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Economics: Print Resources

Selected Print Resources

 

The Europa world year book.

Social, political and economic information for over 250 countries and territories and over 1650 international organizations.  Individual country surveys cover such topics as recent history, government, defense, economy, education, area & population, health & welfare, agriculture, finance, transportation, industry, natural resources, trade, and communications.

 

Location: The most recent volumes are in the Lewis Reference Section. Earlier volumes are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number:  JN 1 .E85

Lewis Library has:  30th ed. (1989)-44th ed. (2003)

NOTE: An earlier title Europa year book 1962,1965,1967-1987, is available in the Lewis Library Main stacks under the same call number.

 

Global development finance.

Volume 1 of this World Bank resource presents analysis and summary tables. 

Volume 2 presents country tables with statistical data (such as debt) for countries, regions, and income groups. 

 

Location:  Request at the Lewis Circulation/Reserve Desk

Call number: HJ 8899 .W672

Lewis Library has:  1997-2007

NOTE: An earlier title, World Debt Tables, is available at the Lewis Circulation/Reserve desk under the same call number (as early as 1986). To ensure equitable access to this high-demand title, the most recent copies must be requested at the Lewis Library Circulation/Reserve desk.

 

Government finance statistics yearbook

Statistical information on government financial operations (i.e., budget & tax revenue) for 130 IMF member countries.

 

Location:  The most recent volume is in the Lewis Reference Section. Earlier volumes are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number:  HJ 101 .G68

Lewis Library has: 1979, 1983-1984, 1987-1998, 2000-2001, 2003-2007

 

International financial statistics yearbook.

This International Monetary Fund publication provides, when available, 30 years of “statistics on all aspects of  international and domestic finance.”  Categories include exchange rates, fund position, international liquidity, monetary authorities, banking, money, interest rates, prices, production, labor, international transactions, government finance, national accounts, and population.

 

Location:  Lewis Reference Section

Call number:  HG 61 .I57

Lewis Library has: 1980-1997, 1999-2003, 2006-2007

Request the 2 most recent editions at the Lewis Circulation/Reserve Desk

 

International marketing data and statistics.

“International Marketing Data and Statistics brings together business and marketing statistical data spanning 24 years from 161 non-European countries around the globe, including the USA, Asia-Pacific and Latin America.”

 

Location: The most recent volume is in the Lewis Reference Section. Earlier volumes are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number:  HA 42 .I56

Lewis Library has:  1977/1978, 1992, 1996-2008

 

International yearbook of industrial statistics.

This resource provides “world-wide statistics on current performance and trends in the manufacturing sector.”

 

Location: The most recent volumes are in the Lewis Reference Section. Earlier volumes are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number:  HC 10 .I68

Lewis Library has:  1995-2007

 

The Statesman's year-book.

This is an excellent one-volume political and economic guide to international organizations and countries of the world.  Provides information on key historical events, territory, population, social statistics, defense, government, climate, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, trade, communications, industry, and infrastructure.

 

Location:  The most recent volume is in Lewis Ready Reference.  Earlier volumes (back to 1955) are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number:  JA 51 .S7

 

World development indicators.

The World Bank produces this “annual compilation of data about development.” The most recent edition includes approximately “800 indicators in 87 tables, organized in six sections: World View, People, Environment, Economy, States and Markets, and Global Links.”

 

Location: The most recent volume is in Lewis Ready Reference.  Earlier volumes are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number: HC 59.15 .W656

Lewis Library has: 1997-2007

 NOTE: This publication absorbed an earlier title, Social indicators of development HA 155 .S63, Lewis Main Stacks, 1993-1994, 1996

 

World development report.

This World Bank publication provides a smaller, but easy to use selection of World Development Indicators.  Each year’s report analyzes a different development topic.

 

Location: The most recent volume (2008) is in the Lewis Ready Reference Section. Earlier volumes (back to 1979) are in the Lewis Main Stacks.

Call number:  HC 59.7 .W659

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