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IA.Biz Magazine

IA.Biz Magazine

Companion to IA.biz Magazine, “Welcome to the IAbizonline.com an electronic magazine (E-Zine), launched in January 2007, and updated twice each month with new exclusive articles, business news, and information from around the state of Iowa.” Provides business, economic, governmental and social information relevant to the State of Iowa.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor

Workplace: A Journal for Academic Labor

“Workplace is a refereed, open access journal published by a collective of scholars in critical higher education promoting a new dignity in academic work.” The focus of the journal is on activism in the higher education workplace.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Criticism

Bibliography of Community Currency Research

Bibliography of Community Currency Research

“This bibliography is a contribution to the academic infrastructure of community currency research.” Much of the bibliography is contained within the databank section. Also includes links to other resources, including “grey literature” on this topic. Best viewed in Internet Explorer.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–Economics

National Association of Professional Organizers

National Association of Professional Organizers

This “group of… professional organizers” is “dedicated to helping individuals and businesses bring order and efficiency to their lives.” This site provides tips on organization and how to hire a professional organizer, case studies, the NAPO code of ethics, organizer statistics, resources for starting an organizing business, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Korean Focus

Korean Focus

Korea Focus is a bimonthly journal featuring articles and commentaries on Korean politics, economy, society, and culture selected from leading Korean newspapers, newsmagazines, and academic papers
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business

Labour Briefing

Labour Briefing

Based in the UK, Labour Briefing provides “an independent voice and forum for socialist ideas in the Labour Party and trade unions.” The publication includes news, editorials, special features, and reviews. A subscription is needed to read articles from the current issue, however the website provides excerpts from the current issue and the full t …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

AMC Institute

AMC Institute

An international association dedicated to the advancement of business interests of association management companies and the association management industry. Website includes accreditation information, news, links, tips on selecting an association management company, and organization information.
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management; Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

The Institute for Interconnecting and Packaging Electronic Circuits

The Institute for Interconnecting and Packaging Electronic Circuits

IPC is an organization for “printed circuit board and electronics manufacturing service companies, their customers and suppliers.” Its website offers market research data, information on government programs, and training and certification information, among other offerings.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Electronics

The International Journal of Engineering Business Management

The International Journal of Engineering Business Management

“Open Access peer-reviewed journal with a multidisciplinary approach to engineering, business and management.” It publishes “original research and developments on operational, financial, supply chain and strategic management issues in technology-based environments.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Expansion Management

Expansion Management

“Expansion Management provides the manufacturing sector with news and best practice advice on how to evaluate and compare various communities and sites throughout the country and around the world as they consider their expansion and relocation needs.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry

H-Net’s Job Guide for the Humanities & Social Sciences

H-Net’s Job Guide for the Humanities & Social Sciences

The H-Net Job Guide lists job openings in History, the Humanities and Social Sciences on a weekly basis. The site allows you to search for current job listings, submit job postings, or search an archive of past job listings. There is also a link to a companion site that covers job openings in the fields of Rhetoric and Communications.
Subject: Arts & Humanities; Business & Economics–Employment; Social Sciences

European Accounting Association

European Accounting Association

“The EAA aims to link together the Europe-wide community of accounting scholars and researchers, to provide a platform for the wider dissemination of European accounting research and to foster and improve research.” In addition to information about the organization, “this site contains full details of EAA congresses… These details include all ca …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

The Economic and Budget Outlook

The Economic and Budget Outlook

Find information on and predictions for the U.S. deficit, budget, and overall economic outlook, as well as the impact of various bills on the U.S. economy. Find documents going back to 1975.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US Federal Government

CorporateInformation

CorporateInformation

Searchable by country, company name and industry. Gives fast facts for each country, links to sources of company information, a list of and definitions of extensions (such as Inc.) found after company names, and research reports for 15,000 companies.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Finance–Corporate Finance; Business & Economics–Industry

CFA Institute – The Global Association for Investment Professionals

CFA Institute – The Global Association for Investment Professionals

“CFA Institute is a global, not-for-profit organization comprising the world’s largest association of investment professionals.” This site provides information about the organization, its publications, research foundation, seminars and workshops, the CFA program, societies and chapters, member services, and advocacy issues.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

National Confectioners Association

National Confectioners Association

Per their mission, “The National Confectioners Association fosters industry growth by advancing and promoting the interests of the confectionery industry and its consumers.” Site provides general information about the association, its members and affiliate organizations, and services. “The Fun Stuff” includes candy games, candy trivia, and candy- …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Food & Beverages

Association of Independent Consultants

Association of Independent Consultants

The website for the AIC, a Canadian organization composed of specialists and consultants, includes information on membership, a searchable database used to locate consultants, articles, and links.
Subject: Business & Economics

The Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry

The Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry

“The world’s largest paper and related industry association. TAPPI is a professional membership association sponsoring educational programmes, conferences, publications, and products that serve the thousands of scientists, engineers, and businesses in the industry. TAPPI conducts conferences, exhibits, and seminars throughout the world on topics re …
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

The Tax History Project

The Tax History Project

“Welcome to the Tax History Project, established by Tax Analysts in 1995 to provide scholars, policymakers, students, the media, and citizens with information about the history of American taxation. The project pursues its mission through a program of web-based documentary publication and original historical research.” This web site includes featu …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–North American History–United States History; Business & Economics–Tax–United States Federal

WEAC: Wisconsin Education Association Council

WEAC: Wisconsin Education Association Council

You can find a good summary of the positions of the protestors, as well as useful links to other related sites, at this website, created by the Wisconsin Education Association Council, a union representing approximately 98,000 public school teachers in the state and one of the groups that has come out most strongly against Governor Walker’s proposa …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace

Collective Bargaining

Collective Bargaining

Encyclopedia.com’s information page on collective bargaining. Features definitions and explanations from reputable dictionary and encyclopedia sources, links to related articles from print and online news sources, and YouTube video coverage pertaining to collective bargaining in the United States.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Employment

The National Labor Relations Board

The National Labor Relations Board

Established during the New Deal, the National Labor Relations Board (the NLRB) is an independent agency of the United States tasked with supervising the internal governance of labor unions and with investigating allegations of unfair labor practices. The NLRB’s website contains useful information for understanding workers rights and how labor union …
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions

National Resume Writers’ Association

National Resume Writers’ Association

The NRWA, started in 1996, serves as a group for resume writers across the world. The site contains a searchable database of certified resume writers by geographic area and resources relating to professional certification in this area.
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment–Job Searching & Employee Recruiting

American Marketing Association

American Marketing Association

The American Marketing Association is for professionals, educators and students in the field. This web site contains information on marketing certification programs, jobs, news and much more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Florida Association of Licensed Investigators

Florida Association of Licensed Investigators

FALI is a nonprofit organization created in 1994 to “to protect and advance the Florida investigative profession.” This site includes membership information, upcoming events, discussion forums, and links to helpful resources for investigators.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

Worldwide ERC – The Workforce Mobility Association

Worldwide ERC – The Workforce Mobility Association

“For professionals who oversee, manage, or support U.S. domestic and international employee transfer.” Site offers full-text articles from Mobility magazine and the Globility newsletter, US and global tax and legal information, a resource library on US real estate, research resources, professional certification information, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

Better Business Bureau

Better Business Bureau

The website for the Better Business Bureau. Updated several times a month, their alerts section warns about fraudulent business scams. In addition, there is a national database of business reports that include complaints on companies, a searchable directory of BBBs in the U.S. and Canada (with links when available), the BBB Code of Advertising, the …
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

Canadian Association for Business Economics

Canadian Association for Business Economics

“The Canadian Association for Business Economics (CABE) is a professional association for those active in the field of business economics. CABE is a national organization with local chapters. Local and national events include luncheons, workshops and conferences.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Canadian Federation of Independent Business

Canadian Federation of Independent Business

“Since 1971 the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) has been giving small firms a big voice in the public arena. If you own and operate your own business and are looking for ways to help it prosper, then CFIB can be of service.” The site, which can be read in English or French, has news, information about key issues, and links to p …
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Certified General Accountants’ Association of Canada

Certified General Accountants’ Association of Canada

“CGA-Canada is the association of 56,500 certified general accountants and CGA students. Certified General Accountants (CGAs) are professional accountants working in industry, commerce, finance, government and public practice.” The site offers news and selected articles from the CGA Magazine. One section of the site is reserved for members and st …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

