For data, consider these sources.
BEA - economic data from the
of Economic Analaysis
BLS - there are a lot of
and microeconomic data, focusing on labor.
BLS International has
lot of links to data from other countries
Federal Reserve -
Bull and Bear
- government deficit information
Debt Clock -
Transparency.org - report
Heritage Foundation -
gives statistics about economic, business, and political freedom for
HDR Reports Human
Development Index and reports
NBER - Macro, industry,
patent, hospital and demographic data (US).
World Bank - Data from all
over the world on education, economic policy, health, etc.
Historical Financial Statistics, aiming to date back to 1492. Lots
unique data sets.
G-Econ - Geographically based
(longitude and latitude) economic data and incudes data from all
IRS - for tax information, forms
IMA - for managerial accounting
SEC - Securities and Exchange
Commission - financial statement filings
Benchmarking - for
Websites for economics are below.
AEA - American
an economics blog with Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarrok
The Conscience of a
- Paul Kruman's economics blog, often about trade and
entertaining economics blog by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J.
Grasping Reality with Both
Hands - Brad DeLong's blog, usually about macroeconomics.
EconLog - an economics
maintained by Bryan Caplan, David Henderson, and Garett Jones.
View - Mark Thoma's economics blog, usually about
Overcoming Bias - Robin
Hanson's blog, usually about how our brains fool us.
EconTalk - Interviews with
economists (usually) about a wide range of topics. Includes several
William Spaniel teaches game theory from the ground up in a YouTube
Library of Economics and Liberty
- An extensive online library of economic concepts.
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