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Business Research Guide

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Email:judy.xiao@csi.cuny.edu
Telephone:718-982-4140

Table of Contents:
Subject-Specific Databases
Related Databases
Reference Sources
Internet Resources and Websites
Journals, Magazines, Newspapers
Print Resources
Government Resources
Professional Associations
Statistics
Business Data Sources
Economic and Business Data Sources
Videos


Core databases for finding articles in this subject area.

Business and Company ASAP Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Citations and select full text articles from business journals, newspapers, and trade publications. Includes a directory of company profiles.


Business Insights: Essentials Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A fully integrated business resource bringing together news articles, company profiles, industry overviews, brand and product information, business rankings, and investment reports. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.


Business Source Complete Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text journals in all fields of business, including marketing, management, accounting, finance, and economics. Covers major titles such as Harvard Business Review, Industrial & Labor Relations Review, Journal of Management Studies, and Journal of Marketing Research. Also includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.


Regional Business News Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides full text coverage for regional business publications, including 75 business journals, newspapers, and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.


SAGE Premier Full Text Collections Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Over 600 full text journals from SAGE Publications in all areas. Since 1965, SAGE has helped inform and educate a global community of scholars, practitioners, researchers, and students spanning a wide range of subject areas including business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine. Click here for title list


ValueLine Investment Survey Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A comprehensive source of information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks in 98 industries, the stock market, and the economy (does not cover mutual funds and options). Search for stock reports by company name or ticker symbol. Search by industry name to find reports on all companies within a sector or view a report on a particular industry. NOTE: This resource can only be accessed by a limited number of simultaneous users. If you are unable to connect, please try again in 10-15 minutes. If problem persists, contact the Reference Desk at 718.982.4010.


Wall Street Journal [Proquest] Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international business, finance, and economic news. Full text is available for all issues published since 1984. Issues from 1889 to 2007 are available on microfilm.


Related databases for finding articles in this subject area.

Academic Search Complete Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Large multidisciplinary database providing abstracts and select full text of scholarly and popular publications in a wide variety of subject disciplines, including art, literature, education, history, sociology, science, and engineering. Because of its broad subject and full text coverage, Academic Search Complete is a good starting point for research on virtually any topic. Click here for a search tutorial.


Access World News Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to approximately 3,000 global news sources, including newspapers, broadcast transcripts, newswires, news blogs, Web-only content and video. This database is especially strong in local and international news, including over 50 New York news sources and over 1,300 overseas sources. Coverage varies by title. [CSI]


Applied Science and Technology Full Text Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Subjects Covered: Acoustics, Aeronautics, Applied Mathematics, Artificial Intelligence, Atmospheric Sciences, Automatic Control, Automotive Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication & Information Technology, Computer Databases & Software, Construction, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Engineering & Biomedical Materials, Energy Resources & Research, Environmental Engineering, Fire & Fire Prevention, Food & Food Industry, Geology, Industrial Engineering, Machine Learning, Machinery, Marine Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Mineralogy, Mining Engineering, Neural Networks, Nuclear Engineering, Oceanography, Optical & Neural Computing, Petroleum & Gas, Physics, Plastics, Robotics, Solid State Technology, Space Science, Textile Industry & Fabrics, Transportation, Waste Management, Other Industrial & Mechanical Arts.


Applied Science and Technology Index Retrospective Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Subjects Covered: Acoustics, Aeronautics, Applied Mathematics, Atmospheric Science, Automatic Control, Automotive Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication & Information Technology, Construction, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Engineering & Biomedical Materials, Energy Resources & Research, Environmental Engineering, Fire & Fire Prevention, Food & Food Industry, Geology, Industrial Engineering, Machine Learning, Machinery, Marine Technology, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Meteorology, Mineralogy, Mining Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Oceanography, Petroleum & Gas, Physics, Plastics, Solid State Technology, Space Science, Textile Industry & Fabrics, Transportation, Waste Management.


Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Part of the Web of Science, Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities provides citations to papers and proceedings of social science and humanities conferences from 1990 to present.


Country Studies (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Descriptions and analyses of the social, economic, political, and military systems of countries throughout the world.


CQ Researcher Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text reports written by seasoned journalists about current social, political, and economic issues. Includes topics in health, education, international affairs, public policy, the environment, technology, and the economy. Each report includes a concise overview of an issue, historical background, opposing arguments, statistics and polls, and suggestions for further reading. Great place to begin research on current affairs issues.


