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Public Policy

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

Canadian and International Statistics and Data

  • Statistics Canada
  • Major U.S. Government Statistical Publications (Vanderbilt University)
    Guide to significant surveys and statistical publications published by various federal agencies and departments of the United Sates government.
  • International Historical Statistics (Palgrave Macmillan)
    Provides access to statistics covering a wide range of socio-economic topics. It is a collection of data sets taken from hundreds of disparate primary sources, including both official national and international abstracts – back to 1750. The new online edition provides updated statistics to 2010.
  • Global Terrorism Database  An open-source database including information on terrorist event around the world from 1970 to 2017.

Election Surveys

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