MBA 232-1: Financial Institutions and Markets

Economic Statistics -- Global

Economist Intelligence Unit
Country Reports - monthly reports on 200 countries. Coverage of politics, economic policy, domestic economy, sector trends, and foreign trade and payments.
Country Profiles - in-depth annual reports covering political, economic and social sectors of each country.

Eurostat - European statistics

  • Euroindicators contains a selection of the main monthly and quarterly indicators.
  • Structural indicators present annual data for employment, innovation and research, economic reform, social cohesion, the environment and economic conditions. It also contains data on the United States and Japan.
  • Regio database - regional data
  • European Business Facts & Figures
    HC241.2 P251 Reference

Global Financial Database
Economic Series include current and historical Unemployment Rates, Gross Domestic Product (GDP), Consumer and Producer Price Indices, Exchange Rates including spot rates, forward rates, black market rates and major cross rates. Commodity data with both cash and futures prices, Commodity Indices.

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Statistics for member countries from member country statistical authorities.

  • International Financial Statistics
    Financial, trade and national accounts statistics published for 200+ countries. Includes exchange rates, IMF fund accounts and main global and country economic indicators. Available from 1948
  • Direction of Trade Statistics
    Country exports and imports by their partners. 186 countries, 7 years of annual data

Lexis-Nexis Statistical
Global, national, regional statistics. Bibliographic citations for most - full data is available on microfiche. Lexis-Nexis Statistical Datasets - full datasets for select data series.

Source OECD - economics publications of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
Reports and statistics for OECD's 30 member countries which represent the world's most developed economies, as well as for some non-member countries. Includes Economic Outlook, Economic Surveys, Economic Studies, Economic Policy, National Accounts of OECD countries, Main Economic Indicators.
Economics glossary

World Bank: World Development Indicators
Annual data on 800 indicators relating to economic, demographic, social and environmental themes. 1960+

Economic Statistics -- US

Bureau of Economic Analysis
US economic accounts (national, regional and local) and the monthly publication Survey of Current Business.

Bureau of Labor Statistics
Employment/unemployment national, regional, local. Consumer and producer price indexes.

Liber8 - Federal Reserve of St. Louis Economic data
Links to banking and economic data for the US and internationally.

National Bureau of Economic Research
Research, publications, etc.
NBER working papers - search library catalog for NBER working papers by title or author (UCB resource only). Economic Data including the annual Economic Report of the President and Business Cycle Expansion and Contractions and NBER MacroHistory Database with pre-WWI and interwar economies, including production, construction, employment, money, prices, asset market transactions, foreign trade, and government activity.

Statistical Abstract of the United States
U.S. Bureau of the Census. Annual.
Prime source for US economic statistics.
HA203 .A3 Reference

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