American Public Power Association

American Public Power Association

“The American Public Power Association (APPA) is the national service organization representing 2000 municipal and other state or local publicly owned electric utilities throughout the United States.” This site provides general and consumer information about public power, a list of the 50 largest public power systems, information about numerous APP …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities

American Society of Association Executives

American Society of Association Executives

“Since 1920, the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) has provided members with the resources they need to enhance performance and ensure continued growth and success. With more than 23,000 members worldwide, ASAE is the leading organization in the field of association management.” Site includes membership and publication information, …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Canadian Bankers Association

Canadian Bankers Association

The Canadian Bankers Association (CBA), established in 1891, is a professional industry association for the chartered banks of Canada. This site provides a list of Canadian banks including foreign banks in Canada, bank facts, a glossary of investment terms, news releases, CBA publications, links to Canadian banks and banking related sites, and cons …
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking

American Apparel Producers’ Network

American Apparel Producers’ Network

“Organized in 1981, AAPN is a private sector, non-profit, members-only, #1 apparel industry business network of over 600 company owners and senior executives from nearly 200 organizations across the supply chain organized industrially worldwide to produce apparel for the US market from North America, Mexico, Caribbean, Central America, South Americ …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Apparel & Accessories

Stockopedia

Stockopedia

Find news and research on companies and stock markets, check out price charts and engage in discussions on companies, trades and security projects. Stockopedia also offers a variety of electronic guides on investments, fund, retirement planning and other financial matters.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

IRS.gov Home

IRS.gov Home

The main site for U.S. Internal Revenue Service on the Web. This site contains a great deal of information for both individual and business taxpayers, as well a downloadable tax forms, instructions and IRS publications. Individuals can use an interactive tool Tax Trails to find out the answers to frequently asked questions about exemptions, deducti …
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax–United States Federal; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance

The Business Start Page

The Business Start Page

The Business Start Page is suggested by its author as a page from which the business owner can launch his work on the internet, rather than “surfing” around trying to find useful business information. The page has little original content but is regularly updated and contains links useful to business people. A section called The Virtual Desk links t …
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Academy of Accounting Historians

Academy of Accounting Historians

Find information about the Academy of Accounting Historians and its activities, publications, membership, and special projects. The site also offers access to digital copies of the Accounting Historians Journal.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Economics

Australian Consumers’ Association

Australian Consumers’ Association

The ACA is “committed to providing information on a whole range of consumer issues including health, finance, travel, computer technology and consumer policy.” There’s news on hot issues, consumer tips, and information on recent recalls and bans.
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

Stock and Commodity Exchanges

Stock and Commodity Exchanges

“This Webguide lists world stock and commodity exchanges, including those dealing in futures, options, and derivatives, as well as sources for market and stock prices and reports.” Organized by continent and country
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Dansk Selskab for Teoretisk Statistik

Dansk Selskab for Teoretisk Statistik

The Web site of the Danish Society for Theoretical Statistics. This site has membership information, a newsletter, links to journals, a schedule of meetings and lectures, information on conferences, and links to university statistical departments in Denmark. Also contains links to other statistical associations around the world. Parts of the sit …
Subject: Business & Economics–Statistics; Science & Technology–Mathematics

The Conference Board

The Conference Board

“The Conference Board is the world’s leading business membership and research organization, connecting senior executives from more than 2,200 enterprises in over 60 nations. A nonprofit, nonadvocacy organization, The Conference Board produces the Consumer Confidence Index, the Leading Economic Indicators, and a wide range of reports on best busines …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management; Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

National Society of Accountants

National Society of Accountants

Founded “to provide national leadership in the profession of accountancy and taxation through the advocacy of practice rights, and by the establishment and promotion of high standards in ethics, education, and professional excellence.” Includes accounting and tax news and legislation, synopses of state accountancy laws, membership information, a li …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

IFA – Representing the global fertilizer industry

IFA – Representing the global fertilizer industry

“IFA has some 525 members in about 85 countries. IFA member companies represent all activities related to the production, trade, transport and distribution of every type of fertilizer, their raw materials and intermediates. IFA’s membership also includes organizations involved in construction, engineering, consulting, agronomic research and trainin …
Subject: Science & Technology–Agriculture & Aquaculture; Business & Economics–Agribusiness

Northwest Business Monthly Magazine

Northwest Business Monthly Magazine

Online version of this monthly regional magazine covering business news relevant to four Washington state counties: Whatcom, Skagit, Island and San Juan. Encompasses full-text content of the most current issue and back issues from 2005 forward.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Pacific States (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington); Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Media Communications Association – International

Media Communications Association – International

The Media Communications Association – International is a global community of professionals devoted to the business and art of visual communication. We are professionals who work in video, film, distance learning, web design and creation, and all forms of interactive visual communications, along with all associated crafts. Our members create progra …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

International Bank Deposit Rates Exchange

International Bank Deposit Rates Exchange

Provides deposit and savings rates of the leading banking and financial institutions, as well as risk data, for an extensive list of countries to enable effective assessment of risk and return by market. All data is collected from the public websites of the relevant financial institutions.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Banking; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

SEO Logic Search Engine Optimization and Placement Services

SEO Logic Search Engine Optimization and Placement Services

Although this is a commercial site, the free content provided is very useful. From the left column link to sections on a search engine optimization tutorial and a basic introduction to the tools of web traffic management. The Search Engine Marketing FAQ sections provides answers to some of the hundreds of questions asked by marketing executives at …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Yahoo Small Business

Yahoo Small Business

News, tips, and articles for small business owners. Topics include getting started, marketing, online business, management, legal and financial issues. Also offers a business dictionary and web domains for small businesses.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Daily Finance

Daily Finance

DailyFiance offers financial news and analysis. “Our mission at DailyFinance is to help our readers navigate through perilous economic times and make better decisions about the future.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

WalletPop

WalletPop

WalletPop is a “consumer finance site designed to help you manage your money and understand how the important stories of the day affect your wallet.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Investopedia

Investopedia

Investopedia claims to be the most “comprehensive financial dictionary online.” It also contains educational content and personal finance and investing.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Greener Package: Knowledge exchange for sustainable packaging

Greener Package: Knowledge exchange for sustainable packaging

“40+ packaging experts from across the packaging value chain???retailers, packaged goods companies, converters, raw material suppliers, academics, and trade groups” share their knowledge about sustainable packaging through a product database, discussion groups, and interactive news blog.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing; Science & Technology Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

WalletPop: Loans

WalletPop: Loans

WalletPop is a personal finance and investing site. The loans section contains information on personal loans, student loans, and home equity loans.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

FTA Links to State Tax Pages

FTA Links to State Tax Pages

Federation of Tax Administrators (of U.S. states) provides links to internet sites of state treasury departments which have an internet presence. Some of the states have posted downloadable state tax forms and other information of interest to taxpayers, including taxpayer information publications. The FTA site describes the general …
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax–United States Individual States; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–US State & Regional

Pennsylvania CPA Journal

Pennsylvania CPA Journal

“Written by and for its members, the PICPA’s flagship publication represents the diverse interests of nearly 19,000 CPAs across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. It also addresses issues of importance to members of the business community. This is an index of all articles which have appeared in the PICPA’s quarterly flagship publication, dating bac …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

alarm:clock digital

alarm:clock digital

E-Zine of technology and culture. “At alarm:clock digital we’re excited by the many questions the Internet raises. Technology’s business implications have been chronicled with giddy exhilaration, but the rise of technology as a cultural phenomenon has gone largely unexamined. We believe the Internet is about more than shrinking profit margins and b …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Cyberculture; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Project Management Institute

Project Management Institute

Founded in 1969, PMI “is the leading nonprofit professional association in the area of Project Management. PMI establishes Project Management standards, provides seminars, educational programs and professional certification that more and more organizations desire for their project leaders.” The PMI web site includes infomation about membership, ce …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association

“The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) is the securities industry’s trade association representing the business interests of more than 700 member securities firms throughout North America.” This site provides general information about the organization, information about upcoming events, membership services, advocacy acti …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Origins of the Credit Crisis – New York Times

