Known by other scientists as the "Dismal Science," this field makes a serious effort to study and describe: The production, distribution, exchange, and consumption of wealth and the various related issues (problems) of labor, finance, taxation, currencies, the political arena as it relates to the above areas of goods and services. Although interest in economic theories dates to the origins of commerce itself, economics as a modern study independent of moral or political philosophy is attributed to the Scottish writer Adam Smith (1723-1790). The ideas put forth in his seminal work, Wealth of Nations, form the basis of "classical" economic theory and free-market capitalism. Economics Social Sciences Science.
Economics is a social science concerned with the factors that determine the production, distribution, and consumption of goods and services. (wikipedia)
- Economics A social science concerned with the factors that determine the production, distribution, and...
- Economics (textbook) An introductory textbook by American economists Paul Samuelson and William Nordhaus.
- Economics (Aristotle) A work ascribed to Aristotle.
- A IDEAS www
A central index of economics working papers. IDEAS.
- Research The Value of a Statistical Life www
Research at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University on "Value of a Statistical Life" methodology and policy issues. The Value of a Statistical Life.
- Online CyberEconomics www
Online tutorials covering both microeconomics and macroeconomics. CyberEconomics.
- Article Technology Review - The Economics of Brains www
Article discusses neuroeconomics: brain research informing economics. Technology Review - The Economics of Brains.
- IFC The International Finance Corporation www
IFC is a member of the World Bank Group. International Finance Corporation. It finances and provides advice for private sector ventures and projects in developing countries in partnership with private investors and, through its advisory work, helps governments create conditions that stimulate the flow of both domestic and foreign private savings and investment. The International Finance Corporation.
- The MIGA www
The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) is a member of the World Bank Group. MIGA. Its purpose is to facilitate the flow of foreign direct investment to its developing member countries through the provision of investment guarantees against political risks. MIGA.
- Provides Library of Economics and Liberty www
Provides concise encyclopedia, Economics and Liberty, classic texts, articles, and data links by topic. Library of Economics and Liberty.
- Listing Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World (EDIRC) www
Listing maintained by Christian Zimmermann of the University of Connecticut Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World (EDIRC).
- A Best Cities www
A research project which aims to create a central database of all accessible statistics in Europe on the sub-city, Cities, city, sub-regional, regional and national levels, in order to facilitate cross-border comparisons of quality of life aspects between the different EU nations. Best Cities.
- Leading Moody's: Economy.com www
Leading independent provider of economic analysis, Economy.com, data, forecasting and credit risk services. Research, data and analysis can be purchased directly through the online Research Store. Moody's: Economy.com.
- Economic Econoday www
Economic calendar covering events such as US Treasury announcements, Econoday, economic indicators and international banking holidays Econoday.
- Provides Links to News Articles www
Provides a listing of articles from the popular press with questions relevant to the study of introductory economics and listing of relevant themes from popular textbooks. Links to News Articles.
- Journal JEL Classifications www
Journal of Economic Literature Classification System. JEL Classifications.
- Economics ArgMax www
Economics news, ArgMax, economists' web sites, data and link collection. ArgMax.
- Provides Dismal Scientist, The - Economy.com www
Provides economic analysis, Scientist, The - Economy.com, financial outlook, and global data. Dismal Scientist, The - Economy.com.
- An Open Economics www
An Open Knowledge Foundation project providing open content, Economics, data and code related to economics. Open Economics.
- Information AEAweb www
Information for economists provided by the American Economic Association. AEAweb. Includes electronic editions of the American Economic Review, the Journal of Economic Literature and the Journal of Economic Perspectives as well as the internet guide Resources for Economists on the Internet (RFE). AEAweb.
- A Council of Economic Advisers www
A three member council that analyzes and interprets economic developments and advises the President of the United States on national economic policy. Economic Advisers. Publishes Economic Report of the President, Monthly Economic Indicators and other analysis and data. Council of Economic Advisers.
- Extensive Resources for Economists on the Internet (RFE) www
Extensive guide of economics-related information on the web. for Economists on the Internet (RFE). Sponsored by the American Economics Association and edited by Bill Goffe. Resources for Economists on the Internet (RFE).
- Jokes JokEc: Economist Jokes www
Jokes about economists and economics. JokEc: Economist Jokes.
- Provides Economics in the news www
Provides links to hundreds of articles appearing in the popular press and relating economics to everyday life. Economics in the news.
- Offers Economics at About.com www
Offers feature articles, About.com, links, and glossary. Economics at About.com.
- Published Job Openings for Economists (JOE) www
Published every month except January and July. Openings for Economists (JOE). The online version is generally available on the 5th of the month. Provided by the American Economic Association. Listings are alphabetical and by institution that is offering the position(s). Job Openings for Economists (JOE).
- WWW WebEc www
WWW resources in economics listed as part of the WWW Virtual Library. WebEc.
- An McMaster University Archive for the History of Economic Thought www
An attempt to collect in one place a large number of significant texts in the history of economic thought. University Archive for the History of Economic Thought. Listed by author. McMaster University Archive for the History of Economic Thought.
- Explains Medium Term Outlook for Dairying in the Developing Countries www
Explains the impact of the change in feed support policies in more developed countries have had on developing countries' level of dairy production. Term Outlook for Dairying in the Developing Countries. Includes chart that compares the two "worlds" into total output, per capita supplies and net import quantities. Medium Term Outlook for Dairying in the Developing Countries.
- A Regoverning Markets www
A research project that is conducted to discover the impact of the growing numbers of national and multinational food processing and retail outlets as it affects small farms in developing countries. Markets. Areas of study include East Africa, Southern Africa, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, China, and Southeast Asia. Page includes list of objectives and conference schedule. Regoverning Markets.
- Held Conference on Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering (CMMSE) www
Held in Alicante, Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering (CMMSE), Spain. Conference on Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering (CMMSE).
- Held European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting www
Held in Berlin, Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting, Germany. European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting.
- Longitudinal The Panel Study of Income Dynamics www
Longitudinal survey of a representative sample of US individuals and families, Panel Study of Income Dynamics, which has been ongoing since 1968. The Panel Study of Income Dynamics.
- The Wealth is a Zero-Sum Game www
The book "In Defense of Democratic Capitalism" exposits the view in this page's title. Wealth is a Zero-Sum Game.
- Promotes United Nations Women www
Promotes women's empowerment and gender equality, Nations Women, working for participation of women in all levels of development planning and practice. United Nations Women.
- A International Development Research Centre www
A public corporation created by the Canadian government to help communities in the developing world find solutions to social, Development Research Centre, economic, and environmental problems through research. International Development Research Centre.
- Links FindLaw: Law and Economics www
Links to law and economics resources, Law and Economics, journals, working papers, bibliographies, associations, academic programs, and experts. FindLaw: Law and Economics.
- Links Szarka's Economics Links www
Links to Economics resources, Economics Links, especially relating to the Internet and to Connecticut. Szarka's Economics Links.
- A Lecture notes in Econometrics www
A collection of notes on econometric theory by Herman J. notes in Econometrics. Bierens, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Lecture notes in Econometrics.
- A Econometrics in R www
A guide to using R for working with data, R, regression analysis, and plotting by Grant V. Farnsworth. Econometrics in R.
- A SocioSite www
A multi-purpose guide for social scientists. SocioSite. A reference for researching any subject in society. Editor: Dr. Albert Benschop (University of Amsterdam). SocioSite.
- Alexa: Economics Social Sciences
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Economics Social Sciences
- DMOZ: Economics Social Sciences
dmoz.org Directory: Economics Social Sciences