Wednesday, February 20, 2019

China Business Research Resources

Click here -> Biz Ref Desk -- land of the free and the good: Search results for china
Heaps of China stats.    Let me know if you find clunkers.

Investment Project Information Database. China

Inward & outward investment by gov't and enterprises.  Provides project description.
by Ministry of Commerce Peoples Rep. of China.Ministry of Commerce of the People's Republic of ChinaMMMinistry of Commerce of the People's Republic of ChinamMINISTinistry of Commerce of the People's Republic of ChinaMinistry of Commerce of the Peo's Republic o

Monday, February 18, 2019

PubMed Tutorial

"a free resource that provides access to MEDLINE, the National Library of Medicine database of citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems, and preclinical sciences."
AND  check out the very helpful  Resources Guide.

Factiva: Field tags -

"How do I use field tags in Factiva to create an advanced search?"  (best guide so far)Harvard B School

Bloomberg tutorials

1. Cornell U.  Scroll down and click on Download Tutorial.
2. U of Florida.  Bloomberg Guide

Double Feature!  Both excellent.

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Industry Analysis McKinsey

 Hit Industries for analyses of 23 sectors.

how to access Bloomberg World Equity Indices & World Economic Indicators (Premium dbase)

WEI:  World Equity Indices      ECST: World Economic Indicators
HDSK   See all messages sent to Help desk.  

Friday, February 15, 2019

The state of fashion 2019 | McKinsey

In depth industry report. Global. 109 pp.
Company info:page 92.

Open Data Catalog | The World Bank

 Links to all World Bank datasets (18,387 Datasets available)
"Browse by data type or country/region."

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Forbes List Directory Annual

"a variety of categories ranging from the wealthiest people on the planet to the best colleges America has to offer."

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Public Opinion - European Commission

1974 - current. "Each survey consists of approximately 1000 face-to-face interviews per country. Reports are published twice yearly."  No product info.

Deutsche Bundesbank

Financial & economic stats for Germany.  up-to-date.

Databases, Tables & Calculators by Subject

Bureau of Labor Statistics. Nice format. Loaded!

Monday, February 11, 2019

truck-manufacturing - McKinsey

Regional views of truck-industry profit pools -

Scroll down to view Full Report.

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Small States: Economic Review and Basic Statistics - Global

The Commonwealth iLibrary   Annual, 1997-current.
50 countries w/ fewer than five million inhabitants.  

Saturday, February 09, 2019

Friday, February 08, 2019

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

National Center for Education Statistics

A part of the U.S. Department of Education:  "NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education."

Wages by Area and Occupation

Bureau of Labor Statistics. BLS. Nat'l, Regional, State, Metro Area.

Monday, February 04, 2019

World Travel & Tourism Council

Economic Impact | WTTC  Country, Regional Reports, League Tables, Rankings. Trade ass'n.

China Statistical Yearbook 2018

The landing page is sort of a mess.  Fiddle around a bit and you'll find extensive stats.

Sunday, February 03, 2019

Real Estate Sales Statistics: US

National Association of Realtors. NAR
" housing statistics on the national, regional, and metro-market level where data is available."


Regional Designations/Organizations .  the List

 Latin America and the Caribbean:
       Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica,           Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala,           Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru,       Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela.

Cuba, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, and Trinidad &     Tobago

  Central America:
    Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama.

 Comunidad Andina (CAN, the Andean Community):   
     Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru.

  Latin America 12:
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica,       Cuba,Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador,         Mexico, Peru and Venezuela.



(Click Mercosur links at your own risk ...links to (UGH) Wikipedia.)

Member states

Associate states

Observer states

Organization of Eastern Caribbean States    

Antigua and Barbuda, the Commonwealth of Dominica, Grenada,                         Montserrat,St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia,  
and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. 
(Anguilla and the British Virgin Islands are associate members).


Top Wealth Advisors Forbes Annual

See other rankings on landing page - state listings, women, next-gen, etc.

Billionaires | UBS

Annual, 2013 - current. Search by region or year.
no individual's info.  35 pp.

Saturday, February 02, 2019

Top 100 Tech— Red Herring magazine Annual

Top 100 Asia; N. America; Europe

"The winning companies selected from thousands of prospective startups and tech firms"
Links to company websites.

Friday, February 01, 2019

Health Data Tools and Statistics

Big bibliography of US health Web stats resources.
"A collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations and health sciences libraries"

LibGuides at BRASS - Business Reference & Services Section. ALA

"Selected free and fee-based resources highly relevant to information professionals providing business reference services."  SUPER & up-to-date!

Thursday, January 31, 2019

The Nation's Report Card - Annual

National Assessment of Educational Progress - NAEP.  Grades 4 - 8.
by State, District.  US Dept of Education.

US News Best Global Universities

Annual.  There's a whole lot more rankings here.  Check it out!

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 Country Commercial Guides

"Market conditions, opportunities, regulations, and business customs for over 125 countries"

World Economic Outlook Int'l Monetary Fund

 Biennial.  +Regional Economic Reports.  2001 - current.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Venture Monitor - NVCA

Nat'l Venture Capital Ass'n.

"provides a complete look at venture capital activity, reporting on fundraising, investments, exits and other relevant industry analysis in one comprehensive report each quarter."

Industries in India

A good resource!
Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India

Monday, January 28, 2019

BRASS Business Guides

BRASS Business Guides Business Reference & Services Section  ALA"selected free and fee-based resources"

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Data US Census

"Access data through products and tools including data visualizations, mobile apps, interactive web apps and other software."

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Gateway to all the Census reports

Links to Population, Economic and the other pubs, including American Fact Finder.