Origins of the Credit Crisis – New York Times

The New York Times published an informative article that details the origins of the credit crisis, which helped spur the world wide financial meltdown circa October 2008. The article highlights that lower interest rates coupled with higher demand for home purchases and loan refinancing created a situation where the quality of home loans began to de …
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking; Business & Economics–Real Estate

Get Out of Debt

Get Out of Debt

This page features personal finance articles recently published within the past five years in Reader’s Digest that focus on getting out of debt.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance

Internation Television Expert Group

Internation Television Expert Group

“ITVE is a global television business information and networking platform… for a professional exchange of TV executives in the television, broadcasting and audiovisual industry across the world.” Details about projects, market data and interviews provide information about how higher level executives view the television industry.
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Business & Economics–Statistics

Inc.com

Inc.com

Inc.com contains resources, handpicked by Inc.com editors, on specific business-management issues. Use them to discover strategies for starting, growing, and running your business more effectively and successfully.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Credit Union National Association

Credit Union National Association

“CUNA (Credit Union National Association), based in Washington, D.C., and Madison, Wisconsin, is the premier national trade association serving America’s credit unions.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking

Australasian Legal Business

Australasian Legal Business

“ALB is the only independent magazine dedicated to the latest legal news, events and developments in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, Asia and the international business community … With coverage on all the important and emerging areas of practice and business, ALB provides the most updated legal and business news from in and around the re …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business

Journal of Applied Business Research

Journal of Applied Business Research

Very selective highly academic double-blind refereed journal with articles focusing on a broad range of topics from management to accounting to economics. Archives – most recent issues not available for free online.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Computing Technology Industry Association

Computing Technology Industry Association

“The computing and communications industries continue to grow at a staggering rate. And with the growth come new rewards and challenges. We work to develop vendor-neutral standards in e-commerce, customer service, workforce development, and training certification. These standards enable businesses to simplify practices, reduce expenses, and compet …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Business & Economics–E-Commerce; Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

Institute of Management Accountants

Institute of Management Accountants

“The IMA is the leading professional organization devoted exclusively to management accounting and financial management as stated in our Mission and Vision Statements.” There’s information here about the organization, continuing education, certification, and chapters. Resources of interest to students and academics is set aside in its own section …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

The Association of Practicing Certified Public Accountants

The Association of Practicing Certified Public Accountants

“The APCPA was established over 33 years ago in order to provide low cost CPE to its members. Much has changed during the past 33 years.” Their special features “are [their] RAP sessions and [their] E-Mail Tax Rap.” In the E-Mail Tax Rap, which is limited to APCPA members, “you’ll ask and answer questions, receive FAQs, information on upcoming mee …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

National Association for the Self-Employed

National Association for the Self-Employed

“The National Association for the Self-Employed (NASE) is the nation’s leading resource for the self-employed and micro-businesses.” This site provides information for entrepreneurs about membership, legislative advocacy, cost-saving benefits and educational resources.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Benton’s Best Practices Toolkit

Benton’s Best Practices Toolkit

Benton’s Best Practices Toolkit provides “tools to help nonprofits make effective use of communications and information technologies.” This site is now archived but still has valuable information, some of the internal links may not work.
Subject: Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

The Iowa Electronic Markets

The Iowa Electronic Markets

The Iowa Electronic Markets (IEM) is an online prediction site “operated by University of Iowa Henry B. Tippie College of Business faculty as an educational and research project.” It is well known that IEM is “a better predictor of presidential election outcomes than public opinion polls.” Visitors can also browse predictions of other social events …
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Builder’s Space

Builder’s Space

This site offers resources on the building and construction trade, including a comprehensive glossary of terms, links to federal agencies and trade associations as well as news and conference listings. There are some commercial aspects to this site, but there are also many resources which would be helpful both to the layperson and the professional …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Yahoo! Finance

Yahoo! Finance

Stock quotes and other financial news and information. Includes a wide range of resources and tools for choosing and managing insurance, investing, and other aspects of personal finance.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance–Corporate Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

The National Institute of Governmental Purchasing

The National Institute of Governmental Purchasing

“A nonprofit educational organization dedicated to helping governments manage tax dollars wisely. Organized in 1944, the Institute is a non-profit organization chartered to provide education and technical assistance for those who spend taxpayers’ dollars in the United States, Canada, and other nations. NIGP is dedicated to the establishment and ma …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

American Management Association

American Management Association

“American Management Association is the world’s leading membership-based management development and training organization. Information and resources are available on all aspects of business management and professional development.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

American Association of Advertising Agencies

American Association of Advertising Agencies

3AAAA is the national trade organization representing the advertising agency business. It is a management-oriented organization, offering its members the broadest feasible depth of information regarding the operation of advertising agencies, encompassing management, media, print and broadcast production, secondary research on advertising and market …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Globalization 101

Globalization 101

Globalization 101 is “dedicated to providing students with information and interdisciplinary learning opportunities” on the issue of globalization. Includes issue briefs, news analysis as well as resources for teachers.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Finance

Retailspeak

Retailspeak

Read articles about Microsoft’s solutions for people working in the retail, hospitality, consumer goods, and professional services industries. Includes news, features, case studies, and opinions.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management; Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services; Computers & Internet–Computer Software

GoSimplifi Financial Planning

GoSimplifi Financial Planning

GoSimplifi is designed to help you create a realistic financial plan, based on your current financial situation. Allows you to set goals for the future and and track your progress (requires free registration).
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance

Federation of European Employers

Federation of European Employers

FedEE ???offers a comprehensive resource on HR practice and employment law across Europe.??? Includes membership information as well as free information including employment law, pay and job evaluation, labour relations and general information about Europe.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

National Association of Federal Credit Unions

National Association of Federal Credit Unions

Presents information about The National Association of Federal Credit Unions which represents the interests of federal credit unions before the federal government and the public. Includes discussions of key issues, economic forecasts, annual reports, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking; Business & Economics–Finance

Canadian Plywood Association

Canadian Plywood Association

Contains information about Canadian plywood certification including grades and product guides, price quotes, testing and certification requirements a mill directory, and detailed literature about plywood.
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services; Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

Appraisal Institute

Appraisal Institute

The Appraisal Institute serves as a membership organization for real estate property valuation professionals. This website provides information on obtaining appraisal licensing or certification, links to find an appraiser, and news and publications about the industry.
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

The Money Alert

The Money Alert

Articles, newsletters, calculators, tables, and other tools covering financial planning. Covers strategies for preserving capital, increasing income, and more profitably organizing investments.
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–Economics; Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

The Tax Prophet

The Tax Prophet

“Embark on a cyber-journey with the Tax Prophet, as he deciphers the Internal Revenue Code for U.S. and foreign taxpayers, and professionals alike. Watch as he stills the swirling pool of tax obfuscation with a touch of his magic wand.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax–United States Federal

Annual Reports Library

Annual Reports Library

On this site, there is “information for investors about how to read an annual report, how to find reports online, information for students and educators as well as for those involved in creating annual reports and for those interested in reports by non-profit and charitable organizations.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Finance

National Income and Product Accounts

National Income and Product Accounts

“This site provides selective access to the full set of National Income and Product Accounts (NIPA) tables. These are the same tables that were provided on the CD-ROM that was released after the 2001 annual revision. However, the tables on this site are more current, in that they also include estimates for time periods occurring after the annual re …
Subject: Business & Economics–Statistics

County Business Patterns

County Business Patterns

“The County Business Patterns data base provides county, state, and national level business data for 1977-1995. Statistics include number of establishments, payroll (annual and 1st quarter), number of employees, and number of establishments by size class for 2 digit SIC industry groupings. The data is collected annually by the Bureau of the Census. …
Subject: Business & Economics–Statistics

Industry Canada

Industry Canada

Canada’s department of industry site offers resources for businesses and consumers. Program areas include developing industry and technology capability, promoting investment and trade, promoting tourism and small business development, and setting rules and services that support the effective operation of the marketplace.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

typoGRAPHIC

typoGRAPHIC

“typoGRAPHIC is an interactive experience informed by type and typography. It aims to illustrate the depth and import of type, and to raise relevant questions about how typography is treated in the digital media, specifically online.” Site includes a gallery of typographic imagery, history of typography, glossary of relevant terms, and a bibliogra …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Microsoft HomeAdvisor

