Business & Economics Resources

 

Accounting (from BUBL)

A British site with links to sites dedicated to accounting and related fields.

 

@Brint

Business, technology and knowledge management links.

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics

U.S. economic statistical information.

 

Business Research Guide

Rutgers University Library selections.

 

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP)

Need to know the impact of the recession on states? The lesson learned from deficit reductions? Since 1981 the Center has conducted research and provided analysis for state and federal fiscal policy and public programs. The reports, which are online beginning with the 1996 publications, cover public policy regarding fiscal issues, poverty, health, housing, social security, taxation, and welfare reform.

 

CollegeGrad.com

CollegeGrad.com is "the #1 Internet job search service for college students and recent grads." This website not only provides job listings for college students seeking employment but also information on various careers as well as on potential employers.

 

Economic Indicators

Frequently updated information from the U.S. Census Bureau. Maintains information on current indicators as well historic time series.

 

Economic News Releases

Updates from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Primary source for federal economic information. Includes information on employment, earnings data, and price indexes.

 

Economics (from BUBL)

A British site with links to sites related to both theoretical and practical economics.

 

Fortune 500

Find information on all of the U.S. Fortune 500 companies: revenue, assets, profit data, etc. Also provides information on best employers, top-paying companies, firms iwth women CEOs and more

 

FT.com: Financial Times

Features a wealth of business news and information from around the globe. Some articles require paid subscription.

 

Hoovers Online

Fee based but with much free information: Income statement, balance sheet, top competitors, quotes, charts estimates, and company news.

 

Journal of Accountancy Online

The Journal of Accountancy is a monthly publication of the AICPA that focuses on the latest news and developments related to the field of accounting. The JofA is written for CPAs and other accounting professionals.

 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

From the Bureau of Labor Statistics: The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. The Handbook is revised every two years.

 

Patent Information

Patent-specific information from the United States Patent and Trademark Office

 

Reality Check

Provided by Texas Workforce Solutions, the Reality Check site allows students to calculate how much money they will need to pay for their needs as well as which career choice will allow them to meet those needs.

 

Texas Business

Information related to business in Texas provided by the Texas State Library.

 

Texas State Securities Board Investor Education Program

Provides a variety of investor education resources for teachers, students, military personnel, and families.

 

Trademark Information

Trademark-specific information from the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

 

United States Trade Statistics

From the United States International Trade Commission. The USITC Interactive Tariff and Trade DataWeb provides international trade statistics and U.S. tariff data to the public full-time and free of charge.