EconLit Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Citations and abstracts of literature in economics. Includes coverage of major journals as well as books, book reviews, conference papers, dissertations, and working papers.


Gale Infotrac Newstand Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of thousands of national, international, state and local newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format. Click for Publication List.


Gale Virtual Reference Library Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Digital reference collection containing over 400 full text encyclopedias, almanacs, handbooks, and specialized reference books. Search all titles or browse titles by subject.
Click on the "Title LIst" for contents. Title List


GARTNER Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides research and analysis of the global information technology industry, covering current and emerging IT issues, trends, companies and products. To access GARTNER, login to the CUNY Portal and click on the link for GARTNER. For more information, click here.


JSTOR Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to complete back runs of scholarly journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Coverage for most journals does not include the last 3-5 years. Users can search across the entire database or limit their search to journals in specific subject disciplines. Click here for a search tutorial.


LexisNexis Academic Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to a wide range of news, business, and legal information. News resources include major U.S. and world newspapers and magazines, TV and radio transcripts, newswires, and blogs. Business resources include industry and market news, company profiles and SEC filings, and country profiles and business conditions. Legal resources include law reviews and journals, U.S. case law, codes and statutes.


LLMC Digital Law Library Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Digital collection of legal and government documents from the executive, judicial, and legislative branches of the U.S. government. Also includes some state law as well as foreign and international materials.


New York State Newspapers Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text of select New York state newspapers, including the New York Post (from 2000), New York Observer (from 1999), Albany Times (from 1986), and Buffalo News (from 1996). Coverage dates vary by publication.


New York Times Historical (Proquest) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text of the New York Times from 1851 to 2007. Recent issues available thru Lexis-Nexis. Additional holdings.


New York Times Online Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The website offers free access only to subscribers. For complete full text options, see New York Times Historical (1851-2005) or Lexis-Nexis (1980-present). Additional holdings.


Occupational Outlook Handbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Career information handbook describing the activities, working conditions, educational requirements, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations. Print edition located in Reference [Call Number: HF5382.5.U5O3].


Social Science Citation Index Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Part of the Web of Science, Social Science Citation Index provides citations to journal articles in the social sciences, including anthropology, education, history, library science, law, philosophy, political science, psychology, sociology, and women's studies.


Encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, and other reference works available in print or online.

Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Encyclopedia on the history and practice of advertising offering essays on specific advertisers, brands, and campaigns; practical and theoretical aspects of advertising; and relevant social, cultural, and historical issues.
Location: Reference
Call number: HF5803.A38 2003


Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF5681.R25 T68


Bond's Franchise Guide Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF5429.3 .B6 2006


Bulls, Bears, Boom, and Bust: A Historical Encyclopedia of American Business Concepts Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF3201 .D59 2007


Business and Technical Communication: an Annotated Guide to Sources, Skills, and Samples Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: Z7164 .C81 B9275 2005


Business Plans Handbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HD 62.7 .B865 2001


Business: the Ultimate Resource Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HD38.15 .B878 2002


Encyclopedia of American Business Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF 1001 .E463 2004


Encyclopedia of Business Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF1001 .E466 1995


Encyclopedia of Business and Finance Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HF 1001 .E467 2007, 2 vols.


Encyclopedia of Business and Finance (2007) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF1001 .E466 2007


Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF5351 .E53


Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HD2324 .E528 2007


Ethics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: BJ 63 .E54 2005, 3 vols.


Financial Lexicon: A Compendium of Financial Definitions, Acronyms, and Colloquialisms Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call Number: HG151 .B2697 2005


Gale Virtual Reference Library Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Digital reference collection containing over 400 full text encyclopedias, almanacs, handbooks, and specialized reference books. Search all titles or browse titles by subject.
Click on the "Title LIst" for contents. Title List


Handbook of Qualitative Research Methods for International Business Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HD2755.5 .H3718 2004


Handbook of U.S. Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HD 8051 .A63 2007
Reference, 1st floor


Historical Encyclopedia of American Labor Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
HD 8066 .H57 2004, 2 vols.


Hoover's Handbook of American Business Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HG4057 .A28617


Hoover's Handbook of World Business Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HG4009 .H66


North American Industry Classification System Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF1042 .N67


Occupational Outlook Handbook (print) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Locations: Reference and Reserve
Call number: HF5382.5 .U5 O3


Oxford Reference - Economics & Business Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Economics and business ebooks from Oxford Reference Online.


