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Information sources in economics

Professional websites

Research Institutions

Institute for Women's Policy Research 

W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research 

NBER National Bureau of Economic Research 

American Institute for Economic Research

Tax Policy Center 


National Association for Business Economics 

American Economic Association 

Kentucky Economic Association

Think Tanks

Think Tank Directory from Harvard 

Economic Policy Institute 

Brookings Institution 
An American think tank that Brookings conducts research and education in economics, governance, and global economy and development. Click on Research, then find Geography and click View All.


RFE: Resources for Economists on the Internet 
A blog aggregator for Economics research hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

Economics Roundtable 
Aggregates content from more than 80 economics commentators online about the economic issues of the day.


Federal Reserve Economic Data (FRED) 
Download, graph, and track 61,000 US and international time series from 48 sources. From the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Includes a range of U.S. and international economic data (price indexes, exchange rates, interest rates, GDP, trade balances, etc.).