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Economics - key resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationMobile appBusiness Source Complete (EBSCOhost)
Provides indexing and abstracts for scholarly business journals. Coverage includes full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.
Further informationMobile appEconlit (EBSCOhost)
This electronic database from the American Economic Association is a reliable source for economic research. The database contains citations and abstracts for journal articles, books, collective volume articles, dissertations, working papers and full-text book reviews.
Further informationEconomist: Historical Archive 1843-2011 (Gale Cengage)
A complete searchable copy of every issue of the Economist from 1843 to 2011. The Economist delivers reports of international political, business, scientific, technological and cultural developments, with dispatches from all over the world. The archive includes full-colour images, multiple search indexes, exportable financial tables, a gallery of front covers, supplements, special reports and surveys.
Further informationMobile appEmerald
The Library subscribes to Emerald Management Extra (EMX) - a collection of peer-reviewed management journals. Emerald backfiles includes access to the full digitized archive of Emerald journal titles in business, management, library and information services, materials sciences and engineering.
Further informationFactiva
A global business information and research tool that aggregates content from a wide range of resources such as newspapers, journals, magazines and newswires. Content is generally full-text although coverage is sometimes selective.
Public accessIMF eLibrary Data
A portal for statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. Includes access to International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payment Statistics, Government Finance Statistics, and Direction of Trade Statistics.
Further informationNZX Company Research
A knowledge base for research on equity and debt securities. As well as covering current NZ-domiciled companies the service also contains historical information on all NZ companies that have delisted since 2005 (and some back further), and the major ASX corporations included in the NZX 50 Index.
Further informationOECD Main Economic Indicators
Presents comparative statistics that provide an overview of recent international economic developments through the presentation of a wide range of short-term economic indicators for the OECD member countries and selected non-member countries.
Public accessMobile appSocial Science Research Network (SSRN)
A collaborative database of specialised research networks in each of the social sciences. SSRN includes an Abstract Database containing scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection containing full-text documents.
Public accessWorld Development Indicators (WDI)
The primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognised international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

 

Economics - additional resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationABI/INFORM Collection (ProQuest)
A comprehensive business database covering economic conditions, corporate strategies, management theory, management techniques, business trends, competitive landscape and product information, accounting and finance. Includes all content found in ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Archive.
Further informationABI/INFORM Dateline (ProQuest)
A database that specialises in American regional business publications with news and analysis of local companies and markets. Users can research employment opportunities, compile data on benefits and compensation, learn about corporate strategies, and examine a wide array of business topics from local and regional perspectives.
Further informationABI/INFORM Global (ProQuest)
A comprehensive business databases offering the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. Users can find out about business conditions, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory, corporate strategy and tactics, and competitive landscape.
Further informationABI/INFORM Trade & Industry (ProQuest)
A database that provides information about companies, products, and executives as well as in-depth news and analysis of industry trends and developments. Users can study and compare specific industries such as food and drink, pharmacy, telecommunications, computing, transportation, construction, and petrochemicals.
Further informationAccounting, Tax & Banking Collection (ProQuest)
This database contains publications for information about the financial services industry, including accounting, tax, banking, and industry trends.
Further informationMobile appAnnual Reviews & Annual Reviews Backfile
Provides searchable abstracts and full-text access to analytic reviews (back to volume 1) in disciplines within the biomedical, life, physical, and social sciences.
Further informationAsian & European Business Collection (ProQuest)
This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines. Find information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions and practices throughout these regions.
Further informationMobile appAustralia/New Zealand Reference Centre (EBSCOhost)
This database provides a full-text collection of leading regional and international periodicals, reference books, and biographies as well as an image collection of photos, maps, and flags.
Further informationMobile appBusiness and Economics (Alexander Street)
A collection of videos focusing on the study, analysis, and application of commerce in all of its dimensions. Included are case studies, documentaries, interviews, biographies, lectures, and instructional videos.
Further informationBusiness Economics & Theory Collection (Gale Cengage)
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics and related fields. The database has an emphasis on titles indexed in the American Economic Association's EconLit bibliography.
Further informationBusiness Market Research Collection (ProQuest)
This database contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research from three sources, including Hoover's Company Profiles, OxResearch from Oxford Analystica, and Snapshots.
Further informationCRSP US Stock Database (Centre for Research in Security Prices) [via CRSPSift]
Access via CRSPSift interface. Contains stock history back to 1925 with daily and monthly data on all listed NYSE, AMEX, NYSE Amex US, NASDAQ, and NYSE ARCA common stocks along with basic market indices. Contact the Department of Accountancy & Finance, School of Business for access information.
Further informationCRSP/Compustat Merged Database (CCM) [via CRSPSift]
Provides concurrent database access to CRSP's stock data and Compustat's fundamental data for active and inactive companies. Contact the Department of Accountancy & Finance, School of Business for access information.