Rand McNally Commercial Atlas & Marketing Guide Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Business related information for the U.S. and Canada in a geographic context. Includes, "Population, economic, and geographic data for more than 123,000 U.S. places - complete with large-scale, detailed maps." 2 vols.
Location: Reference Atlas Case G1019 .R22 2006


Small Business Sourcebook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HD2346.U5 S66 yr. V.
2 Volumes


Standard & Poor's Industry Surveys Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HC106.6 .S74


Standard & Poor's Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HG4057 .A4


Standard & Poor's Stock Market Encyclopedia, including the S&P 500 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HG4921 .S68


Statistical Abstract of the United States Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
For the latest edition, see Reference Desk
Call number: HA202 .A3


Strauss's Handbook of Business Information: a Guide for Librarians, Students, and Researchers Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: HF1010 .S7796 2004


West's Encyclopedia of American Law Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference
Call number: KF154 .W47 1998


World Economic Factbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: Reference (1st Floor)
Call number: HC 59.15 .W67 2003/2004


Worldmark Encyclopedia of National Economies Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Arranged by country, this encyclopedia contains information about over 200 countries.
Location: Reference (1st Floor)
Call number: HC 15 .W67 2002


Resources freely available on the Internet.

Accountants World Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Articles, tools, and links to a broad range of accounting related articles and information on the web.


American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Established in 1994, the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) is a uniform and independent measure of household consumption experience. A powerful economic indicator, the ACSI tracks trends in customer satisfaction and provides valuable benchmarking insights of the consumer economy for companies, industry trade associations, and government agencies." (from the web site)


American Stock Exchange Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The website contains financial information resources, listed company information, numerous links of interest and a searchable dictionary.


Ethics Resource Center Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The website of ERC, a nonprofit, nonpartisan orginization, offers research articles and other resources to advance ethical paractices in public and private institutions.


Ethisphere Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The research-based Ethisphere Institute is a leading international think-tank dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social responsibility, anti-corruption and sustainability. Ethisphere Magazine, which publishes the globally recognized World?s Most Ethical Companies Ranking, is the quarterly publication of the Institute.


FindLaw (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Gateway to legal information and resources such as cases and codes, state, federal, and international law, law firms, legal forms, small business resources, and a legal dictionary.


globalEDGE: Your Source for Global Business Knowledge Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
globalEDGE is a knowledge web-portal that connects users to publicly available information and learning resources on global business activities. The website provides access to information about states, countries, and industries, and links to many additional resources.


How Stuff Works Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Offers simple explanations detailing the inner-workings of complex scientific and technological phenomena.


IPL2 - Business Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A searchable, annotated directory of Internet resources pertaining to business and related subject areas, selected and evaluated by librarians.


NASDAQ Stock Market Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The website features news, information on investing, stock quotes and ticker.


New York Public Library Science, Industry & Business Library Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The nation's largest public information center devoted solely to science and business, the SIBL web site provides detailed research guides.


New York Stock Exchange Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
NYSE news and events, stock quotes, ticker and more.


The Advertising Century Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A markeiting history reference resource from Advertising Age. This site contains information from the magazine's special issue "analyzing the 20th century through the lens of advertising" and includes lists of the top campaigns, slogans, jingles, and more


ThomasNet Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A useful resource for industrial information including product specs, company information, CAD drawings and more.


World Bank Group: Data and Research Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Research from the World Bank on Development Economics, including research reports, prospects, data, documents and tools.


World Trade Organization Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The WTO?s website features information and resources for students and researchers, including reports and documentation covering trade policies and topics on a global international scope.


Journals and periodicals available online or in print at the CSI Library.

Advertising Age Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


American Heritage Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Barrons Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Business Week Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


China Business Review Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Online


Forbes Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Harvard Business Review Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Industry Week Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Journal of World Business Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Management International Review Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Online


MIT's Technology Review Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Electronic journal provided by a subscription to EBSCO's Academic Search Complete.


S.A.M. Advanced Management Journal Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Online


The Economist Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor periodicals


Wall Street Journal microfilm Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Microfilm


Print resources available in the CSI LIbrary.

