Selected free e-resources

International Monetary Fund

News releases, Publications, Country Information, IMF Finances etc.

Market is a large and continuously updated collection of market research. It offers more than 250,000 market research reports from over 650 leading global publishers.

D&B Business Information

The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation, often referred to as D&B, is a provider of credit information on businesses and corporations.

Companies House

The main functions of Companies House are to: incorporate and dissolve limited companies

David's Product Reviews

A Web site for students and educators in business studies, economics, accounting, leisure, sport & recreation and travel & tourism

Financial Times

The Financial Times website is updated several times a day. As well as business news it gives near real time market data and has an archive of the FT International edition since July 1996. You will need to register yourself the first time you use this free service.

CountryData Online - The PRS Group

Provides key political, financial, and economic risk data on 100 countries, compiled by The PRS Group worldwide network of Senior Advisers, country analysts and researchers. NOT FREE - credit card required The Financial Times website is updated several times a day. As well as business news it gives near real time market data and has an archive of the FT International edition since July 1996. You will need to register yourself the first time you use this free service

Europages - The European Business Directory
US Agency for International Development
Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. Its mission is to collect, analyze, and disseminate essential economic information to support public and private decision-making. As an independent statistical agency, BLS serves its diverse user communities by providing products and services that are objective, timely, accurate, and relevant.

WWW Virtual Library - Economics and Business History

The Economic and Business History section of the WWW Virtual Library is maintained in Amsterdam by the Netherlands Economic History Archive.

World Trade Organization

The web site of the World Trade Organization presents detailed information about this major international institution, along with contemporary news and plenty of documentation. It's a searchable, comprehensible and well-organized site that provides many freely downloadable files, including a large number of official WTO documents and legal texts, annual reports, and other full-text publications.

World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. Incorporated as a not-for-profit foundation in 1971, and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, the Forum is tied to no political, partisan or national interests.

Econometric Society

The Econometric Society is an international society for the advancement of economic theory in its relation to statistics and mathematics.

International Institute for Sustainable Development

The International Institute for Sustainable Development is a Canadian-based, international public policy research institute for sustainable development.

International Association for Energy Economics

The International Association for Energy Economics was founded in 1977 in response to the 70's energy crisis. It's a worldwide non-profit professional organization based in the United States, which has members in over 100 nations, who strive to provide an interdisciplinary forum for the exchange of ideas, experience and issues among professionals interested in energy economics.


World Wide Web Resources in Economics

Urban Institute

The Urban Institute gathers data, conducts research, evaluates programs, offers technical assistance overseas, and educates Americans on social and economic issues — to foster sound public policy and effective government.

Digital Library of the Commons

The Digital Library of the Commons (DLC) is a gateway to the international literature on the commons. The DLC provides free and open access to full-text articles, papers, and dissertations.

GMI Ratings

GMI Ratings is a pioneer in the application of non-traditional risk metrics to investment analysis and risk modeling. Formed in 2010 through the merger of The Corporate Library, GovernanceMetrics International and Audit Integrity, GMI Ratings provides global research coverage of the environmental, social, governance and accounting-related risks affecting the performance of public companies.

The Conference Board

The Conference Board is a global, independent business membership and research association working in the public interest. Its mission is to provide the world's leading organizations with the practical knowledge they need to improve their performance and better serve society.

Brookings Institution
State Science & Technology Institute

The most comprehensive resource available for those involved in technology-based economic development.SSTI offers the services that are needed to help build tech-based economies.

Royal Economic Society

The Royal Economic Society is one of the oldest and most prestigious economic associations in the world. It is a learned society, founded in 1890 to promote the study of economic science in academic life, government service, business, industry and public affairs.