Microsoft HomeAdvisor

Offers advice on buying a home, such as determining your price range and making an offer. Find information on national loan rates and specific neighborhoods. You can even look at and compare houses for sale.
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

CCH Business Owner’s Toolkit

CCH Business Owner’s Toolkit

A resource for small business owners that covers topics like starting your business and managing finances. Provides access to a wide variety of business tools, including forms and model business plans. The section of the site that offers business reports and trademark/patent searches requires registration and fees.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Manufacturing Marketplace

Manufacturing Marketplace

Manufacturing Marketplace is “one of the Internet’s most comprehensive sites tailored to engineering, design, purchasing, logistics and distribution professionals.” Free registration provides access to associations, tradeshows, new products, and news. A major feature of the site is a searchable directory of products and services, suppliers, and tra …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry

National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association

National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association

This professional trade organization caters to the “electronic life safety, security, and integrated systems industry.” Includes tips for consumers, links to education and training and a job bank with career services.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

The North America Retail Hardware Association

The North America Retail Hardware Association

This professional trade association for the hardware retail industry covers both the U.S. and Canada. The website includes the Hardware Retailing Magazine in electronic form available for download, a weekly newsletter, updated industry news headlines and a product sourcing directory.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade

Children???s Transport for Life

Children???s Transport for Life

“Children???s Transport for Life (CTFL) facilitates no-cost or reduced-rate patient travel services for needy child patients and their families”
Subject: Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

Air Charity Network

Air Charity Network

“Air Charity Network??? (ACN) provides access for people in need seeking free air transportation to specialized health care facilities or distant destinations due to family, community or national crisis.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

DiversityBusiness

DiversityBusiness

Magazine published by an association of minority-owned businesses throughout the United States. Publishes articles on diversity in business, including the annual “Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities” and “Top 500 Diversity Owned Companies in America.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Business & Economics–Businesspeople

WomenEntrepreneur.com

WomenEntrepreneur.com

Articles on money and finance, growing a business, human resources and management, marketing, start-ups, technology, time management, and more. Also features success stories of women-owned businesses.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–Women Entrepreneurs

American Business Women’s Association

American Business Women’s Association

Association focusing on professional and personal development for businesswomen in various occupations. The full text of the association’s magazine, “Women in Business” can be read for free online. They also offer a free online directory of women-owned businesses.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen

Office of Disability Employment Policy

Office of Disability Employment Policy

Government website with information for employers, businesses, and the disability community on recruiting, hiring, and employing people with disabilities. Resources include disability employment statistics, public education materials, and policy research publications.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesspeople With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

Employing People with Disabilities

Employing People with Disabilities

List of resources on the laws governing the employment of people with disabilities, worksite accomodations, and federal tax incentives for employers. Includes information for workers on the Americans with Disabilities Act and on vocational rehabilitation programs.
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesspeople With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

National Organization on Disability: Information for Business Leaders

National Organization on Disability: Information for Business Leaders

Resources for CEOs and human resources professionals on locating and recruiting qualified workers with disabilities. Articles on marketing, assistive technology, emergency preparedness, and “Best Practices in Employment for People with Disabilities” (available in Word or PDF format).
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesspeople With Disabilities; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

Native American Finance Officers Association

Native American Finance Officers Association

Provides financial accounting and business management information, assistance, and training to Native American tribes and businesses. Numerous publications are available for download, along with education information for Native American students interested in business and finance.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Native Americans In Business; Business & Economics–Finance

NuWire Investor

NuWire Investor

Provides news and current events related to “alternative investments”. Real estate news is included. Features “how to” articles from experts on topics from foreclosure auctions to creating portfolios.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics–Real Estate

CPA-Resource.com

CPA-Resource.com

CPA-Resource provides many resources, useful to professional accountants, CPAs or those interested in accounting. Articles, blogs, news, audio and video content related to accounting are provided through a free membership, although many materials are also available without a membership.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Tax

AccountingCoach.com

AccountingCoach.com

Free quizzes, download-ready study guides, question and answer area, and accounting dictionary. Developed by a University of Wisconsin-Whitewater professor and Certified Public Accountant.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Mint – Free Personal Finance Software

Mint – Free Personal Finance Software

A free online financial management system. Consolidate all your accounts in one easy-to-use, secure location. Get notifications of upcoming bills, low balances, and unusual activity. Provides bank-level security and identity protection using VeriSign and Truste. Free registration required.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance

The Bank for International Settlements

The Bank for International Settlements

The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is an international organization that serves as a bank for central banks. It contains many original resources including economic and monetary statistics and research papers and “forum to promote discussion and policy analysis among central banks and within the international financial community.”
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Banking; Business & Economics–Statistics

SmartPros Accounting Students

SmartPros Accounting Students

An online resource for accounting students, which features daily accounting news updates, a guide to tax & accounting resources on the Web, an online forum, employment information, and “tips, tricks and solutions for accounting students and working world neophytes.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment–Job Searching & Employee Recruiting; Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Tax

Marketplace

Marketplace

Daily radio show on National Public Radio (NPR) that discusses all matters financial, such as business news, retirement, home purchasing, asking for a raise, paying off credit card debt, and paying for college.
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment–Job Searching & Employee Recruiting; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services; Business & Economics–Real Estate

Small Business Trends

Small Business Trends

Two Ohio entrepreneurs maintain this blog covering news suggesting trends that are influencing the global small business market. One great feature of this blog is the PowerBlog Review, a weekly post reviewing other business-related weblogs.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

EconoPundit

EconoPundit

Provides brief commentary and links to online news items on the economic side of politics. Also gives a number of political and economic blogs.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

ArgMax.com

ArgMax.com

The personal blog and website of John Irons, currently a Research and Policy Director at a Washington, DC-based think tank. Contains economics news, data, and analysis, as well as various other economics related services.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

The Inspired Market-her

The Inspired Market-her

Updated weekly, Kathy Mallary provides “Inspiration, ideas and business resources for women who are up to something,” i.e., women who are independent professionals (coaches, consultants and other solo-practitioners) rather than women planning mischief. In Mallary???s own words, “???I specialize in working with businesswomen who want to reclaim thei …
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

Econlog: Library of Economics and Liberty

Econlog: Library of Economics and Liberty

EconLog is edited by Arnold Kling and housed by Econlib, The Library of Economics and Liberty. His blog discusses news and “insights” in economics, a searchable archive of posts, provides help and tips in using the Econlib, a searchable archive of EconLog???s predecessor site, and current economics-related articles and complete online works and rep …
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

The Knowledge Problem

The Knowledge Problem

Maintained by Lynne Kiesling, head of Northwestern University???s Department of Economics and this blog???s primary contributor, this blog provides discussion of economic issues (for the most part) and provides links to many other good economic blogs.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

Institutional Economics

Institutional Economics

Stephen Kirchner, an economist currently finishing his PhD in monetary economics at the University of New South Wales, provides news and commentary on international economics.
Subject: Business & Economics Blogs; Business & Economics Blogs

Retirement Plans, Benefits, and Savings

Retirement Plans, Benefits, and Savings

An explanation of the rights and responsibilities regarding pension plans and other types of financial retirement planning. Run by the Department of Labor, you can explore topics ranging from patient rights to small business pension plan options.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance

United States Department of the Treasury

United States Department of the Treasury

This site is the main site for the U.S. Department of Treasury. The U.S. Treasury is the government agency responsible for the economic prosperity and security in the U.S. This site describes and links to the functions and structure of the U.S. Treasury.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Market Research Portal

Market Research Portal

This UK-based site offers online resources and research of interest to “market research buyers, researchers, newcomers to the industry, students and individuals with an interest in the market research industry.” It includes an overview of the field, a section on how to conduct market research, recent research broken down by industry, a library of …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Options Trading – Montr??al Exchange

Options Trading – Montr??al Exchange

This site from the Montr??al Exchange provides an introduction to options trading for those unfamiliar with it. There is a Flash presentation, interactive game, a reference manual, and other useful resources for those interested in learning about options trading.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

ABI World

ABI World

Bankruptcy information, including news/headlines, legislative information, statistics, and a bankruptcy library. “ABI World is the premier site on the Internet for bankruptcy statistics, information and research for both the insolvency professional and the general public, as well as a resource for the media.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance

