Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Deals- 2020 outlook: PwC

"2019 saw announcements for some of the largest deals of all time"

Monday, February 17, 2020

Reports & Analysis - EMPEA

Emerging Markets Private Equity Association.  Free Reg. required.
Example:  Private Equity in Mexico.  44 pages.


Sunday, February 16, 2020

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Demographics of Social Media Users . US

State of the Medla

Pew Research Center |  Important news amd reports.

Springshare LibGuides

A lot of libraries have signed on to LibGuides, a fee based service. See what it's all about here.
(I have no experience with it) Free trial.

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Measuring Worth - Historical

 Wow!  Measures of worth, inflation rates, saving calculator, relative value, worth of a dollar, worth of a pound, purchasing power, gold prices, GDP, history of wages, average wage  +more.
UK, US, China, Japan, Australia.
e.g.:  Purchasing Power of Money in the United States from 1774 to Present;
Dow Jones  Average: 1896 - current.

Friday, February 07, 2020

The fDi Report 2019

"the annual assessment of crossborder investment based on the fDi Markets service from the Financial Times"

Free registration required.

Thursday, February 06, 2020

Consumer conditions scoreboard Europe- 2019 edition |

the main instrument for monitoring the consumer environment across Europe"   116 pp.

Tuesday, February 04, 2020

North American M&A Report | PitchBook

2019   Annual   by Pitchbook  Companies info.
Free registration required. + agreement to receive "news" Mergers & Acquisitions

Monday, February 03, 2020

Annual Capital Expenditures Survey US Census

"data on capital spending for new and used structures and equipment by U.S. nonfarm businesses with and without employees."  Annual, 1996 - current.

Sunday, February 02, 2020

BEA: Foreign Direct Investment in the U.S.

Balance of Payments and Direct Investment Position Data. Tables.
Survey of Current Business.

Friday, January 31, 2020

MuckRock FOIA puclic records requests.

 Freedom of Information Act.  + How to request records.
"Global Investigative Journalism Network."


American Bankruptcy Inst. ABI |
Statistics, Daily news. (also on Factiva) Some features for members only. No individual company data.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

the Free Dictionary

Dictionary,Thesaurus--Medical,Legal,Financial Dictionaries/ Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
A private company.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Bankruptcy Statistics | ABI

American Bankruptcy Institute (a .gov)
Loads of stats.  Don't see any company info.

Monday, January 27, 2020

Internet World Stats - Annual

"Internet Usage, Population Statistics, Social Media Stats and Internet Market Research Data, for over 243 individual countries and world regions." 
by MiniWatts Marketing Group 

Sunday, January 26, 2020

TradeStats Express - Data.gov

"statistics on U.S. merchandise trade at the national and state levels. Data can also be displayed in maps, graphs, tables, or as exports, imports & trade balances."

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Hispanic E-Commerce Targeting - Portada

Portada is a marketing service co. Free

Here's another - for $49.00
Ad Age Hispanic Fact Pack 2019
Guide to U.S. Hispanic marketing, media, agencies and demographics.

2019 Ad Age A-List & Creativity Awards Finalists

 The NY Public Library gets an award for "Tech Application of the Year." See it. Fantastic!

Thursday, January 23, 2020

UNdata Monthly Bulletin of Statistics

United Nations.  35 Databases,  60 million records. Global trade stats, glossary.
(Thanks, Jane Malcolm) 

Data & Analysis. US Trade

International Trade Admnistration. To view "Top U.S. Trade Partners" and other ranked lists, enter: top.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Yo - I'll be away...

Just a few days.  will try to keep posting/

The Fed - Beige Book - Jan 15, 2020

And hit DATA for a wealth of important reports.

NASDAQ : A-Z Company Listing


Sunday, January 19, 2020

Web Search Work Sheet

Seven excellent points for newbies.
(and me too)
UC Berkeley library handout. Joe Barker

Saturday, January 18, 2020


Recalls, Research & Statistics, Injuries - help for small businesses.

Friday, January 17, 2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020

World Oil Outlook OPEC. Annual

14 Members: Algeria, Angola, Ecuador, Gabon, Indonesia, the Islamic Republic of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Venezuela. 

Headquarters: Vienna, Austria.          
 300 + pages.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Saturday, January 11, 2020

The Economist Style Guide

Download Full text  Free  257 pp.

"identifies common errors and clich├ęs and contains an exhaustive range of reference material"

Top Institutions, SSRN

Top Business Schools + other "Tops" rankings.
Social Science Research Network

Friday, January 10, 2020


"Helping US Companies Export"
"How To, Market Intelligence, Leads"

Thursday, January 09, 2020

2019 Tech Industry Job Market & Salary Trends

Cyberstates by CompTIA: "the definitive guide to national, state, and metropolitan area tech sector and tech workforce analytics."
(Thanks, Monica Hagan)