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Factiva Factiva can be used to find the full text of articles from thousands of publications, and also for company research.  Full textaccess to 8,000 publications, including U.S. and international newspapers, business magazines, academic and trade journals, newswires and TV and radio transcripts is available.  Over 20,000 company reports include basic profiles, financial statements, history, news, and competitors. 
Business Source Complete Business Source Complete offers indexing and abstracts for the 350 most important scholarly journals back to 1965 or the first published issue. The database includes searchable cited references for 1,205 journals. Business Source Complete contains full-text for 7,418 periodicals and other sources, including: Peer-Reviewed Journals, Trade Journals & General Business Magazines, Monographs, Country Economic Reports, Industry Reports & Yearbooks, Market Research Reports. Coverage: varies
Regional Business News Regional Business News is a supplemental database for customers of Business Source Complete. With daily updates, Regional Business News provides comprehensive full-text for regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). Regional Business News has full text for more than 50 sources. Coverage: varies
Key Business Ratios via D&B Key Business Ratios Online provides 14 key business ratios, covering all critical areas of business performance, for many industry groupings. Ratios are arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Codes - a four-digit number that classifies business establishments by defining the industries in which they do business. These codes make it easy to compare a business' operating results with those of specific competitors or the industry as a whole. Ratios are available for the most current 3 fiscal years.
Statista Statista provides statistical data from thousands of institutions and sources. It contains data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government agencies.  Additionally, Statista includes 60 industry reports presenting not only numerical data on areas such as trends in turnover or revenue, but also on identified strengths and weaknesses. Statista’s industry reports are updated annually.
Academic via LexisNexis Provides full-text access to over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, including hundreds of U.S. and foreign newspapers, legal and business publications, wire services, broadcast media transcripts, and trade/news magazines.
Mergent Online Full-text US/International company data & annual reports; PDF image formats
EconLit Scholarly articles from international economic journals, plus working papers, proceedings, book reviews, dissertations, most with abstracts;1969-present

Economist Intelligence Unit

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Full-text timely analysis and forecasts of the political, economic, social, and business environments; Country reports are archived online from 1996-present
EDGAR (SEC) Full-text electronic filings (such as form 10-K) submitted by U.S. public corporations to the Securities and Exchange Commission from January 1994 to the present, posted 24 hours after the date of filing. Some foreign company documents are included. [more info]
Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research Best papers from the annual Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference. Entrepreneurship including venture capital, women's entrepreneurship, entrepreneurial cognition, family enterprise, and many others topics are covered.
Global Financial Data A collection of financial and economic data provided in ASCII or Excel format. Data includes: long-term historical indices on stock markets; Total Return data on stocks, bonds, and bills; interest rates; exchange rates; inflation rates; bond indices; commodity indices and prices; consumer price indices; gross domestic product; individual stocks; sector indices; treasury bill yields; wholesale price indices; and unemployment rates covering over 200 countries.
Hoover's Online Specific features:
Companies & Industries, Money, IPO Central, Career Development, News Center, Archived News, Business Travel, Purchasing Center
NBER Working Papers Online via National Bureau of Economic Research
ReferenceUSA Directory of over 10,500,000 U.S. companies. Search by company name, geographic area, business type, SIC code or in combination.  Entries contain addresses, phone numbers, and annual sales.
Standard and Poor's
Industry Surveys
Full-text analysis of 52 major U.S. industries, including forecasts, statistics, recent developments [more info]
SourceOECD Comprises three sections: Studies (books and reports) by Theme, Periodicals, and Statistics.
Thomas register of American manufacturers and Thomas register catalog file Comprehensive resource for industrial information, products, services, CAD drawings, and more.  Includes entries on over 650,000 manufacturers in the U.S. and Canada. Searchable by product type, state, company, brand, or browsed by category. Includes the Thomas Global Register, which can be used to search for product information from over 700,000 suppliers in 28 countries.
Wall Street Journal (current) via ProQuest Full-text index to articles published in the Wall Street Journal;
Coverage: 1986 - current
Wall Street Journal (historical) via ProQuest Full-text index to articles published in the Wall Street Journal;
Coverage: 1889-1985
WDI : World Development Indicators Data for more than 600 development and economic indicators, with time series for 208 countries from 1960 to present, where data are available.
 WRDS: Wharton Research Data Services For access information or to set up an account, see WRDS Access Notes.

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