Canadian Beef Breeds Council

Canadian Beef Breeds Council

“CBBC represents the Canadian purebred cattle industry. Its members include national breed associations that in turn represent more than 10,000 producers of breeding stock, as well as exporters/service providers. The services provided by breed associations include pedigree registry, genetic improvement, research, extension and promotion.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Agribusiness

Building Trades Directory

Building Trades Directory

???The BTD is a resource to architects, contractors, guilds and other professionals in the building industry. It lists and provides access to those in the building profession and their home pages. It can provide links to online portfolios and references…providing up-to-date information 24 hours a day.???
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Industry Information Resources

Industry Information Resources

???Industry Information Resources is a free resource which covers more than 250 industries. Individual pages for each of these industries list resources available from trade associations, industry publications, and research firms which address subjects such as industry overview, issues, trends and outlook, financial benchmarking, compensation surv …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry

Technocapitalism

Technocapitalism

This website explores the complexities of technocapitalism which is the interface between technology, society, and economics. Articles explore the potential of this new field and propose questions for researchers and students. This website was created by Prof. L Suarez-Villa, professor at the University of California.
Subject: Science & Technology; Business & Economics–Economics

PUZZLE Hispanic Magazine of Competitive Intelligence

PUZZLE Hispanic Magazine of Competitive Intelligence

PUZZLE’s mission is “to spread to the knowledge and practice of Competitive Intelligence and the Technological Monitoring between the companies and organizations of the Hispanic Community.” The online articles are available free in Spanish, and can also be read in English, although PUZZLE uses the Google translation tool and the English is stilted …
Subject: Business & Economics

Money-Zine.com

Money-Zine.com

A bi-weekly e-zine that provides financial information to individuals on three specific areas: financial planning, career development and investments. Some parts of the site are updated frequently, but the newsletter is bi-weekly.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance

Managing a Small Business

Managing a Small Business

This site, from a commercial publisher of business books and CD-ROMs, has useful articles and tips for small business owners, many of which are excerpts from the company’s products, but are meaty enough to be useful online. Tips on goal setting, managing people, managing yourself, being an entrepreneur, planning, marketing, cutting expenses, and mo …
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Business Wire

Business Wire

Business Wire provides “full-text news releases, regulatory filings, photos and other multimedia content to journalists, financial professionals, investor services, regulatory authorities and the general public worldwide.”
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Internetnews.com

Internetnews.com

This news Web site provides coverage for a variety of topics surrounding technology issues. It offers a useful search function and provides stock quotes and charts for companies featured in their news articles.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Computers & Internet; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Reuters

Reuters

Reuters is a global information company providing information tailored for professionals in the financial services, media, and corporate markets. This website supplies global news ??? text, graphics, video, and pictures ???to media organizations and websites around the world. It also provides news to businesses outside financial services. Users can …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Finance–Corporate Finance; Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Continuing Professional Education Accounting and Tax Institute

Continuing Professional Education Accounting and Tax Institute

This site is a non-profit, on-line continuing education service for various accounting degrees fulfillment, such as CPA (Certified Public Accountant, ) and Financial Planning. Included is information on the state board requirements across the United States, as well as a full online course catalog.
Subject: Education–Adult Education; Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Tax

Alta Plana: International Economics Gateway

Alta Plana: International Economics Gateway

Long list of links to online sites of interest to economists, including international organizations such as the U.N. International Trade Center and the World Trade Organization, national government pages for several dozen countries and corporate servers with international economic information.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Economics

Wachowicz’s Web World: Web Sites for Discerning Finance Students

Wachowicz’s Web World: Web Sites for Discerning Finance Students

Large list of links of interest to finance students assembled by Professor John M. Wachowicz, Jr. The links are divided into 8 categories — introduction to financial management, valuation, tools of financial analysis and planning, working capital management, investment in capital assets, the costs of capital…, intermediate and long term financin …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance; Education

The World Bank

The World Bank

Official site of the World Bank providing detailed information on the activities of the organization which provides “low-interest loans, interest-free credits and grants to developing countries for an array of purposes. Includes a search tool for Data, research information, news, and much more.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Banking; Business & Economics–Finance–Corporate Finance

ISO – International Organization for Standardization

ISO – International Organization for Standardization

Includes the ISO catalog of standards, ISO Technical Committees, ISO member bodies and meeting schedules. An ISO 9000 News Service is provided, along with a section, “What’s New at ISO.” Also has a list of links to online information from national standards bodies of about 20 countries.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Industry; Business & Economics–International Business; Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Industry

1040.com

1040.com

This site is a public service of Drake Software and contains downloadable copies of U.S. federal and state income tax forms and instructions. There are also links to state revenue department pages, the IRS BBS system, tax news and a tax preparer database for finding tax preparers by geographical location (probably those using Drake Software). The …
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax–United States Federal; Business & Economics–Tax–United States Individual States

Industry Research Desk

Industry Research Desk

???Business research tools for researching industries and markets, for researching companies, industries and manufacturing processes.??? An excellent place to begin when looking for company information on the Internet.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry

ATM Locator

ATM Locator

Searchable database that will help you find an Automatic Teller Machine in any city in the United States and abroad. Maps provided!
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking

Where Can I Buy a Car Online?

Where Can I Buy a Car Online?

Applicable for citizens of the US, UK and Canada, this website offers reviews and links to sites, classifieds, and dealers that sell cars online. The authors review each site, have scorecards for easy comparison, and provide helpful articles about purchasing a car.
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

WebCPA

WebCPA

“Tools and resources for the electronic accountant.” This website features free, full-text articles of Accounting Today, Accounting Technology, and Practical Accountant. It also has a newswire, news from Washington, and industry rankings. To read the newsletter you must register; registration is free.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

American Business Media

American Business Media

Founded in 1906, American Business Media is the association for business-to-business information providers, including producers of print publications, websites, trade shows and other
media.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

The Knowledge Management Network

The Knowledge Management Network

This compilation of articles published in leading books and journals includes topics such as What is KM?, KM in Organizations, Does KM=IT?, and how Knowledge Management relates to Information Strategy, Business Innovation, National Policy Development, Design of Adaptive Systems, Knowledge Ecology, and the new world of Knowledge Work, and Agile Ente …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

UNESCO Observatory on the Information Society

UNESCO Observatory on the Information Society

This site contains many links to articles on a broad range of societal issues born in the information age that stem from current events. It provides links to news stories on the web from all over the world that discuss how the Social Policy is affected by the reported events.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Electronic Commerce Interest Group

Electronic Commerce Interest Group

The role of the Electronic Commerce Interest Group is to focus on core infrastructure technologies for eCommerce. The Electronic Commerce Interest Group operates as a forum designed to allow the members to share information concerning eCommerce.
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Journal of Management Information Systems

Journal of Management Information Systems

Contains experimental, survey-based, or theoretical research relevant to the progress of the field including paradigmatic designs and applications, analyses of informational policy making in an organizational, national, or international setting and investigations of social and economic issues of organizational computing.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Models for pricing the distribution of information

Models for pricing the distribution of information

This web site is focused on the distribution of information and the provision of services in the capital market data industry. It provides an overview of the key competitors, markets, and products. It also makes an in-depth analysis of the different information pricing schemes used by the industry players.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

EconPapers

EconPapers

Provides access to RePEc, the Research Papers in Economics archive. Comprised of working papers, lecture notes, book chapters, and software components about all types of economic issues, most available as full text documents for free and indexed by author and title.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Strassmann ??? General Information Economics

Strassmann ??? General Information Economics

This site contains many links to articles, papers and guest columns concerning how information economics affects our society and our every day life. Many of the articles and papers are written by Paul Strassmann, a leading economist dealing with information age economics.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

European Accounting Association

European Accounting Association

This site brings together a network of accounting researchers and offers links to a number of papers and resources connected with accounting research, issues and finances.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Accounting

Implications of Costly Information

Implications of Costly Information

A useful site defining the basic problems with asymmetric information between producers and consumers. It also offers some of the possible solutions on how the problems should be handled. This site is an archive of articles by various economists, with many of them by Morgan Rose covering asymmetry in different businesses.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

