United States

Bureau of Economic Analysis - Provides interactive economic data in the following areas: National, Industry, International, Regional; includes full-text of the Survey of Current Business; provided by the Bureau.
Bureau of Labor Statistics - The principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics; provided by the Bureau.
Conference Board - Non-profit, fact-finding institution that conducts research and publishes studies on business economics and management experience; provided by the Board.
EconData.Net - Links to state and sub-state socioeconomic data sources arranged by subject and provider; provided by EconData.Net. - Economic time series data useful for economic forecasting; provided by
Economic Indicators - Monthly federal economic indicators from 1998 to the present; provided by the U.S. Government Printing Office.
Economic Policy Institute - Non-profit, non-partisan think tank focused on the economic condition of low- and middle-income Americans; provided by the Institute.
Economic Statistics Briefing Room - Current federal economic indicators, including Employment, Income, International, Money, Output, Prices, Production, Transportation; provided by the White House.
FRASER - Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research; current and historical statistics; provided by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
National Bureau of Economic Research - America's "leading nonprofit economic research organization"; provided by the Bureau.
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) - Official industry classification system used by U.S. statistical agencies; provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
U.S. Economy at a Glance - Current data on employment, price indexes, and productivity; includes national, regional, state, and metro data; provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Exploring Qualitative Methods (46 min.)
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Introduction to Designing Experiments (23 min.)
Organizing Quantitative Data (37 min.)

See also

General Economics - Includes links and information by topic, news, an economics glossary, and introductory articles; provided by
Archive for the History of Economic Thought - Excerpts from representative texts of the major thinkers and schools of thought in economics; provided by McMaster University.
RFE: Resources for Economists on the Internet - Topical directory that includes categories: Data, Dictionaries, Forecasting, Organizations, Internet Guides; provided by The American Economic Association.
WebEc: WWW Resources in Economics - Topical directory that includes categories: Methodology and History, Economics Data, International Economics; Agriculture; provided by Lauri Saarinen, University of Helsinki.


California Financial and Economic Data - Includes Latest Economic Data, Economic Indicators, Statistical Abstract, County Profiles; provided by the California Dept. of Finance.
Long-Term Socio-Economic Forecasts by County - Biennial forecasts for all counties in California; provided by the California Dept. of Transportation.
Public Policy Institute of California - "Dedicated to improving public policy in California through independent, objective, nonpartisan research"; provided by the Institute.


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