and Social Survey.

Yahoo!Finance
Search for any company by ticker symbol for stock quotes, the lastest company news and SEC filing information or find the latest currency rates, and obtain the latest financial news.

Update 4/26/09