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Congressional Budget Office (CBO)
Nonpartisan analysis of the federal budget and the economy for the U.S. Congress.
Resources for economic history and related fields
Research Papers in Economics (RePec)
Decentralized bibliographic database of working papers, journal articles, books, books chapters and software components, all maintained by volunteers.
Resources for Economists (RFE)
Extensive guide of economics-related information on the web. Sponsored by the American Economics Association and edited by Bill Goffe.
U.S. Economic Data
Population, housing, economic, and geographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Obtain data in the form of maps, tables, and reports from a variety of Census Bureau sources.
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA)
Source of US economic statistics including national income and product accounts (NIPAs), gross domestic product (GDP) and related measures of national, regional, industry and international accounts.
Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
Data and analysis on employment, unemployment, spending, time use, productivity, benefits, pay and workplace injuries.
Easily find, download, and use datasets that are generated and held by the Federal Government. Data.gov provides descriptions of the Federal datasets (metadata), information about how to access the datasets, and tools that leverage government datasets.
Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED)
Provides historical U.S. economic and financial data, including daily U.S. interest rates, monetary and business indicators, exchange rates, balance of payments and regional economic data.
Survey of Current Business
Bureau of Economic Analysis. Monthly. provides data on U.S. business on the regional, national, and international levels. Among statistical series covered are personal income, inventories and sales, national income and product accounts, foreign direct investment in the United States, U.S. direct investment abroad, international transactions, and gross state product.
International Economic Data
European Union's statistical office
IMF data + Data Mapper + WEO.
Selected OECD data
United Nations statistical databases
Country, demographic, social, econoimc data
World Bank Data
Comprehensive comparative economic and social data on all countries.
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