Skip to Main Content

Gould Library staff continue our commitment to support the teaching and research needs of the Carleton community. Information on remote access to library resources and services will be updated regularly on the Remote Resources and Guidance for Library Users page and this FAQ. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need additional assistance.

Economics

Resources, tips, tools and data sources for economics research at Carleton

Portals and Think Tanks

RFE - Resources for Economists on the Internet
A great, comprehensive place to begin; includes links to data sets.

WebEc: Resources for Economists on the Internet
One of the basic sites for economists with annotated and evaluated lists of web sites.

Think Tanks
Many research organizations publish their reports on their web sites. The publications of some think tanks are frequently cited in the scholarly literature (hint: using the citation index to see how frequently a think tank is cited is a good way to gauge whether you should use its reports or not). The link above leads to a list of directories of think tanks.