Databases: Business: Economics
Industry financial analysis and market trends for thousands of lines of business in national and local markets.
Business Source Complete
Coverage: 1886 - present Bibliographic and full text content from scholarly business journals and other sources including peer-reviewed business publications. Indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886.
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Search and select journals most likely to publish your manuscript. Covers business, computer science, education, health administration, nursing, psychology and psychiatry. Includes submission guidelines, circulation, contacts, and acceptance rates.
Conference Board Research Online Collection
The Conference Board's research online collection
Dissertations and Theses Full Text (ProQuest)
Coverage: 1637 - present Full text for most dissertations from 1997 to the present. Includes full text for some earlier dissertations, along with over 2.4 million dissertations and theses citations from around the world.
Coverage: 1969 - present The American Economics Association's bibliography of economic literature. Coverage includes journals, books, and dissertations.
Economia y Negocios
Coverage: Early 1980s - present Keywords supplied in Spanish and English. More than 73,000 records provide coverage for more than 320 Spanish and Portuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States and elsewhere.
Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences
Full text reference guide for those working in quality control, economics, probability and statistics as well as for those applying statistical methods in any discipline. Updated annually, with revisions and new articles added quarterly.
GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)
Coverage: 1990s - present Covers emerging green technologies, the environment, sustainability, energy systems, agriculture, climate change, population, and more.
Comprehensive company, industry, and market intelligence. In-depth coverage of the world's top businesses. Includes product/brand name listings, subsidiaries, financial data, key people, and more.
Reports for all 723 U.S. industries categorized by NAICS. Includes market size, competitors, forecasting, business valuations, benchmarking. Includes business environment and global industry reports.
Coverage: 1982 - present Covers the diverse political, economic, social, and cultural literature of the left. Also covers some historically significant early left publications.
Provides dynamic screening, comparison, and analysis of a company and its sector, customers, suppliers, and products. Underlying classification system maps relationships among companies.
Full-text market research reports covering US and global consumer markets. Reports analyze market share, segmentation, and trends. Upon first login register with your VCU email address.
Mintel Global Market Navigator
Market size, market share, and forecast data for thousands of consumer goods categories worldwide.
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Analysis on stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds. Includes market information and a tool to create investment portfolios.
New York Times
Coverage: 1851 - 2006 More than a newspaper for an American city, the New York Times is an international record of national and world news, as well as personal stories of how events affect individuals.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Coverage: 1980 - present Full text access to differing points of view on current social issues. Includes essays, overviews, primary source documents, biographies, articles, tables, charts, graphs, podcasts, and images.
Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database)
Coverage: 1977 - present International marketing data and research. Provides statistics and analysis across industries, countries, and consumers. Includes over 18,000 full market reports.
Coverage: 1980 - present Allows users to create thematic maps and reports using extensive demographic, business, and marketing data.
Demographic and economic statistical data for each county in the United States. Files include data published for 1997 population estimates and over 500 items from the 1980 & 1990 Census of Population and Housing, and economic censuses to 1977.
USA Trade Online
Coverage: 1992 - present Trade data from the US Department of Commerce, including detailed import and export data by port for 18,000 commodities worldwide.
World Bank Data Catalog
Lists World Bank data sources. Includes databases, pre-formatted tables and reports. Users may select countries, indicators, and years to search. Results may be exported in a variety of formats.
WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)
WRDS is a data management service which enables users to access databases to which VCU subscribes (Compustat). Access limited within the libraries to VCU students, faculty, and staff.