Business, Economics and Government Sites
National Standards Institute
Top Businesswomen -- from Forbes. Click
here for their lists
to full-text articles and publications for business professionals
and Industry Rankings List
Forms & Letters -- blank copies of standard forms and
letters used by businesses
Glossary -- definitions of business terms .
eClips --video clip
collection on Entrepreneurship, Business, and Leadership recommended
by SAU Faculty especially.
Markets -- index
Information--a search engine that locates corporate profiles and
Style Guide -- good for business reports and manuals.
Industrial Reports -- "providing monthly, quarterly,
and annual measures of industrial activity. The primary objective of
the CIR program is to produce timely, accurate data on production
and shipments of selected products. The data are used to satisfy
economic policy needs and for market analysis, forecasting, and
decision-making in the private sector. These surveys measure
manufacturing activity in important commodity areas such as textiles
and apparel, chemicals, primary metals, computer and electronic
components, industrial equipment, aerospace equipment, and consumer
Indicators -- from the feds. 1998 to present.
-- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. contains detailed
company financial information
Data Finder from Ohio State University
Finance Calculators -- from ABC news
-- links to federal, state,
and local government sites.
Labor Library Internet Links
OnLine-- Great source for info on companies, SEC filings, stock
info, lists of top performing companies in various categories, and
Industry Information Resources -- "provides links to industry
resources for over 250 industries. Individual pages for each industry
list resources available from trade associations, publications, and
research firms which address subjects such as industry overview,
issues, trends, and outlook, financial ratios and benchmarking,
compensation surveys, and valuation resources." Not all of it is free
online, but enough to make it worthwhile.
Internet Public Library: Business and Economics -- subject
listings of updated sites.
to Business Schools WorldWide
Resources for Global Standards -- a central point to search for
Non-Governmental Organizations Research Guide -- although
not directly affiliated with any national government, these
organizations often have a significant impact on the social,
economic and political activity of a community or region. From
Online Women's Business Center
-- articles on many business issues related to women.
Research Recap --
This site summarizes and links
to intriguing research on financial and economic matters. Search, or
browse the broad general categories.Another feature, "Research
Zeitgeist," examines which of those storiesgenerated the most hits in
the past week.
Moment -- a news and business resource for "academia
and industry in the fields of applied statistics and
Small Business Knowledge Base--The Small Business Knowledge Base
is a comprehensive free resource of small business information.
Packed with hundreds of guides and worksheets, it includes
marketing, financial management and more.
Stanford Grad. School
of Business -- podcasts recommended by SAU faculty.
Voices: American Women in the Emerging Industrial and Business Age
-- from the Harvard Business School, this site presents their
manuscript collection with detailed descriptions, digitized images
of manuscripts, a bibliography, and links to other web sites on the
Business Advisor: a guide to government regulations and business
Economic Research Service -- provides access to information
on economic and policy issues related to agriculture, food, natural
resources, and rural development. Includes information on
Patent and Trademark Office -- offers patent bibliographic and
full-text databases dating from 1976. Includes trademark database
info for both registered and pending trademarks.
Street Executive Library
-- compiled by the Wall Street Journal, this site offers links
to current business news, investment information, computer technical
support, and general reference information.