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Conference announcements

Conference Calls at INOMICS

Http://www.inomics.com/cgi/conference?action=default Conference calls listing provided by INOMICS, an internet site for economists

Dr.T’s Econlinks Conferences

Http://invisiblehand.info/index.php?browse=/Science/Social_Sciences/Economics/Conferences/ Conference listing provided by Dr.T’s Econlinks.com

Econometric Conferences

Http://www.feweb.vu.nl/econometriclinks/#conferences Conferences with interest in econometrics, provided by the Econometrics Journal

Economic Conferences and Calls for Papers

Http://www.iue.it/ECO/Conferences/Index.shtml List of conference announcements provided by the European University Institute

Economic Conferences Worldwide

Http://www.conferencealerts.com/econ.htm List of upcoming conferences in economics, business, and related fields

Economics Bulletin

Http://economicsbulletin.vanderbilt.edu/DisplayList.asp?Type=All&Code=4 Conference listing provided by the Economics Bulletin

QM&RBC Calls for Papers, Conferences, and Workshops

Http://dge.repec.org/agenda.html Calls for papers, conferences, and workshops, provided by quantitative macroeconomics and real business cycle home page

RFE Future Conferences

Http://www.aeaweb.org/RFE/conferences.php List of future conferences provided by Resources for Economists on the Internet

Data sources

UK sites

Bank of England http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/statistics/index.htm

HM Treasury http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk/economic_data_and_tools/data_index.cfm

National statistics

Census datahttp://www.statistics.gov.uk/census/GetData/default.asp

Time-series data http://www.statistics.gov.uk/statbase/tsdintro.asp

International sites

AEA Web Links to Data Sourceshttp://rfe.org/showCat.php?cat_id=2

European Central Bankhttp://www.ecb.int/stats/html/index.en.html

European Commissionhttp://ec.europa.eu/economy_finance/indicators_en.htm

Federal Reserve Economic Datahttp://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/

IMF Data and Statistics Websitehttp://www.imf.org/external/data.htm

NBER Data and Data Linkshttp://www.nber.org/cgi-bin/get_bars.pl?bar=data

OECD Statistics Portalhttp://www.oecd.org/topic/0,3373,en_2649_37423_1_1_1_1_37423,00.html

UNCTAD Statistical Databases On-Linehttp://www.unctad.org/Templates/Page.asp?intItemID=1888&lang=1

World Bank Data Websitehttp://econ.worldbank.org

WTO Statistics Databasehttp://stat.wto.org/Home/WSDBHome.aspx?Language=E

Market data

BBC Market Datahttp://newsvote.bbc.co.uk/1/shared/fds/hi/business/market_data/overview/

Energy Information Administrationhttp://www.eia.doe.gov/

HBOS House Prices Databasehttp://www.hbosplc.com/economy/HistoricalDataSpreadsheet.asp

Yahoo Finance (UK)http://uk.finance.yahoo.com/

Yahoo Finance (US)http://finance.yahoo.com/

data availabale to UK HE staff and students

Economic and Social Data Serviceshttp://www.esds.ac.uk/

INTUTE Statistics and Data for Social Scienceshttp://www.intute.ac.uk/socialsciences/statistics/

Employment opportunities

American Agricultural Economics Association (AAEA) Employment Services

Http://www.aaea.org/classifieds/ Job openings list provided by the AAEA

Chronicle of Higher Education: Career Network

Http://chronicle.com/jobs/ Jobs and employment information for administrators and faculty, from the Chronicle of Higher Education


Https://econjobmarket.org/ A central repository for the files of job-market candidates (including papers, reference letters, and other materials) accessed online, provided by a non-profit organization

Economic Research Network (ERN) Placement Forum

Http://www.ssrn.com/update/ern/ernjob/ern_job.html Job openings list provided by the ERN

Financial Economics Network (FEN) Placement Forum

Http://www.ssrn.com/update/fen/fenjob/fen_job.html Job openings list provided by the FEN

Job Market for Economists

Http://www.jobmarketeconomist.com/ Job listing for economists provided by the European Economic Association

Job Openings for Economists (JOE)

Http://www.aeaweb.org/joe/ Job openings list provided by the American Economic Association


Http://www.inomics.com/cgi/job Worldwide job listing provided by INOMICS, an internet site for economists

The QM&RBC Job Market

Http://dge.repec.org/jobs.html Job market links from the quantitative macroeconomics and real business cycle home page

UK Academic Jobs

Http://www.jobs.ac.uk/ List of research and faculty job vacancies in the UK and abroad

UK Job Openings for Economists (UK JOE)

Http://newdomino.lbs.ac.uk/econ.nsf/UKJoe/Home Job openings list provided by the Royal Economic Society

UK Jobs in Economics

Http://www.jobrapido.co.uk/?q=economics%20uk Job opportunities for economists in the UK


Https://www.walras.org/ A free job market resource for PhDs in economics and related fields



Http://online.barrons.com/public/main Barron's is a US financial newspaper and the website provides in-depth economic and financial stories


Http://www.cnbc.com/ The CNBC home page with breaking economic and financial news


Http://www.cnn.com/ The home page of the CNN television news channel carrying the latest news

Investors’ Chronicle

Http://www.investorschronicle.co.uk/ Magazine for UK investors with daily share tips

New York Times

Http://www.nytimes.com/ The home page of the New York Times carrying news from a US perspective and links for US market data

Sky News

Http://news.sky.com/skynews/home The home page of Sky News with links to UK and world news

The Economist

Http://www.economist.com/ A UK weekly newspaper that provides worldwide coverage of economics and politics

The Financial Times

Http://www.ft.com/home/uk The Financial Times is a UK daily newspaper that focuses on economic and financial news

The Times

Http://www.thetimes.co.uk The Times newspaper is a respected UK daily newspaper

Wall Street Journal

Http://online.wsj.com/public/us The Wall Street Journal provides US financial news and access to extensive market data

Washington Post

Http://www.washingtonpost.com/ The Washington Post is a source of US and world news

From A Dictionary of Economics in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Economics.

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