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A guide to major reference works, scholarly article databases and data sources in Economics.

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Welcome and Bienvenue to the Economics Research Guide:

  • this guide is for researchers, scholars and students interested in Economics
  • this guide groups electronic and physical resources relative to research in Economics​

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Use the navigation menu on your left to navigate the contents of this subject guide. 

This guide contains the following contents:

  1. Resources on Background Information such as specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries and handbooks in Economics. 
  2. Specialized databases that help find articles and working papers in Economics. 
  3. Resources on statistics, data, country reports, provincial reports and city reports. 
  4. Resources on exploring the library's book and ebook collections
  5. Databases on discovering the newspapers and magazines in Economics to which the library subscribes
  6. Guides created for particular courses and course assignments
  7. Tips and tricks on identifying fake and real news sources.

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