Friday, January 20, 2017

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Institute for Supply Management Report On Business

Manufacturing; Non Manufacturing. "These are the first reports available on the first and third business day of each month and have been consistently accurate in indicating the direction of the overall economy."

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Statistical Abstracts US 1889 - 2010

Statistical Abstracts Series:

"The U.S. Census Bureau terminated the collection of data for the Statistical Compendia program effective October 1, 2011. The Statistical Compendia program is comprised of the Statistical Abstract of the United States and its supplemental products—the State and Metropolitan Area Data Book and the County and City Data Book. 

To access the most current data, please refer to the organizations cited in the source notes for each table of the Statistical Abstract."

Also on this page - All the  Historical Supplements

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Country Profiles FITA

International Trade, Export/ Import, Trade Leads & World Trade Country Profiles.
FITA Federation of Int'l Trade Association's.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Labor Unions Global

1.  Cornell University Library Guides . Collective Bargaining Agreements. Digital Commons: Union stats + much more.
"The websites listed on this guide all provide free content"

2.  Private sector agreements can also be found in the Labor Contract Database maintained by IRLE Library at UC, Berkeley.

(Thanks, Donna Schulman)

Industry Overviews, Descriptions. IRS

Provided for Internal Revenue Service Auditors, these are guides to small businesses (e.g. art galleries, childcare providers)

Thursday, January 12, 2017

The Economic Times: India

"Business News, Personal Finance, Financial News, India Stock Market Investing, Economy News, SENSEX, NIFTY, NSE, BSE Live, IPO News"

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Travelers' Health | CDC

"provides information and health recommendations for US residents who are planning to travel abroad"
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

OECD Science, Technology and Industry Scoreboard

Productivity + a whole lot more.  OECD countries + EU, Japan, US.  265 pages.

(Sign up to get free OECD stats releases)

Monday, January 09, 2017

Trading Economics. Global. Daily update.

 "Our data is based on official sources... information for 196 countries including historical data for more than 300,000 economic indicators, exchange rates, stock market indexes, government bond yields and commodity prices."    (+ Forecasts & more.wow!)

Sunday, January 08, 2017

Food & Health Surveys. US. Annual

"The 11th edition of an ongoing investigation into the beliefs and behaviors of Americans"
International Food Information Council Foundation

Saturday, January 07, 2017

Business Intelligence on 205 countries - ViewsWire

EIU. The Economist. Hit EIU Websites (left frame)for more stats.
Free registration required.

Thursday, January 05, 2017

EIU for the Media

Economist Intelligence Unit. Free. A small selection of
"Latest Press Releases, Broadcast Interviews, Reports, Twitter Feed."

For more EIU posts hit the EIU Label below.

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Birthday Best Sellers

Sort of a fun site. Enter your birth date to see the list of best sellers that week.

Monday, January 02, 2017

Sunday, January 01, 2017

Economagic: Economic Time Series Page

A huge collection of US stats.  up-to-date.  Also includes selected data for China, Japan, EU.

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Creative Economy Outlook & Country Profiles. UNCTAD

Creative economy sectors include arts and craft, books, films, paintings, festivals, songs, designs, digital animation and video games.
UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE & DEVELOPMENT. 169 pages.

Friday, December 30, 2016

UNCTAD statistics - more than you'd expect

Focus:_ trade & development.
BUT hit DATA tab for useful country details.

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Copyright Tools. ALA

"The five copyright tools presented on this site are useful for anyone who uses copyrighted materials in his or her work, education, or leisure activities." American Library Association, Office for Information Technology Policy

Monday, December 26, 2016

MedPix. The National Library of Medicine US

"A free online Medical Image Database with over 53,000 indexed and curated images, from over 13,000 patients."

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Trade.gov - State Reports - Index

Search by US state.  Int'l Trade Administration

"EXPORTS, JOBS, AND FOREIGN INVESTMENT"

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

India. Bombay & National Stock Exchanges.

"The portal aims at providing a single interface to the investors to keep track of the latest filings of all the listed companies in  India irrespective of the Stock Exchange."
"Developed and Maintained by  on behalf of BSE and NSE"

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Campaign Finance. Campaign Disclosure Portal

PACs, Lobbyists, Contributions  & all that.  Federal Election Commission  biennial (Thanks, Ryan Splenda)

Monday, December 19, 2016

Speakeasy Speed Test

by Megapath.  Checks your connection’s download and upload speeds from within your browser for your location.  Major US cities.

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Federal Reserve Economic Data - St. Louis Fed

"Download, graph, and track 421,000 US and international time series from 79 sources."  Redesigned web site.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Silicon Investor (SI)

Information Technology Stock Prices, Discussion Forums, News + more. Daily

Friday, December 16, 2016

Frequently Asked Questions- NAICS - US Census Bureau

Everything you need to know about N. American Industry Classification System.  Thanks, BestBizWeb Newsletter.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Venture Monitor - US. Quarterly

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

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Friday, December 09, 2016

Japan -Industry Information JETRO

The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is "a B2B non-profit organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the world. JETRO is funded by the Japanese government for the purpose of trade promotion."

Software 500 Annual. Global

Software Magazine.   View top 10. Then click on Next  and do free registration to see all 500. shows revenue, R&D, employees & more.

Thursday, December 08, 2016

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Global Trends 2030

Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds is the fifth installment in the National Intelligence Council’s series aimed at providing a framework for thinking about the future. 160 pages

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Sunday, December 04, 2016

Saturday, December 03, 2016

Friday, December 02, 2016

Industries in 2017. Global EIU

"A special report from The Economist Intelligence Unit"  51 pages.
Free registration required.

Thursday, December 01, 2016

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

S&P indices.

Top 10 constituents. + indices performance, 2007 - current,
For historical ALSO see:
Factset (Premium dbase) has historical S&P Constituents quarterly.
(Thanks, Janet Hartman!)

These are now available in COMPUSTAT (premium dbase) -- at least via WRDS. It's monthly for 1962- ?. (Thanks, Anonymous)

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Japan Statistics : Ministry of Finance

Trade stats + more. "Financial Statements Statistics of Corporations by Industry" Quarterly, 2002 - current.