Saturday, November 22, 2014

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics. Annual.

United Nations Conference on Trade & Development.   "Provides essential data for analyzing and measuring world trade, investment, international financial flows and development. "  500+ pages.  Includes remittance data and much more.

State & Metro Area Employment, Hours, Earnings. Monthly

US Bureau of Labor Statistics.  from the Current Employment Statistics survey 

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Funds Research & Data Morningstar. Free

Scroll down and click  Fund Family Research & Data for funds' top 20 US holdings.  Includes held companies' financials.
Some other features are for subscribers only.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Statistics | Ukraine | UNICEF | EDGAR | Search Tools

"Free access to more than 20 million filings"   1994 - current.

Global Food Security Index. Annual

EIU  103 countries.  Food affordability, availability, food safety, quality, food loss, waste, obesity + more.  Interesting comparative rankings.  67 pages.  Free registration required.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Rank and Filed | "SEC filings for humans"

A colorful, jazzy way to search SEC filings, 1996 - current.

Dow Jones Islamic Market Indices

Includes "Screens for Shari'ah compliance"

Islamic Finance Glossary

Free from Islamic Finance News  (subscription required to access the publication)

Cases and Proceedings | Federal Trade Commission

1988 - current    Example: "Online Dating Service Agrees to Stop Deceptive Use of Fake Profiles"

SEC EDGAR Filings Search

A non gov't resource.  Allows excellent filtering for very specific filing content.  (Thanks, Jen Filla)

Sunday, November 02, 2014

I'm away for about a week

Greetings and thanks for all the hits.  I'm In NYC so won't be posting until after Nov 12. Please email me with the good and free stuff you discover.
ta, terese mulkern terry

Friday, October 31, 2014

Dow Jones- history poster

An attractive graphic - US history timeline and DJ averages-1896 -2008.

USCBC 2014 China Business Environment Survey

Forecast for doing business in China.  US-China Business Council.
See also for market intelligence & China Business Review (monthly)

Federal Business Opportunities

Doing business with US gov't.  Search for opportunities or contracts already awarded.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

WTO - Trade profiles

World Trade Org.   | Economic research and analysis gateway -   "a quick source for national and trade statistics of WTO members and countries which are in the process of negotiating WTO membership."  Annual, 2005 - current.

Free Subscription Policy: IMF eLibrary

"Academic, non-profit, and governmental institutions in developing countries can subscribe, free-of-charge, to statistical databases and publications through the IMF eLibrary. "    Int'l Monetary Fund.

Sunday, October 26, 2014

India products & services.

buyers & sellers. 50+ categories. an online catalog.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014

The future of the book | The Economist

"From Papyrus to Pixels. The digital transformation of the way books are written, published and sold has only just begun."

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

BEA: Foreign Direct Investment in the U.S.

Balance of Payments and Direct Investment Position Data 
Country & Industry "detail"

The fDi Report. Annual

Financial Times.  Free reg.req.

Statistical Sites on the World Wide Web

by US Bureau of Labor Statistics, but covers vast array of international sources.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Association of American Railroads

Hit Statistics & Publications tab.

Consumer spending & US employment from the 2007–2009 recession through 2022

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Int'l Labour Org. Database

"multiple datasets with annual and infra-annual labour market statistics for over 100 indicators and 230 countries, areas and territories."

County Business Patterns & Zip Code Business Patterns

 US Census Bureau.  Latest data: 2012.

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Emerging Consumer Survey 2014

Credit Suisse.  73 pages.

Youth Demographics US

Focuses on voting and political engagement.  Tufts U.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Newsletter Sign Up | Nielsen

"Nielsen News & Insights Delivered Weekly to your Inbox."    It's free and good.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Top 10s Nielsen

TV, Books,Music, Video Games, Social, Websites, Movies, Mobile.
"Top Ten lists are compiled on a weekly, monthly or quarterly basis."

ASEAN automotive: Looking to 2015

 The Economist Intelligence Unit     Forecast.  Market Research.  46 pages.  good data.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 | Company Search Page EDGAR

New improved EDGAR.  many search options, including full text.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Index of Global Philanthropy & Remittances

"with a Special Report om Emerging Economies"   Hudson  Institute  (a Think Tank)  Center for Global Prosperity.

A Beginner's Guide To Money Laundering

Business Insider    an Australian consultancy

Migration, Remittances, and Diaspora data

World Bank.

Saturday, October 11, 2014

"A New G7." Financial Times article

 "A hypothetical new G7, comprising the BRICs — Brazil, Russia, India and China — and three of the so-called MINT economies – Mexico, Indonesia and Turkey — has a combined GDP of $37.8 tn (at purchasing power parity) compared to $34.5 tn for the old G7 — Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US."   (excerpted from article)  (Free registration gets you access to up to 8 articles a month)

Financial Jobs. Global

by Financial Times.  Best job site I've seen.

The World Factbook CIA

"history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities."

Occupational Outlook Handbook

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Chinese wealth report. Annual

Hunrun.  Includes spending, travel, media usage stats + more.  40 pages.

Friday, October 10, 2014

"A pocket guide to doing business in China " McKinsey & Company

New,  about 9 pages

Monthly Bulletin of Statistics Online. 2000 - current. Global.

United Nations.

Global Demographics, 1820 - 2010. OECD

New.  " 25 major countries and 8 regions  covering more than 80% of the world’s population."   Includes wages & GDP.  (very limited coverage of US)