The Econometric Society

The Econometric Society

The site contains information on all functions of the Society, including past and future articles in the journal, links to authors’ home pages, information and programs for past and future meetings, and links to sites managed by organizers of regional meetings. Also, the papers presented at the World Congress and at regional meetings of the Societ …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Social Science Research Network Electronic Library

Social Science Research Network Electronic Library

The Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences. The site offers access to a wide array of research such as accounting, economics and the law.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Society for Economic Dynamics

Society for Economic Dynamics

This site hosts the Society for Economic Dynamics, the Review of Economic Dynamics and the Economic Dynamics Newsletter. It contains lots of interesting material on all aspects of economic dynamic theory, including dynamic games, dynamic general equilibrium theory, and empirical studies. Specifically covered topics include business cycles, asset …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

The Network Economics and Services Laboratory

The Network Economics and Services Laboratory

The Network Economics and Services Laboratory is a laboratory of the Telecommunications Services Group of Athens University of Economics and Business. The web site focuses on publications in economic models for network services, Internet pricing and multicasting, Peer-to-Peer services and architectures, regulation and interconnection, Quality-of-S …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Research Papers in Economics

Research Papers in Economics

This site is a collaborative effort of over 100 volunteers in 30 countries to enhance the dissemination of research in economics. The heart of the project is a decentralized database of working papers, journal articles and software components. Any institution is welcome to join in contributing its research materials.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Essays On Investors??? Trading Policy Around Interim Earnings Announcements In A Thinly Traded Securities Market

Essays On Investors??? Trading Policy Around Interim Earnings Announcements In A Thinly Traded Securities Market

This site is a collection of essays concerning how information asymmetry affects the stock market trading behavior around interim earnings announcements. There is a wealth of basic information on information asymmetry and its causes.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Game Theory

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Game Theory

This site provides a useful and robust introduction into the principals of game theory with a specific emphasis on the philosophical and historical motivations within game theory. Also, clearly outlines the basic elements and assumptions inherent in game theory as a discipline, and provides specific examples of exemplary case studies within the di …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Game Theory

Game Theory

An entry for game theory within the Web Dictionary of Cybernetics and Systems. Provides a cursory introduction into the field and conceptual underpinnings of game theory.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

The Economics of Networks

The Economics of Networks

This site is a collection of information on economic issues of networks, such as the telephone and fax communications networks, the Internet, financial exchange and credit card networks, as well as on “virtual networks,” such as the virtual network of all Windows or all Mac computers. Ranked as one of the top 5 economics sites worldwide by The Econ …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Review of Network Economics

Review of Network Economics

Journal providing reviews and surveys of topical issues relevant to network industries which include economics of network, regulation, competition law and dissemination of insightful critiques. Refereed.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Berlecon Research

Berlecon Research

This site analyzes the economic potential of new e-business technologies and their application by companies. It contains research assessments on the future of e-business and the development of the market.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

The Weightless Economy

The Weightless Economy

Information economics site devoted to the work of Professor Danny Quay. The site operates as an archive for most of his published work on information economics as well as for works in progress, and presents links to other prominent academics in the field.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Society for Computational Economics

Society for Computational Economics

This site has links to topics exploring the intersection of economics and computation. It also includes links to conference information, special interest group contact information, journal and book pointers, information regarding our graduate student paper contest, and details on joining the SCE.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

IBM Research: Information Economies Project

IBM Research: Information Economies Project

This site investigates the economic possibilities of the internet in the coming years in which billions of economically-motivated software agents find and process information and disseminate it to humans and, increasingly, to other agents.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Boston College Research Guides: Economics

Boston College Research Guides: Economics

This site describes major economic datasets, both U.S. and International, covering topics from crop reporting to macroeconomics and information economics. Resources include both print and electronic formats and include links to documentation when possible.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Economics

DavidHardesty.com

DavidHardesty.com

DavidHardesty.com provides current news as well as consulting services for taxation of e-commerce and technology companies. Additionally, the site offeres services in accounting, corporate governance, audit committee operation, and Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404. Books on the above subjects authored by Hardesty can be purchased on the site.
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board

Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board

The Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board promulgates accounting principles for federal government reporting entities. This website provides access to all publications issued by FASAB including exposure drafts, the volume of original pronouncements, newsletters, minutes and meeting agendas.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

CommerceNet

CommerceNet

CommerceNet was formed in 1994 to help create a unified e-commerce movement, by bringing innovative thinkers from the world’s great universities and successful corporations together with the entrepreneurs and dreamers from e-commerce start-ups.
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Governmental Accounting Standards Board

Governmental Accounting Standards Board

The mission of the Governmental Accounting Standards Board is to establish and improve standards of state and local governmental accounting and financial reporting that will result in useful information for users of financial reports and guide and educate the public, including issues, auditors, and users of those financial reports.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

IPL FAQ: Old Stock Certificates

IPL FAQ: Old Stock Certificates

How can I determine if my old stock certificates are worth anything? Find out from this IPL Frequently Asked Question site.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments; Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

A Business Researcher’s Interests

A Business Researcher’s Interests

“The purpose of this site is to serve as the WWW resource for researchers, academics and practitioners with interest in Information Processes, Information Systems and Information Technologies that are relevant to Contemporary Organizational Issues. This site is sponsored by the Association for Information Systems, the international organization th …
Subject: Business & Economics

PC Quote

PC Quote

Fifteen minute delayed quotes for all “U.S. and Canadian listed equities (stocks), U.S. exchange-listed corporate bonds, NASDAQ-listed money market and mutual funds, U.S. options, U.S. commodities, U.S. commodity options.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

JISC – Japanese Industrial Standards Committee

JISC – Japanese Industrial Standards Committee

English site for the Japanese Industrial Standards Committee (JISC), which “establishes and maintains Japanese Industrial Standards” and “develops measurement standards and technical infrastructure for standardization.” Covers the industrial standards utilized, the measures used to assess product conformity to these standards, and general informati …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Industry

Journal of Statistical Software

Journal of Statistical Software

“Journal of Statistical Software publishes (1) Manuals, user’s guides, and other forms of description of statistical software. (2) The code of new statistical software. (3) Data sets that are of use to statisticians. (4) Reviews and comparisons of statistical software. ”

“The typical JSS paper will have a section explaining the statistical techni …

Subject: Computers & Internet–Computer Software; Business & Economics–Statistics

Market Technicians Association, Inc.

Market Technicians Association, Inc.

“The Market Technicians Association (MTA), incorporated in 1973, is the national organization of market analysis professionals in the United States. This not-for-profit association has three main goals:
* Encourage the exchange of technical information and collectively explore new frontiers in the area of technical research;
* Educate the public …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Chance Magazine

Chance Magazine

“CHANCE is a magazine, jointly published by the American Statistical Association and Springer-Verlag, about statistics and the use of statistics in society. It is intended for everyone who has an interest in the analysis of data.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Statistics

International Cemetery and Funeral Association

International Cemetery and Funeral Association

“The ICFA is an international trade association for the cemetery, funeral and memorialization industry… The ICFA mission is to serve and support our members in order to help them succeed. ICFA members enjoy a host of benefits designed to increase their management proficiency and improve their businesses — from representation in the governmental …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

Association of Independent Commercial Producers

Association of Independent Commercial Producers

“Founded in 1972, by a small group of television commercial production companies concerned with a single issue, today’s AICP has grown to represent exclusively, the interests of United States companies that specialize in producing commercials on various media – film, video, computer – for advertisers and agencies.” Site includes a member directory …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Entertainment & Leisure–Television

Loss Executives Association

Loss Executives Association

“The Loss Executives Association (LEA) was founded over sixty years ago to provide a forum for discussion, study and consideration of common loss adjustment problems with the belief that a better understanding of such problems would lead to mutually acceptable solutions.”

