Tuesday, March 28, 2017

MediaPost Publications - Research Briefs

Daily summaries & stats from research surveys such as E-Marketer, Nielsen, Forrester, Pew & others.  2000 - current.  Doesn't appear to be keyword searchable.  

The BRICS Post

Business News: Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa.

"an international news and views website with writers, analysts, and experts in over a dozen countries." 2013 - current.

BRICS Media Network Ltd, UK.

Monday, March 27, 2017

World Travel & Tourism Council

Selected country reports & industry stats.  24 pages each.  WTTC is a UK nonprofit org. Monthly updates.

Sunday, March 26, 2017

"Research Information" a UK publication

"The essential link between publishers, librarians and researchers."      

 News.  Global coverage.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

The World's 52 Largest Book Publishers, 2016

Publishers Weekly magazine. List links to company info - sales, earnings, news, etc.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

TOP 500 Supercomputer Sites

Semi-annual. World's fastest computers. Site includes lists from 2005-current.
U of Mannheim, Germany; NERSC/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; U of Tennessee. Research Centers profiles. Tech specs.

See also Top 500 Green
        "the most energy-efficient supercomputers"

Statistics - Trade - European Commission

"Main economic indicators, GDP by sector, trade in goods, trade in commercial services, foreign direct investment, imports and exports with the world, ranking, trade balance."

Sunday, March 19, 2017

France- National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies

Insee  "collects, analyses and disseminates information on the French economy and society"

Saturday, March 18, 2017

FDIC: Details and Financials . US Banks.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.  
"Find a bank or bank holding company, generate comprehensive financial or demographic reports, and find bank locations or groups of banks."

Aviation Statistical Databook and Industry Outlook

General Aviation Manufacturers Association.  Annual, 1973 - current.

"General aviation is defined as all aviation other than military and scheduled commercial airlines."

Friday, March 17, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

2016 Global Innovation PWC

Top 20 R&D Spenders. the 10 Most Innovative Companies. PWC. 2005-current.  PriceWaterHouseCoopers

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Islamic Countries statistics

"SESRIC - Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries"   Social & Economic Indicators.  Country profiles.  2015 latest data.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

India News | Sumanasa.com

SUMANASA BUSINESS NEWS links to daily articles from about 40 India print, online and broadcast sources including the Business Standard, Financial Express and Reuters India. 

Monday, March 13, 2017

Library Connect Yearbook

Elsevier's collection of guides for librarians.  56 pages. tedious.

Digital Collections | Library of Congress

historic newspapers + 100's of other historic collections.
partnered w/ Digital Public Library of America.

Sunday, March 12, 2017

unctad.org | United Nations. Statistics

Check out Data Center & Country Profiles.  1980 -  2020

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Main Economic Indicators, OECD

"presents comparative statistics that provide an overview of recent international economic developments for the 35 OECD countries, the euro area and a number of non-member economies."   258 pages

Monday, March 06, 2017

Recording Industry. US

"The Value of Record Companies"
RIAA is the Recording Industry trade association.

The Global Competitiveness Report 2016-2017

World Economic Forum.   400 pages.
"the most comprehensive assessment of national competitiveness worldwide"

Sunday, March 05, 2017

American Film Institute Catalog of Feature Films

"a research database providing access to information on every feature-length film produced in America or financed by American production companies” from 1893 to 2011"

Friday, March 03, 2017

Data | The World Bank

"Free and open access to global development data"

Monday, February 27, 2017

Easi Demographics

Free Census data.  detailed demographics.  Full service reasonably priced.

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Digital Public Library of America

Library of Congress.                       "brings together the riches of America's libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world."    Slow loading.

Saturday, February 25, 2017

2017 Global R&D Funding. Forecast Research & Development

R&D magazine.  37 pages.  "a combination of industry, government and academic investments worldwide."  Free registration required.

Doing Business -World Bank. 2017

270 pages

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Index of Economic Freedom. Annual. Global

"covers 10 freedoms – from property rights to entrepreneurship – in 186 countries." The Heritage Foundation in partnership w/ Wall St J.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017


"Economists and trade experts analyze and rank industry opportunities in key overseas markets."

Monday, February 20, 2017

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Free case collections | The Case Centre

"Provides access to dozens of business case studies from business schools and institutions from around the world"   (thanks, BestBizWeb Newsletter)

Saturday, February 18, 2017

The Top 20 Chinese Multinationals.

Columbia U & CUFE B School, Beijing.   24 pages.

For other emerging market multinational companies go here.  http://ccsi.columbia.edu/publications/emgp/

Friday, February 17, 2017

IMF World Economic Outlook Update, January 2017:

"Data & projections for 191 economies form the statistical basis of the WEO database.          Int'l Monetary Fund.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Economic Census

 "U.S. Government's official five-year measure of American business and the economy."

Monday, February 13, 2017

Census Business Builder Market Research

"a suite of services that provide selected demographic and economic data from the Census Bureau tailored to specific types of users in a simple to access and use format."

EXAMPLE:  Therapist practice in Tulsa.
My Customers
"provides summarized demographic information for Tulsa County, Oklahoma
Businesses Like Mine
"provides summarized information about Therapists businesses in Tulsa County, Oklahoma
Consumer Spending
"provides a high-level overview of the spending patterns of consumers in Tulsa County, Oklahoma."

Friday, February 10, 2017

MENA Middle East/North Africa countries.

MENA is made up of the Arab states of Algeria , Bahrain, Djibouti , Egypt , Iraq , 
Jordan , Kuwait , Lebanon , Libya , Mauritania , Morocco , Oman , Qatar , Saudi 
Arabia , Somalia, Sudan , the Syrian Arab Republic , Tunisia , the United Arab 
Emirates , and Yemen -- plus the Islamic State of Afghanistan, the Islamic 
Republic of Iran, Pakistan, the West Bank and Gaza. 
Sub-Saharan Africa refers to the 46 countries not in North Africa.
                                                                                Get the latest World Bank MENA info here.

Thursday, February 09, 2017

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

The Financial Express. India

"India Stock Market, Personal Finance, IPO, Financial News Headlines."