Further informationMobile appCurrent Contents Connect (Web of Science)
A multidisciplinary, current awareness database that provides access to complete tables of contents, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts from the most recently published issues of leading scholarly journals, as well as from relevant, evaluated websites.
Further informationElgarOnline (Edward Elgar Publishing)
Books, research handbooks, encyclopaedias and reference works for Law, Business, Economics, and Social and Political Science.
Further informationEmerald Business, Management and Economics eBook Series Collection
A growing collection of volumes with subject coverage that includes: Accounting, Finance and Economics; Business, Management and Strategy; Healthcare Management; HR, Learning and Organisation Studies; Library and Information Management; Public Policy and Environmental Management; and, Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Further informationEnergy News
New Zealand's online news and information service for the energy sector including a comprehensive industry participant and energy asset database.
Further informationEnvironmental Studies in Video (Alexander Street)
Trial access until 31/07/2014. Environmental Studies in Video will contain 500 hours of film covering all realms of environmental studies, particularly ethics, policy, economics, law, sociology, planning, and environmental science. The collection addresses specific topics including alternative energy, pollution control, eco-design, sustainability, farming and agriculture, the food industry, LEED certification, waste issues, and climate change.
Further informationEuropa World [Far East and Australasia Regional Survey]
An online reference work covering political and economic information for countries and territories. The Library's subscription provides access to the Far East and Australasia Regional Survey.
Public accessMobile appGreenFILE (EBSCOhost)
A database covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
Further informationInformit Business Collection
Provides access to full content from a range of journals, monographs and reference materials published by Australasian academic and professional associations, interest groups and research centres. Covers all broad business fields, including: accounting, career development, commercial law, commodities, corporate governance, e-business, economics, employment, human resources, labour, management, marketing, occupational health, taxation, and unions.
Further informationInternational Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) (ProQuest)
An online resource for social science and interdisciplinary research with a focus on anthropology, economics, politics and sociology. This database includes bibliographic references to journal articles, books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951.
Further informationMobile appJSTOR
Provides full-text access to back issues (delay in coverage generally 3-5 years) of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics and other fields of the humanities, social sciences, and life sciences. The Library's access includes all Arts & Sciences Collections, the Life Sciences Collection, Business IV, and the Ireland Collection.
Further informationMobile appNBR (National Business Review) Online
A New Zealand business and financial daily news service providing news, comment and analysis.
Further informationOECD Health Statistics
Offers a comprehensive source of comparable statistics on health and health care systems in OECD economies.
Further informationOECD iLibrary
The online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.
Public accessOpenCorporates: the Open Database of the Corporate World
An open database of worldwide company data. OpenCorporates aims to make information about companies and the corporate world accessible for individuals, community groups, journalists and other companies.
Further informationOxford Handbooks Online
The Oxford Handbooks series brings together leading scholars to write articles that survey the current state of scholarship in their field. The collection contains the following subject areas: Archaeology, Business & Management, Classical Studies, Criminology, Economics & Finance, History, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology and Religion.
Further informationOxford Scholarship Online
Cross-searchable library containing full-text books in the areas of Classical Studies, Economics and Finance, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, and Sociology.
Further informationPeriodicals Archive Online Foundation Collection (ProQuest)
A full-text archive of 215 periodicals in the humanities and social sciences. Coverage is from the first issue to the end of 2000, or final issue (whichever is first).
Further informationProQuest Central
A leading electronic database providing indexing/abstracting and full-text access to scholarly and general interest publications. It combines information from a number of online databases with subjects covering: business, law, education, computing, science, technology, engineering, arts, medicine, and religion.
Further informationProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I
A collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, from 1743 to the present day. Where available, the database includes a 24-page preview. Dissertations published since July 1980 include a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts.
Further informationMobile appRegional Business News (EBSCOhost)
Provides full-text coverage for regional business publications covering metropolitan and rural areas within the United States and Canada.
Further informationResearch Library (ProQuest)
A multidisciplinary database designed to cover the top 150 core academic subject reference areas. The database includes thousands of full-text titles, with a diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and general interest magazines.
Further informationMobile appSpringerLink
Full-text, peer reviewed journals, books, and reference works. Subjects include: architecture, design, behavioral science, biomedical and life sciences, business, economics, chemistry, materials science, computer science, earth and environmental science, humanities, social sciences, law, mathematics, statistics, medicine, physics, and, professional and applied computing.
Further informationMobile appTaylor & Francis Online
A collection of full text journals in humanities, social sciences, science and technology from Taylor & Francis, Routledge and Psychology Press, including access to back issues from 1997 where available.
Public accessTe Puna
A web-based search service giving access to the bibliographic details of what is held in New Zealand and international libraries.
Further informationWiley Online Library
A collection of full-text scientific, technical, medical, social science and business journals published by Wiley.