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

R&D magazine.  37 pages.  "The overall Global R&D forecast is 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.

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."

Sunday, February 05, 2017

Mergers & Acquisitions. Annual. Bureau Van Dijk. Global.

"details mergers and acquisitions activity in Full Year 2016 using data from the Zephyr database."
73 pages.

Friday, February 03, 2017

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

U.S. Industrial Outlook

Not a gov't publication. MAPI Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation/ About 27 pages. Appears to have useful stats (some from US gov resources).

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Global Innovation Index. Annual

WIPO.  World Intellectual Property Org.   "ranks the innovation performance of 128 countries and economies around the world, based on 82 indicators."

Friday, January 27, 2017

Biggest US Companies . 2 different rankings.

1)   VA (the sum of labor cost and capital cost including taxes)  EIU Economist
2)  Revenue.    Fortune 500
               no company details

The World's most Global companies

Top 10. Ranked by share of market potential.  No company profiles.
by Canback

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Schoenberg Database of Manuscripts

"(SDBM) makes available data on medieval manuscript books of five or more folios produced before 1600. Its purpose is to facilitate research for scholars, collectors, and others interested in manuscript studies and the provenance of these unique books."

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Economic data by Survey Title from the US Economic Census

Business & Industry.  All the latest numbers.  Everything is right here.  Employment, Trade, Expenditures, Sales......+ more.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Trucking, Freight Transportation and Logistics

Transport Topics. "The Newspaper of Trucking & Freight Transportation"

Top 100 For-Hire (e.g.UPS), Private (e.g.Pepsico)
Top 50 Global Freight, Logistics Companies.

Sunday, January 22, 2017

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 &!)

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.