This site includes lists of resources, membership information and applicatio …

Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants

Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants

“The VSCPA serves as a central source of information for its members, offering education programs and representing the interests of CPAs before both state and federal agencies and legislators. The Society also works to improve the image of the CPA with various publics: the general public, the financial community, the education community and the leg …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Russian-Irish Business Club

Russian-Irish Business Club

“The RIBC is a non-profit association that represents the trade, industrial, financial organizations and professional services, academia, government and media interests of several companies and individuals working in Dublin and the surrounding area with the aim of sharing expertise, information and, most importantly, to provide the members access t …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business

Manufacturers Association of Central Florida

Manufacturers Association of Central Florida

“The Manufacturer’s Association of Central Florida provides the professional organization and the environment through which manufacturing executives work in a unified manner to improve the business competence and economic opportunities of the Association’s members. MACF provides leadership to enhance the quality and competitiveness of its members a …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

InfoMine

InfoMine

Articles and resources for the mining industry. Includes a database of mining companies and properties, info on mining education, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

National Consumers League

National Consumers League

“NCL provides government, businesses, and other organizations with the consumer’s perspective on concerns including child labor, privacy, food safety, and medication information.” The site includes news, membership information, and recent publications.
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

The Direct Marketing Association

The Direct Marketing Association

“Founded in 1917, the Direct Marketing Association (The DMA) is the oldest and largest trade association for users and suppliers in the direct, database and interactive marketing field.” The site includes membership information, library and professional development sections, and an events calendar.
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies

Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies

“Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies magazine is edited for senior-level executives. It provides informative case studies and in-depth features that examine how multinational corporations manage their flow of materials, information and funds across all channels, from their supplier’s supplier to their customer’s customer.”
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business

The International Virtual Assistants Association

The International Virtual Assistants Association

The International Virtual Assistants Association (IVAA) is dedicated to the professional education and development of members of the Virtual Assistance profession, and to educating the public on the role and function of the Virtual Assistant.
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment

Work Doctor Magazine

Work Doctor Magazine

Site provided by two psychologists. Headquarters for the U.S. Campaign Against Workplace Bullying. Commentary on workplace trends, tutorials on survival skills, and tales of tyranny and of courage about workplace harassment. E-mail Q&A service.
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment

Wireless Week

Wireless Week

“Wireless Week is a […] covering all the business, technology and regulatory news in cellular, personal communications services, paging, specialized mobile radio, private mobile radio, wireless Internet, wireless data, satellite, wireless local loop and microwave.”
Subject: Science & Technology–Communications; Business & Economics–Industry

Video Business

Video Business

“Video Business is the leading business-to-business provider of news, perspective and data relating to the creation and delivery of home entertainment content.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Vet On-Line (The International Journal of Veterinary Medicine)

Vet On-Line (The International Journal of Veterinary Medicine)

Vet On-Line is “the first journal of veterinary science on the internet containing articles for veterinary professionals and owners. The aim of this journal is to be a source of information and new ideas in all aspects of veterinary science. “
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Pets; Business & Economics–Agribusiness; Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Zoology

Traditional Building Magazine

Traditional Building Magazine

Traditional Building is a bimonthly magazine edited for professionals involved with restoring old buildings, as well as those designing and constructing new buildings in traditional styles. Traditional Building is not a how-to magazine; it is a ‘where-to-find-it’ magazine.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Fine Arts–Architecture; Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Texas Business Review

Texas Business Review

“Critical to the Bureau of Business Research’s commitment to public service, Texas Business Review (TBR) offers objective analyses on an assortment of issues. Dedicated to presenting current, innovative economic research made accessible for a lay reader, TBR links academic researchers to a larger audience and disseminates information of interest an …
Subject: Business & Economics

Textile World

Textile World

“Textile World has covered the textile industry since 1868, serving textile industry executives in their dual role as technologists and managers. Published monthly, Textile World has won numerous awards, including the Magazine Association of Georgia’s Gold Award for General Excellence for two consecutive years. Featured articles are available in HT …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

The Negotiator

The Negotiator

“The Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen or CAPL is a professional organization for people involved in all aspects of petroleum land management. The CAPL membership includes individuals responsible for the acquisition, administration and disposition of mineral and/or surface rights for petroleum exploration and production companies, as well …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Resource Development; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Straight Goods

Straight Goods

“Straight Goods is a watchdog working for Canadian consumers and citizens. The purpose of Straight Goods is to help you save money, protect your rights and untangle spin with investigative reports, features, forums, archives, and links to many others who share our values.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Sell It On the Web

Sell It On the Web

“A free WWW resource and newsletter dedicated to helping businesses build and maintain an effective Web storefront. Includes ecommerce news, analysis and reviews as well as step-by-step guides covering topics such as building a store and enabling technologies.”
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Scandinavia Now

Scandinavia Now

The only English language e-zine to bring you complete coverage of Scandinavian business, industry, and trade.” Includes news links and sightseeing information. Archived since 1997. ISSN: 1402-1897.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–Europe–Scandinavia

SatireWire

SatireWire

New Satire for the New Economy. “At SatireWire, our intent is to… hold (or possibly subject) the businesses and technologies of the New Economy to time-honored satirical standards, albeit often in new and unusual ways. In consumer terms: We give business the business. In corporate terms: we leverage our platform-agnostic satirical skillset to fa …
Subject: Business & Economics; Business & Economics–E-Commerce; Arts & Humanities–Culture–Humor

Restaurants and Institutions

Restaurants and Institutions

“Restaurants and Institutions is the leading source of vital information for the entire foodservice industry, covering chains, independent restaurants, hotels and institutions.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry; Entertainment & Leisure–Food–Restaurants

Relocation Journal & Real Estate News

Relocation Journal & Real Estate News

“An excellent source of information for corporate relocation professionals, expatriate employees, and international business travelers. Site includes Newsbreak, a weekly newsletter with the latest news and trends in global employee relocation.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

Reel West Magazine

Reel West Magazine

“Western Canada??s Most informative magazine for the film and video industry. Published Bi-monthly, each issue of Reel West features articles for and about the people, places and events that shape our industry.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Entertainment & Leisure–Television; Entertainment & Leisure–Movies

Reason

Reason

“A monthly magazine of free minds and free markets.” …”Examines politics, culture, and ideas from a dynamic libertarian perspective.”
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Purchasing

Purchasing

“Purchasing Magazine–the magazine of total supply chain management–is read regularly by the world’s largest audience of purchasing professionals. It serves 93,500 professionals working in manufacturing, process, and service companies throughout the full spectrum of business. For 85 years, more advertisers have selected Purchasing magazine to conv …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management; Business & Economics–Industry

Products Finishing

Products Finishing

“Products Finishing magazine provides its readers with information about the latest technologies, developments and issues in the finishing industry. It presents the information clearly, correctly and from a perspective that is informative yet enjoyable for the reader.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

PRWeekly

PRWeekly

“PR Week is the first weekly magazine to offer nationwide coverage of the public relations business. It carries the latest news, in-depth analysis, top columnists, and reviews of campaigns – plus the best selection of job opportunities for PR professionals across the US.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Public & Investor Relations

PR Newswire

PR Newswire

“PR Newswire provides comprehensive communications services for public relations and investor relations professionals ranging from information distribution and market intelligence to the creation of online multimedia content and investor relations web sites. Its world-leading wire, Internet, satellite and fax network is capable of pinpoint or mass …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Public & Investor Relations

Platts Global Energy

Platts Global Energy

“Platts is the specialist energy market reporting company of the McGraw Hill Companies. Platts initially reported only on US petroleum markets, but in over 75 years of reporting has concentrated on covering the international energy markets. In addition Platts also reports on oil, petrochemicals, non-ferrous metals, shipping, power and natural gas. …
Subject: Science & Technology–Energy; Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities

Policy Magazine

Policy Magazine

“The quarterly journal of Australia’s leading public policy research institute. Since 1984, Policy has consistently published articles authored by some of today’s leading thinkers on issues of public policy. Due to the quality of work and the diversity of topics discussed, Policy is widely read in Australia and around the world.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Social Sciences–Social Issues And Social Welfare; Education

Planning & Markets

Planning & Markets

“A new wholly electronic journal devoted to comparing the merits of planned interventions and market solutions, and to evaluating one approach or the other as applied to a specific policy issue.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Ziff Davis Smart Business

Ziff Davis Smart Business

“The monthly magazine for senior business managers who are actively investing in technology and business services to benefit their top and bottom-lines. Written in the language of business, Ziff Davis Smart Business delivers information to decision makers who know that integrating technology into core business functions is the key to growth.”
Subject: Computers & Internet; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Occupational Outlook Quarterly

Occupational Outlook Quarterly

“OOQ provides practical information on jobs and careers. Articles are written in straightforward, non-technical language and cover a wide variety of career and work-related topics such as new and emerging occupations, training opportunities, salary trends, and results of new studies from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Employment