Bridging the Culture Gap: a Practical Guide to International Business Communication Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HF5389 .C36 2004


Confesssions of an Advertising Man Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Locations: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HF5810 .O34 A3 1963


Ethics in Public Relations: a Guide to Best Practice Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD59 .P3548 2004


Global Business Today Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Locations: 3rd floor stacks and textbook reserve
Call number: HD62.4 .H548 2006


Harvard Business Review on Managing the Value Chain Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD38.5 .H37 2000


How Brands Become Icons: the Principles of Cultural Branding Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD69 .B7 H647 2004


Implementing E-commerce Strategies: a Guide to Corporate Success after the Dot.com Bust Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HF5548.32 .E67 2004


In Search of Excellence: Lessons From America's Best-Run Companies Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD70.U5 P424 1982


Irrational Exuberance Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HG4910 .S457 2005


Managing the Unexpected: Assuring High Performance in an Age of Complexity Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD49 .W45 2001


On Becoming a Leader Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: BF637.L4 B37 1989


Pioneers and Plodders: the American Entrepreneurial Spirit Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HB615 .B367 2004


Real World Economic Applications: the Wall Street Journal Workbook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HC106.8 .L45 1997


The Affluent Society Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HC106.5 .G32 1998


The Essential Drucker: Selections from the Management Works of Peter F. Drucker Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD31 .D7672 2001


The Great Crash, 1929 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HB3717 1929 .G3 1961


The McDonaldization of Society Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HM706 .R58 2004


The Money Game Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HG4910 .G64


The Organization Man Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: BF697 .W47


The Origin of Brands: Discover the Natural Laws of Product Innovation and Business Survival Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HD69 .B7 R538 2004


The Roaring Nineties: a New History of the World's Most Prosperous Decade Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HC106.82 .S75 2003


The Theory of Investment Value Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HG4521 .W48 1965


The Worldly Philosophers: the Lives, Times, and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Location: 3rd floor stacks
Call number: HB76 .H4 1986


Information resources provided by federal, state, or city governments.

America's Career Infonet Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
America's Career InfoNet helps individuals explore career opportunities to make informed employment and education choices. The Web site features user-friendly occupation and industry information, salary data, career videos, education resources, self-assessment tools, career exploration assistance, and other resources that support talent development in today's fast-paced global marketplace.


Federal Reserve Board Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Up to date statistical releases and historical data including economic indicators, banking, exchange rates, industrial activity, finance.


THOMAS: Congressional Information Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Database of federal legislative information including bills, Congressional proceedings, Congressional reports, legislative histories, and public laws.


U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official U.S. economic data from the Department of Labor related to topics such as employment, wages, prices, and inflation.


U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics- Job Profiles Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search over 60 occupations by what interests you or your favourite subject area. Find out what an occupation?s tasks are, how you get ready for it, salary information, and job outlook.


U.S. Code - Title 26 Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Complete downloadable text of U.S. Code Title 26, the domestic statutory tax law of the United States, from the U.S. House of Representatives.


U.S. Department of Agriculture- Economic Research Service Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Economic Research Service is a primary source of economic information and research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture. With 450 employees, ERS conducts a research program to inform public and private decision making on economic and policy issues involving food, farming, natural resources, and rural development.


U.S. Department of State - Office of Commercial and Business Affairs (CBA) Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Office of Commercial and Business Affairs (CBA) plays a major role in coordinating trade and investment matters in support of U.S. firms doing business overseas. CBA can provide information on issues such as corruption and bribery in overseas markets, U.S. export controls on sensitive equipment and technologies, and business-related visas for employees, partners and clients of U.S. firms. The web site contains essential information for doing business in international markets.


U.S. Federal Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Portal to U.S. Federal Statistics


U.S. Government Catalog of Publications Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Search for citations to current and historical government publications. Users can search by authoring agency, title, subject, or general key word.


U.S. Government's Official Web Portal: FirstGov Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
FirstGov offers links to all US government sites of interest, including the Executive, Legislative and Judicial branches, information on benefits, grants, defense, education and more.


U.S. Housing Market Conditions Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
U.S. Housing Market Conditions, published quarterly, is a compilation of statistical data and written reports. Tabular data indicate market conditions on the national level and are presented for each quarter. Historical data are also presented in summary tables. Overviews of economic and housing market trends are presented for ten geographical regions, the report for each of which includes a profile on a selected housing market.


U.S. Statistical Abstract Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Statistical Abstract of the United States contains a collection of statistics on social and economic conditions in the United States. Selected international data are also included. The Abstract is also a Guide to Sources of other data from the Census Bureau, other Federal agencies, and private organizations.


