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Economics Websites

See the  Economics Department   homepage for a description of Siena's program.

Metasites (Websites)

Archive for the History of Economic Thought (McMaster University)
Bill Goffe’s Resources for Economics on the Internet
Core Historical Literature of Agriculture
Duke University's Helpful Links 

EDIRC Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World
EHNET – History of Economics
Fred II Database (Federal Reserve Economic Data)
Library of Economics and Liberty
NBER - National Bureau of Economic Research

Quantitative Macroeconomics and Real Business Cycle Home Page
Wizard’s Economics Resource Center
WebEc (will be updated August 2005)


US Economic Information

 2002 Economic Census
American FactFinder
Bureau of Economic Analysis

          BEA Regional Economic Accounts

Bureau of Labor Statistics U.S.Dept. of Labor
Council of Economic Advisors
Datazone from the Economic Policy Institute
Digital Librarian - Government
Economics U$A: 21st Century Edition--from the Education Film Center, includes 28 30-minute programs.
Fed in Print
Fred II Database (Federal Reserve Economic Data)
FEDsys (federal documents from the Government Printing Office) (politics and policy news, state by state)
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Thomas Federal Legislation
U.S. Bureau of the Census


International Information

 Foreign Labor Statistics from US Dept. of Labor
Europa - Gateway to the European Union
Euro Homepage
Center for International Data at UC Davis
Global Financial Data
International Monetary Fund (IMF)

LABORSTA Internet from the International Labour Organization
Open Development--from the World Bank
World Bank
World Factbook


Federal Banking System

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Kansas City
New York

San Francisco

St. Louis

Federal Reserve Board: Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions (by Federal Reserve District)
US Credit Conditions--from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Currency Converters and Calculators

OANDA Current and Historical Exchange Rates (back to 1990)
Universal Currency Converter
Bloomberg's Currency Calculator 
--other calculators available here too
CNN Currencies
The Inflation Calculator
The Salary Calculator
What's a Dollar Worth?
--Historical Tables

Professional Associations and Societies

American Economic Association
Association for Social Economics
Eastern Economic Association
Econometric Society
Western Economic Association

Working Papers

AgEcon Search--Full text copies of scholarly research in agricultural economics
Economics Working Papers Archives  
Finanical Capability Study--from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation
--Search more than 120 archives containing economics working papers.
Institutional Working Papers Sites
NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research)
Rising Burden of Government Debt--from the Brookings Institution; examing government debt across the world from 2007 to 2010.

Think Tanks

Brookings Institute
EDIRC Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World
Siena Research Institute


A list of databases relevant to Economics

Economics Journals

Use when you have a citation and want to know if Siena has the journal.

Print and electronic journals for Economics.

Remember to check CYRIL, the Siena Library catalog, for other resources.