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INTA 4740: International Political Economy: Finding

Resource guide for the senior seminar on international political economy.

Finding Articles

Find articles on general international affairs/economics topics in the databases listed by using the search box below. Click the "i" button by a database name to see a description.

Economics Databases

  • Econlit - Indexes the scholarly literature in Economics
  • NBER Working Papers - The NBER (National Bureau of Economic Research) Working Papers database includes full text of working papers since 1994.
  • OECD iLibrary - OECD iLibrary contains all the publications and datasets released by OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) since 1998
  • IMF eLibrary - IMF eLibrary Data provides access to authoritative, harmonized global statistical data from the International Financial Statistics, Direction of Trade, Balance of Payments, Government Finance Statistics and Coordinated Portfolio Investment Statistics.
  • Passport - Passport from Euromonitor International is a marketing tool that contains data for many countries on consumer market sizes, market data & forecasts, consumer lifestyles, companies and brands.

International Affairs Databases

  • PAIS - Indexes journal articles, books, and government documents in international affairs and public policy.
  • CIAO - Includes the full text of working papers from think tanks around the world

Statistical Databases

  • Proquest Statistical Insight - Indexes statistical publications from public and private sources around the world.
  • Data Planet Statistical Ready Reference With Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference, users can quickly search and view charts, maps, and rankings of time series at the country, state, county, MSA, postal code, and census-tract/block group levels.

Cited Reference Searching - Who Used Who as a Footnote

  • Web of Science - indexes scholarly journals and conference proceedings in all subject areas.
  • Scopus - Indexes scholarly journals in all subject areas.

Scholarly Articles in All Subject Areas

  • JSTOR - full text of articles in core journals all academic disciplines.  Earlist articles in the journals are in JSTOR, but not the most recent 2-5 years.
  • Web of Science
  • Scopus

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