Wednesday, January 23, 2019

National Accounts:Statistics Portal


OECD Science, Technology and Innovation Outlook

"recent and future changes in global science, technology and innovation (STI) patterns and their potential implications on and for national and international STI policies"
Org. for Economic Cooperation & Development.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Defined Benefit Administration Survey

by PLANSPONSOR.  Annual, 2009 - current

"Major defined contribution providers are rated in the various client categories they serve"

The National/ News. United Arab Emirates

BP Statistical Review of World Energy Report

"one of the most well regarded and widely utilized publications in energy economics."
"statistics included in the review are taken directly from government and other primary sources."
(British Petroleum, I guess)

Wealth Insight Report. Middle East Annual

"a survey of 108 High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs) across the Gulf Cooperation Council
(GCC), which comprises Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United
Arab Emirates (UAE). "  33 pp.

 by Emirates Investment Bank

Monday, January 21, 2019

World Tourism Organization. Annual

United Nations.  "The UNWTO E-Library is the world's biggest online collection of tourism publications and statistics."

European Tourism Annual- Trends & Prospects

EUROPEAN TRAVEL COMMISSION  " comprises membership from 32 National Tourism Organisations"

Health Data, Tools & Statistics

"collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries" 

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Census Bureau data

"To learn more about the economic data the Census Bureau produces, visit: 

To learn more about the economic data the Bureau of Economic Analysis produces, visit:

To learn more about the economic data the Bureau of Labor Statistics produces, visit:"

The Global Gender Gap Report 2018

 World Economic Forum

Friday, January 18, 2019

Tourism Statistics | World Tourism Organization

Tourism Statistics | World Tourism Organization: "The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations"

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, January 15, 2019

Pet Industry Market Size & Ownership Statistics

A Trade Ass'n.

NGI - Natural Gas Intelligence

"Natural Gas Intelligence (NGI), is a leading provider of natural gas, shale news and market information for the deregulated North American natural gas industry." Daily prices & news.  Also - Annual rankings of Oil marketers (under RESEARCH) Some features require subscription.  

Monday, January 14, 2019

Brand Finance Top Brands

Top Brands.  For selected countries  + searchable by industry category.  May require free registration.
Some reports are in vernacular only.
Hit League Tables for TOP Brands in several categories.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

National Compensation Survey US

Bureau of Labor Statistics. w/ latest numbers
Employee Cost Index, Metro area pay comparisons, Employee benefits.

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019

Multi Housing News. US

    News, Surveys, Rankings + more.  Can search by city.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

National Council of Nonprofits | US

Tools for Nonprofits; Trends & Issues, Jobs, State nonprofits.

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Autopsy - startup failure database. Global

"We have gathered and analysed over 2000 failed startups"
Site shows 51,from 2015 - current.  Subscription required for full database.  (Thanks, Amelia Kassel)

Tuesday, January 08, 2019


Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America.  (Trade ass'n)

The National Bureau of Economic Research

 Hit DATA  Purchase working papers on a variety of subjects for $5.  A Think Tank.

Monday, January 07, 2019

Sunday, January 06, 2019

SEBI | Securities & Exchange Board of India

 Handbook of Statistics   Annual, 2004 - current.   232 pp.
No index component info.

Top Retailers | National Retail Federation. US/Global

"STORES Magazine "a ranking of the 100 biggest US players by domestic retail sales."   Annual, 2006 - current.
See also: 250 Top Global Retailers & Hot 100

Saturday, January 05, 2019

Monthly Labor Review BLS. US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

+ Employment - current & projection stats -- and much more
(CPI, spending, etc)

Friday, January 04, 2019

Worker Rights Consortium

(WRC) "An independent labor rights monitoring organization, conducting investigations of working conditions in factories around the globe"   
  Includes links to   "Organizations and Projects Addressing Labor Rights Issues" (Search Factory Database for products made for your college or university.)
Somewhat useful, but details are few.

-eMarketer Trends, Forecasts & Statistics

"2018 will be the first year in eMarketer’s forecast in which the use of desktops/laptops in this context declines." (multiscreen)

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

US Dept. of Labor

It's all here!  New site links to all Dept. Labor pubs.

KOF Economic Forecasts. Switzerland

Private Participation in Infrastructure Database

World Bank. "data on more than 6000 infrastructure projects in 139 low and middle-income countries." (historical & forecast data)

"The database is the leading source of PPI trends in the developing world."

Sunday, December 30, 2018

International Federation of Robotics

News, Case studies. "Free Downloads" under Statistics are tables of contents only.  Trade Assoc.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

The 100 Best Jobs in America Rankings

"U.S. News has analyzed 184 jobs over 14 industries & categories."

Friday, December 28, 2018

Shutdown U.S. Department of Commerce

"Shutdown Due to Lapse of Congressional Appropriations"

Monday, December 24, 2018

The state of fashion 2019 | McKinsey

Global Fashion Index.  "This database of more than 500 companies allows us to analyze and compare the performance of individual companies with their peers, by category, segment, or region."

Saturday, December 22, 2018

A Librarian's Holiday Fantasy

It's that time again!

The Hindu BusinessLine India

Current news.   Hit Companies to see list of all w/ links to financials & news.

Friday, December 21, 2018

International Internship Directory 6th ed.

by GlobalEdge (Michigan State U)

Forbes US 2000

+ Global & State Trade Statistics. 
 by globalEDGE Business Beat

Corporate Reports Baker Library

Harvard B School. Guide to premium databases & paper sources.
Useful for historical reports.  See also the list of Academic libraries & their Corporate Reports holdings.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Top Markets for US Exporters

+Stats & Analysis.  Int'l Trade Administration.

Monday, December 17, 2018

The impact of autonomous trucks in US logistics

"report details the truck industry’s revenue and profit pools until 2030"
36 pp.   McKinsey & Co.