Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Trade stats by State >> globalEDGE:

+ Trade services directory.  and more. Michigan State U.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Trade Law Compendium

"trade law summaries for 30+ jurisdictions prepared by law firms located there. Includes most significant US trading partners." GlobalEdge

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Home ::Social Science Research Network. Free

"SSRN eLibrary provides 881,876 research papers from 418,428 researchers across 30 disciplines."

Bank of Korea. Economic Statistics


Saturday, August 17, 2019

See you in September..

Going to be in Japan for two weeks.  Stay cool and share any free & good gems you find.    t

Expert Witness Directory

by EWitness LLC in Texas

Friday, August 16, 2019

Japan Statistical Yearbook. Annual, 2011-current

"covers all fields of statistics published by government and private organisations"- in Japanese and English. (not always easy to follow)

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Beall's List of Predatory Journals and Publishers

"Submit you Manuscript / Mail "

(Above from a journal website)
Who knew?  Phony journals, must be 100+. 

Countries/Regions CEIC

"Selected indicators of normalized data, compiled by CEIC analysts to allow quick comparison and analysis of various economic factors across countries/regions."  FREE

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

E-mail alerts - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Sign up for this useful service.  Always something good for bus/fin librarians.  The Free Previews are full text.

Global Mobile Consumer Survey: US

  Deloitte 18 pp

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

REBRAND 100 Global Awards. annual

"the leading global resource for case studies on effective brand transformations"     2005-current.

Monday, August 12, 2019

Ad*Access - historical,1911 - 1955

Duke U Libraries.  More than 7000 US & Canadian ads. beauty/hygiene, radio, tv, transportation, WWII propaganda. 

See also historical collections of TV & Outdoor ads.

Sunday, August 11, 2019

"Want to Join the Gig Economy?" Join Census

"More than 500,000 temporary and part-time jobs are available as the Census Bureau ramps up hiring to conduct the 2020 Census."

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Vietnam Investment Review


" under the Ministry of Planning and Investment"

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Statistics. Japan

Japan Statistics Bureau

Comprehensive.  up to date. Population, Employment + more.  Corporate stats by Industry (sales, profits, etc)  No company info.

Social Media Users and Adoption US

Demographics of Social Media Users . 

Don't stop here.
Check out the other useful datasets on various topics.

Monday, August 05, 2019

Agency Compile

a directory - companies.   ad, PR, direct marketing etc

client lists , news and self  description.

Statistics | Bank of Russia

"Information and Analytical Materials"

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

OECD Economic Surveys: China 2019

And more!  Get also all other Country (member & non member) Surveys, Statistics, etc.

Information, Communication, Technology LoC Subject headings

Library of Congress   |     loc.gov/  a selected list.
Computer Industry   |   Cyberspace   |
Digital Communications | Digital Media   |   
Electronic Commerce   | Information Networks   |  
Information Technology   |   Internet   |   
Mobile computing | Social ​Media 
Telecommunication   |  
 Wireless communication systems   |   World Wide Web

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

National Travel & Tourism Office

a division of US Dept of Commerce.  Stats for US inward & outward bound travel & foreign visitors to US.  Includes historical stats.

Equity fact sheet search - MSCI

Morgan Stanley. "We calculate 200,000 indexes every day"

Monday, July 29, 2019


Census Data, Charts, Maps, and Rankings

"an easy-to-use tool for investigating U.S. demographic trends" 
                                         by U of Michigan.

The Food Timeline--historical food prices

historical food prices.US (1600-)   + 6 other countries.
FoodTimeline library     
Purchasing power of the U.S. dollar...1774-present
                            Thanks, Patricia Foley)

Sunday, July 28, 2019

State Employment & Labor Laws

by The Lunt Group.  Publishers of Employment Law Handbook

Saturday, July 27, 2019

WTO Data

World Trade Org.     all up-to-date.          

"International Trade and Market Access Data"

Total info for trade, tariffs, import, export.  

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Top 100 -- US Gov't Contractors Annual

by Washington Technology  a marketing firm.

Search by industry or 12 other categories.  Includes defense industry.

" rankings are based on analysis of procurement data in the areas of IT, professional services, telecommunications and other high-tech services areas"

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Monday, July 22, 2019

The 2019 Value Creators Rankings |Global BCG

"On the basis of total shareholder return"
Boston Consulting Group. 
Top Industries; Top Companies

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Shadow Scholar -Plagiarism

Chronicle of Higher Education. 11/2010. "The man who writes your students' papers tells his story"
"I haven't been to a library once since I started doing this job. Amazon is quite generous about free samples"
Full text requires subscription.

See more on Google under book title: Shadow Scholar

Code of Ethics & Professional Conduct

American Cities of the Future 2019/20 the winners