Economics

Global Insight

Alternative Titles
Global Insight (Webstract)
Webstract
DRI
IHS Global Insight
Description

Economic and financial time series data from around the world covering stocks, equities, futures, production, exchange and interest rates, balance of payments, national income accounts, etc. 

Due to declining use, the University Library has decided not to renew IHS Global Insight, as of late 2012. Some of this same data can be found in alternative resources, such as the IMF databases, OECD iLibrary, and US government statistial sources.  For help with statistics and data questions, contact the Clark Library 734/764-0410. http://www.lib.umich.edu/clark-library

For comments on the cancellation of IHS Global Insight, contact ss.elec@umich.edu

 

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Varies by title
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9581
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Making of the Modern World,1450-1914

Alternative Titles
Making of the Modern World: The Goldsmiths'-Kress Library of Economic Literature 1450-1850
Goldsmith Kress Library of Economic Literature
Making of the Modern Economy
Description

Digital and searchable editions of more than 62,000 titles that track the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth. Includes books, serials, pamphlets, essays, etc. published between 1450 and 1914.  Titles are in English as well as in 20 other languages including French, German, Portuguese, Scandinavian, Italian and Spanish. Topics covered include agriculture, commerce, finance, manufacturing, politics, slavery, social conditions, trade, and transportation.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1450-1914
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9277
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Euromonitor Passport

Alternative Titles
Global Market Information Database (GMID)
GMID Passport
Description

Offers extensive industry, demographic, consumer and economic data for numerous countries worldwide. Includes forecast data to 2010, market data for 330 consumer products in 49 countries, data on 100,000 brands, and full text market analysis reports. Includes socio-economic data for 1,150 cities and industry sector reports for 18 countries, including the G8 and BRIC countries.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9263
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

DeGruyter Journals

Alternative Titles
ResearchNow:a bepress portal
BEPress / BEP ; B.E. Journals
Research Now ; Digital Commons
Berkeley Electronic Press
DeGruyter Online
Description

Since 2012, 64 commercially produced journals previously published by BE Press are now published by DeGuyter.  Subjects include economics, law, political science, health and medicine, business, statistics and engineering.

Be Press continues to host the institutional repository Digital Commons, and it hosts open access journals and working papers series. http://digitalcommons.bepress.com/online-journals/ .  The BePress platform was called ResearchNow.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
All years
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9267
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

ScienceDirect (Elsevier Books & Journals Online)

Alternative Titles
ScienceDirect (Elsevier)
Science Direct
Description

Contains access to more than 2,000 journals published by Elsevier Science and its subsidiary publishers, including Academic Press, Cell Press, Pergamon, Mosby, and Saunders journals. Coverage is particularly strong for the life and physical sciences, medicine, and technical fields, but also includes some social sciences and humanities.

Type
Article Index
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1996 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9239
Mobile Version
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

World Bank e-Library

Alternative Titles
world bank elibrary
Description

Online, fully cross-searchable and browsable collection of over 3,900 World Bank documents. The collection consists of over 1,600 World Bank publications and over 2,300 Policy Research Working Papers, plus each new book and paper as they are published. You can browse the e-Library by region: Africa, East Asia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Latin America, and Middle East - North Africa. Topics covered in the e-library include Topics in the e-Library include: Agriculture and Rural Development; Banking, Finance, and Investment; Business Procurement; Commodities, Pricing, and Trade; Current Affairs; Data Publication; Development Economics; Economics (General); Education and Training; Energy, Industry, and Mining; Environment and Pollution Prevention; Gender; Globalization; Governance, Civil Society, and Participation; Health, Nutrition, and Population; Infrastructure, Transport, and Urban Development; Labor and Income; Legal and Judicial Issues; Poverty; Private Sector; Public Policy; Social and Cultural Issues; Technology and Telecommunications; Water Supply and Sanitation; World Bank

Type
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
Coverage varies. World Development Report 1978- .
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9199
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Web of Science (All Databases)

Alternative Titles
ISI Web of Knowledge, WoK
Description

Provides cross-search of multiple databases: Web of Science Core Collection (including Science, Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities, Book, and Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes), BIOSIS Previews, Chinese Science Citation Database, Current Contents Connect (tables of contents), Data Citation Index, MEDLINE, and Zoological Record.  Also provides links (at top edge) to Journal Citation Reports, and (under "Additional Resources" at lower left) to Index to Organism Names and Science Watch.

Type
Search Engine
Coverage
1900 - (Varies by database.)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9187
Mobile Version
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Conference Board Research Reports

Description
Contains the latest research in business management and US and global economics. Proprietary, nonbiased full text reports include studies of Fortune 500 companies on business trends, leadership decisions, performance excellence, corporate governance, HR, productivity, CRM and more. Economics material includes topline US and global economic indicators and analysis and forecasts of US and international economic conditions by our chief economist.
Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9099
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Bloomberg

Description

This database includes current and historical price data on all kinds of securities, including stocks (equities), bonds, currencies and others. Also included are news stories, indices, charts and technical indicators. Access Method: Available only on a dedicated terminal in the Tozzi Finance Center at the Ross School of Business. Use Policy: When using material from this database in reports and presentations, vendor contract requirements dictate that you must include the phrase, "Used with permission of (name of database)."

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9091
Access
Access in specified UM campus buildings onlyAccess in specified UM campus buildings only
Authorized UM Ross School of Business users (no guest access)Authorized UM Ross School of Business users (no guest access)
Subjects

ABI/INFORM Global

Alternative Titles
ABI, ABI Global
Description

Indexing and abstracts for over 3,040 business and management-oriented periodicals, with full text for articles from over 2,060 of them (including the Wall Street Journal Eastern Edition, 1984-present). Includes many publications relevant to related fields such as psychology, engineering, etc. Also includes full text of: 28,000+ dissertations and theses concerning business filed at universities from 1961 to 2007; 5,200 Business Cases from Ivey, Thunderbird, Idea Group, and Darden; EIU ViewsWire daily business intelligence briefings on over 200 countries (2003-present); and Going Global Career Guides for 23 countries (2004-2006).

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
Coverage varies by title. 1923 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9073
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Pages

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