UGBA 107: The Social, Political and Ethical Environment of Business

News Sites

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Wall Street Journal (full content via the library's subscription)

The Economist (full content via the library's subscription)

Investors Business Daily (full content via Lexis Nexis)


Articles in News

In addition to the general business-focused databases listed at the bottom of this section, there are a number of excellent resources for news, articles, and research about nonprofits including:

Literature of the Nonprofit Sector
Citations to "literature on philanthropy, the foundation world, the nonprofit sector — particularly works on such topics as fundraising and proposal development — and works related to charitable giving, including project reports, studies, and statistical analyses." From the Foundation Center.

Urban Institute Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy
Nonpartisan research intended for scholars and policy makers.
The nonprofit almanac 2008
HD2769.2.U6 N64 2008 Reference

Philanthrophy Annual 2009 (PDF)
From the Foundation Center, creator of the Literature of the Nonprofit Sector database, whose mission is to bring donors and recipients together. Statistics on foundation giving, interviews, listings of books, blogs and magazines about the nonprofit sector.

  • Business Source Complete
    Provides full-text for more than 7,400 scholarly business journals and other sources.
  • Academic Search Complete
    A multidisciplinary index to articles in more than 10,900 journals and other publications.
  • Factiva
    Provides general and business news and information from more than 9,000 sources.
  • LexisNexis Academic
    Includes over 6,000 individual titles of international, national and local newspapers and wire services plus much more.
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