Women in the labor force : a databook Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This Annual Report is an electronic resource published by the U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington, DC. This source is helpful for the study of women in the U.S. workforce.


Professional organizations and associations.

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is the national, professional organization for all Certified Public Accountants. Its mission is to provide members with the resources, information, and leadership that enable them to provide valuable services in the highest professional manner to benefit the public as well as employers and clients. AICPA's web site contains information about accounting standards, certification and licensing, and many additional professional resources.


New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA) Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
One of the largest state accounting organizations in the nation with approximately 30,000 members, NYSSCAPA was incoroprated in 1897. The website features accounting related news and information along with numerous resources relevant to the profession.


Statistics and other numerical data related to the subject.

U.S. Census Bureau Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau covering births, deaths, education, employment, income, housing, and much more.



Bureau of Economic Analysis: Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) promotes a better understanding of the U.S. economy by providing the most timely, relevant, and accurate economic accounts data in an objective and cost-effective manner.


Business.gov: Business Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
A collection of resources providing free access to business and economic statistics collected by the U.S. Government.


County and City Data Books (GEOSTAT) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Online access to County and City Data Books from 1944 to 2000. Find population, income, health, and employment statistics for U.S. cities, counties, and states. Users can create customized data sets and printouts.


Infoshare Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Find population, health, and socio-economic data for New York City neighborhoods. View the demographic profile of a specific area or create comparison charts for two or more areas.


U.S. Census Bureau Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau covering births, deaths, education, employment, income, housing, and much more.


USA.gov : Business Data and Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Includes banking statistics, census data, money and stock information, welfare facts, earnings, labour, income, U.S. economic analysis, U.S. exports, GDP, inflation and consumer spending, regional economic data, and economic trade.



Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Internal Revenue Service, Statistics of Income Division provides annual income, financial, and tax data based on individual returns, business returns (including corporations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships), and returns filed by tax-exempt organizations.


U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Official U.S. economic data from the Department of Labor related to topics such as employment, wages, prices, and inflation.


Selected titles from the Library Media collections.

Mad Men Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Popular television drama set at fictional 1960s advertising agency, Sterling Cooper. Provides an entertaining and well researched look at Madison Avenue's Golden Age.


Retail, Marketing, and Sales Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This program spends some quality face time with a retail sales manager, a merchandise manager, and a distribution manager a marketing manager, a promotions manager, and a public relations specialist and an advertising sales agent, a real estate agent, and an e-commerce specialist.


The Beauty Backlash Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
With its "Real beauty" information and marketing campaign, the Dove brand struck a chord with women skeptical of unhealthy or absurd standards of attractiveness. But did the campaign have the widespread impact Dove intended? And what are the implications for the global cosmetics and fashion industries? This program investigates consumer reactions against the idealized images of beauty promoted by TV, movies, and glossy magazines, while exploring the complex relationship between corporate strategy and feminine self-esteem. High-level insights concerning Dove, L?Oreal, and advertising giant Saatchi & Saatchi provide a fascinating departure point for a socioeconomic discourse


The Crash of 1929 Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
On October 29, 1929 - Black Monday, large and small investors alike lost corporate and personal fortunes when the stock market crashed. This program examines the reasons behind the crash and whether the crash was predictable. Originally produced as a segment of the television series American Experience in 1990.


The Four Ps, Part 1: Product and Pricing Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Product, price, place, and promotion are the nuts and bolts of the marketing plan, and apply equally to deodorant and action figures. After a quick overview of the Four Ps, this program focuses on the first two: product and price. In part one, the classification of consumer products is divided up into convenience, shopping, and specialty products, while the product life cycle is tracked from introduction to decline. Part two spotlights pricing strategies including skim, penetration, competitive, cost-based, and target-profit approaches?and price elasticity. (16 minutes)


The Four Ps, Part 2: Place and Promotion Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
This program concentrates on the final two of the Four Ps: place, also known as distribution, and promotion. Part one covers distribution channels; horizontal and vertical channel conflict; and the use of corporate systems, administered systems, and contractual systems, such as franchises, to alleviate channel conflict. In part two, a pair of clones and other experts explain the objectives of promotion to provide information, increase demand, stabilize sales, or accentuate a products value and detail the components of the promotional mix: advertising, public relations, direct marketing, and sponsorship. (16 minutes)


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