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Accounting, Economics & International Business

Key Databases

Offering the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,730 publications, with more than 2,670 available in full text.
Business Source Complete contains premium content of peer-reviewed, business related journals. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.
Mintel supplies independent research on UK consumer markets. Reports are written by experts in each sector.
This online market research tool monitors industry trends and gives you strategic analysis and a market size and market share database for all your products across all your key countries. Passport is Euromonitor International's global market analysis software platform, which analyses the industry in countries around the world.

Other Useful Databases

Financial database of UK and Irish public and private companies, containing current and historical information on approximately 200,000 companies.

Fame has been updated with a new improved interface. The old interface will no longer be available.
Full text access to a collection of archived, searchable British national and regional newspapers, updated daily.
Electronic journals. Full text access is limited to University subscriptions only.

Top Web Pages

About Economics
List of internet resources for economics, catalogued by an expert in economics. The resources are sorted by category, including Beginners, Computational Economics, Economic Data, Experimental Economics, Game Theory, Job Market, Journals, and Working Papers.

Accounting Standards Board
The ASB's site, which provides accounting practice and financial reporting standards (SSAPs and FRSs)

Business Education on the Internet (BIZ ED)
Business and Economics information gateway.

CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants)
CIMA is the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants.

MagPortal: Magazine Articles on Business
This site provides free access to a collection of full-text business articles, published in a variety of magazines. There is a special section on strategy and management.

National Statistics
Search the latest range of UK official statistics.

Office for National Statistics
The Office for National Statistics produces independent information to improve our understanding of the UK's economy and society.

VLearn is a ‘free access’ study resource for business and management students. They provide free access video material to enhance your learning experience.