Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Monday, July 27, 2015

Business of Sports

Lippincott Library Research Guide

UK Cinema Association

"The industry | Facts and figures"

Film Industry. Home Video.

"The Numbers - Where Data and the Movie Business Meet"
Budget & Finances. Box office numbers.  Domestic & "world wide" data. 
Ignore "Research & Data," a fee-based option.

Corporate Governance.

"draws on 1,865 telephone interviews with business leaders in 36 countries"   by Grant Thornton

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Employer Costs for Employee Compensation - MARCH 2015

Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

Enforcement & Compliance History Online | US EPA

Environmental Protection Agency.

UK Economic Outlook 2015

PriceWaterhouse Coopers   PWC      40 pages

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Top 1000 Brands. Asia. Annual

Deep Web Search Engines - A How-To Site

by Blackbeard Data Services 

Information Economy Report 2015. -E Commerce

UNCTAD  UN Conf.on Trade & Development.
Revenues, Trends. E-Readiness.
Focus on developing economies.  120 pages.

Friday, July 24, 2015

Market Potential Index. 87 Emerging Markets.

1996-current.  See also individual industries MPI.

by GlobalEdge

BRIC Business Guides. Economist Intelligence Unit

"Access analysis on more than 200 countries worldwide"

Free registration req.

Thursday, July 23, 2015

American Housing Survey. US Census

"most comprehensive national housing survey in the United States"

International Housing Affordability Survey

Australia  Canada  China   Ireland   Japan  New Zealand  Singapore
United Kingdom  United States  China and Korea.    NYU Stern B School.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

American FactFinder

"The U.S. Census Bureau's newly designed American Community Survey (ACS) website is now available."

Publications. US Census

"the most recent publications released by the U.S. Census Bureau"

US Census

Topics   A neat new gateway to ALL 11 categories of the latest Census data.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

IAB - IAB Internet Advertising Revenue Report

Conducted by PricewaterhouseCooper.  Annual,  1996 - current.  

Special Report: The Advertising Century - Advertising Age

Top campaigns, slogans, people, icons.    1900-1999.

Islamic Development Bank

Facts & Figures on IDB Member Countries.  2003-current.

Monday, July 20, 2015

Global Manufacturing Competiveness

Wages, Productivity, Energy costs, etc.  Boston Consulting Group.

East African Business Week Newspaper:

Daily, 2003 - current.  Searchable.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau US

NEW. Monthly Complaint Report.  for product, company, state.
or keyword.
Covers all finance related products.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Friday, July 17, 2015

Petroleum & other Liquids. EIA

 Data.  Analysis.  Projections.  U.S. Energy Information Administration
+ Int'l Energy Statistics.

Global Status Report -Renewable Energy. Annual

REN21    Renewable Energy Policy Network

Thursday, July 16, 2015

EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard

Annual.  covers EU, US & Japan. Stats abundant.  Main focus:  EU industry &  companies.  50 pages.

5 Essential Facts About Fair Use | copyrightlaws.com

by copyright lawyer Lesley Ellen Harris

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

China consumer spending.

"Why China’s consumers will continue to surprise the world"  | McKinsey & Company

Monthly & Annual Retail Trade, US Census

Includes e-commerce sales

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Consumer Reports. Food Labeling Survey. June 2014

"Consumer demand for more natural environmentally friendly & socially- responsible food" 
 23 pages.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Credit card statistics, debt statistics, industry facts

by CreditCards.com/   " a part of the Bankrate Online Network"

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Mobile Video Roundup. by eMarketer

"Roundup of stats, trends and insights to help marketers understand the current state of mobile video viewing."  13 pages.  free registration required.

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Central Libraries – The Core of Integrated Research Solutions

"Removing the central [corporate] library can create more problems and cost inefficiencies than it saves."  A brief incisive article.
Pertinent arguments apply to all libraries. 
by Robert Kaminsky Research Specialist,  MarketResearch.com

Global Outsourcing & Insourcing Survey. Annual. Deloitte

24 pages.

Friday, July 10, 2015

Global Resource Directory. GlobalEdge

Keep this at the top of your tool box!  unparalleled resource for world business data.
Explore U of Michigan's expansive collection of latest and best free sources.

Global Services Location Index - A.T.Kearney

Ranks countries for best outsourcing.  Important:  View the interactive list - then Hit MORE.

Thursday, July 09, 2015

Public & PRIVATE Companies Worldwide, Free.

Links to Company snapshots and website.  Bloomberg Business.

Trends in Stadium & Arena Construction, 1995-2015.

50 + pages of detailed analysis, graphs and stats. 
Mayya M. Komisarchik,  Colorado College. published by Research Gate.

AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Report

Gas prices by state.

ChinaAutoWeb | A Guide to China's Auto Industry

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Top 1000 Brands. Asia. Annual

Also Rankings by year, country, adspend.    Compare brands, 2004 - current.
 by Campaign Asia & Nielsen.

Mobile Ad Spending forecast.

"Using Empirical data to quantify the Mobile Opportunity for Publishers and Marketers"
Mobile Marketing Ass'n  (trade ass'n)

Global Food Security Index Annual

EIU.  50 pages. Food supply & ease of access + more.
Commodity Price Index.

Highway safety topics. US

a humongous database about vehicle safety.  includes detailed fatality stats

Top Safety Picks & Insurance Losses by Make & Model.
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.  Highway Loss Data Institute.