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Economic Papers and Journals

Econlit  /  Web of Science (SSCI) / Google_Scholar

Ingenta  /  JSTOR  /  Scirus  / AgEcon Search

ScienceDirect  / Elsevier

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Research Papers in Economics (IDEAS)

Resources for Economists (RFE)

Search_BibEc_Working Papers Series

Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

EconPapers / IDEAS / UD Econ databases


 International Economic Development

Africa Hunger & Poverty  /  Bread for the World

CGIAR Network  /  Development Gateway

Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) / FoodAid.org

Institute for Development Studies, Sussex

International Directory of African Studies Scholars

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Third World Network (TWN)

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

USAID / Africa Section

World Bank  /  World Bank's poverty data and issues

World Food Programme (WFP)

World Institute for Dev Economics Research (WIDER)


Econometric Resources


CNET.com  /  ZDNET / PCWorld


Data Sources

Exchange Rate - Conversions

Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)

Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR)

Center for International Development (Harvard U)

Commodity Trade Data - US bilateral Trade

Earth TRENDS /  EconoMagic - Time series macro data

Econ Research Service (ERS) / FATUS - Trade data

Economic Report of the President - Macro data

FRED Database - Macro data

National Statistical Agencies - Info for most nations

Penn World Tables 6.1 /  POLITY Data Archive

Regional Economic Data  / Statistical Resources - Ag

The Dismal Scientist - Major economic indicators



Economics Professional Resources

AmberWaves - ERS Ag. Trade Periodical

Ag_Economics Depts in U.S

Economics Departments with PhD Programs

Econ Text Publishers

CIA World FactBook / Conversations With Economists

Job Openings for Economists (JOE)

National Science Foundation (NSF)  - Economics

RefDesk - Search engines, Dictionary, Thesaurus, etc

Winners of Nobel Prize in Economics


International Trade Resources

Economic Growth Resources

Empirical Investigations in International Trade

Institute for International Economics

International Trade Administration

Intl Institute of Economic  Studies - Stochholm U

Groningen Growth and Development Center

Mid-West International Economics Group

WTO | Economic research and analysis

US International Trade Commission (USITC)

US Trade Representative (USTR)


 Economics and Development Associations

African Economic Research Consortium (AERC)

American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA)

American Economics Association (AEA)

Association of Christian Economists (ACE)

International Agr Trade Research Consortium (IATRC)

International Association of Agr Economists (IAAE)

International Economics and Finance Society (IFES)

NE Ag & Resource  Econ Assoc (NAREA)

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Consultative Group on Intl Agr Research (CGIAR)

Western Economic Association International (WEAI)


Teaching Resources

Economics 100

Encyclopedia Britannica - Britannica online

FED Reserve District Banks

Financial MarketWatch

How Stuff Works - Technical explanations

Information Please - Data on a  range of topics

Library of Congress -US national library

Microeconomics -- Micro text by David Friedman

New Institutional Economics - Applications of Econ

Ready Reference Collection - Internet Public Library

States of the US US Departments & Agencies