The Northern Miner

The Northern Miner

“The Northern Miner covers the worldwide activities of mining companies based in North America or listed on North American exchanges. Through a weekly newspaper and a daily on-line news service, we provide accurate, timely and authoritative reporting on exploration and mining activity, property acquisitions, mergers and acquisitions, mining and met …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry

New Equipment Digest

New Equipment Digest

“Voted as the most preferred general industrial magazine, New Equipment Digest brings you newequipment.com, an online resource for the latest in innovative products, equipment and services for industry. Search the 16 Marketplaces for Industry News, Product Showcase and our Product of the Day. Registered users have access to full-text articles in H …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry

NBER Reporter

NBER Reporter

“The Reporter OnLine provides Research Summaries and Program Reports from recent issues of the Reporter. Full-text articles are available in HTML format.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

NBER Working Papers

NBER Working Papers

The National Bureau of Economic Research has “made its working papers available via the Internet. Papers are available from September 1994 on in either Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format (scanned page images–print quality varies), or page images at various resolutions. Note that there can be a delay between the time of publication and availability. Paper …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

The Network Journal

The Network Journal

Monthly print and online business magazine for Black professionals and business owners. News and articles on issues affecting business and the workplace; features on successful entrepreneurs and professionals; career and industry trends, entertainment, technology, and more.
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–African Americans In Business; Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship–African American Entrepreneurs

National Tax Journal

National Tax Journal

“The National Tax Journal is published quarterly by the National Tax Association as one method of fulfilling certain of the purposes of the organization, namely to encourage research in government finance by all interested persons and the dissemination of the resultant knowledge. This database provides an archive of National Tax Journal articles f …
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax

Moneywise

Moneywise

UK personal finance magazine featuring news, advice, spending and investment tips, and financial product investigations.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Manufacturing.net

Manufacturing.net

“Manufacturing.Net combines the industry??s most comprehensive product and supplier databases with news and original editorial content, powerful search and retrieval capabilities and the convenience of e-commerce. Manufacturing.Net contains a wealth of information for manufacturing professionals in an easily accessible format. It includes up-to-dat …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Machine Design

Machine Design

“Machine Design provides a complete information source for design engineers.” It includes “powerful how-to editorial, as well as technical news coverage, application case histories, and personal, professional, and management information”.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Maintenance Resources On-line Magazine

Maintenance Resources On-line Magazine

“MaintenanceResources.com publishes the monthly ‘Maintenance Resources On-line Magazine.’ This electronic magazine is for plant engineering, maintenance and reliability professionals looking for articles and information that will help them keep their plant or facilty operating as efficiently as possible. Each issue contains 4-5 stories covering suc …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

Kansas City Small Business Monthly

Kansas City Small Business Monthly

News for small business and entrepreneurs in Kansas City. Features on marketing, technology, e-commerce, and business leader profiles.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Midwest -Western (Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota); Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Journal of Transportation and Statistics

Journal of Transportation and Statistics

“A scholarly, peer-reviewed journal [serving] the transportation community by increasing the understanding of the role of transportation in society, its function in the economy, and its interactions with the environment.” All issues online, 1998 to present.
Subject: Science & Technology–Transportation–Road; Business & Economics–Statistics

Journal of Modern Business

Journal of Modern Business

The JMB is an online journal published to “provide educational and professional interests with a freely accessible source for peer-reviewed articles.” Topics cover management, marketing, organizational behavior, economics, finance, and business law.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Supply and Demand Chain Executive

Supply and Demand Chain Executive

“The Executive???s user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation, utilizing hard-hitting analysis, viewpoints and unbiased case studies to steer executives and supply management professionals through the complicated, yet critical, world of supply and demand chain enablement to gain competitive advantage.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Internet Advisor

Internet Advisor

“Internet Advisor is the complete technical guide to mastering the technology and achieving the business benefits of the Internet, the World Wide Web, and Intranets, perhaps the most important technology breakthrough of all. Written by expert consultants and developers, Internet Advisor explains exactly how to design, build, deploy, and manage appl …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

InformationWeek

InformationWeek

“InformationWeek is a weekly magazine that combines the goals of business with technology to help you make the strategic decisions that affect your company’s bottom line. Every week, InformationWeek delivers in-depth, mission-critical editorial that reinforces the strategic side of technology and the technical aspects of smart business.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Incentive

Incentive

“Incentive is the only publication devoted exclusively to motivation and performance improvement through the use of incentive programs and consumer promotions. We are a FIRST-READ for executives looking to improve company performance and a FIRST-BUY for advertisers looking to reach the most qualified incentive buyer decision-makers.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Inc. Magazine

Inc. Magazine

“Inc. and Inc. Technology are the premiere U.S. publications for entrepreneurship. Providing hands-on advice, case studies, and big-picture overviews on the state of small business in the U.S., the magazines have a print circulation of 660,000. You can sample a free issue of Inc. or renew your subscription right at inc.com.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

IDII Software Newsletter

IDII Software Newsletter

“To assist the professional dealing with software in Warehousing Distribution, Logistics, and the Supply Chain … We educate and share news on software for warehousing, transportation, shipping, packing, slotting, loading, optimization, and enterprise wide software solutions. This free newsletter is published twice a month and is targeted toward s …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Electronics; Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade; Computers & Internet–Computer Software

Futures Online

Futures Online

“Futures and options trading information and education for traders, market updates every day, and links to many futures industry firms and sources. “
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Far Eastern Economic Review

Far Eastern Economic Review

This is a weekly e-journal based on the Far Eastern Economic Review (FEER). It features stories on politics and policy, business, investment, and technology in Southeast Asia. It also contains information on the print issue of FEER, travel in Asia, and links to cites on Asia.
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur

Magazine for entrepreneurs, featuring articles and advice on start-ups, financing, technology, web-based business, and small business management. Different version of magazine available in Spanish.
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

ECMgt.com

ECMgt.com

“Monthly eCommerce developments high-lighting strategy, trends and news. Each month focuses on one of the following eCommerce trends [outlined in] ECnow.com’s Top-10 eCommerce Predictions for 1999.” Ex. of past issue trends: “companies will continue to demonstrate success with EC while small to medium enterprises (SME’s) flock to the net; Will see …
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Customer Inter@ction Solutions

Customer Inter@ction Solutions

“Publication for call center/contact center and customer service managers, corporate managers, IT professionals, and others responsible for the management of inbound/outbound call centers, help desks, customer support services, eCommerce, eSales, and customer relationship management.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

Dallas Business Journal

Dallas Business Journal

Online version of the Dallas Business Journal, featuring “the latest breaking business news, updated throughout the day, some of this week’s top stories from the Dallas Business Journal and other popular features from the print edition.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–North America–United States–Southwest (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas)

Consumer Reports Online

Consumer Reports Online

“Consumer Reports is your most reliable and complete source for independent reviews of products and services. We’re a nonprofit organization that has been testing products on behalf of consumers for more than 60 years. We started in 1936 with 4000 subscribers. A lot has happened since then.” This site is a subscription site set up to list the vario …
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

Consumer online

Consumer online

“Consumer magazine has been New Zealand’s trusted source of consumer advice and information for 37 years. Published monthly with test reports in every issue, it gives you all the facts you need to get the best value for money; be it in supermarket or car yard; whether choosing insurance or investing for your future security.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

IT Business: Computer Dealer News

IT Business: Computer Dealer News

“The leading information source for Canadian IT solution providers since 1985. (Canada’s national newsmagazine is) designed to provide VARs, system integrators, system builders, ISVs and retailers with the most comprehensive coverage of news, events and issues in the IT channel.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Computers & Internet–Computers & Internet News; Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade; Regional & Country Information–North America–Canada

Commerce Business Daily

Commerce Business Daily

“The Commerce Business Daily (CBD) lists notices of proposed government procurement actions, contract awards, sales of government property, and other procurement information. A new edition of the CBD is issued every business day. Each edition contains approximately 500-1,000 notices. Each notice appears in the CBD only once. The CBD databases onlin …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Business & Economics

Career Connections

Career Connections

“Newsletter for job-hunters. Career Connections is designed to: help job-seekers market themselves more effectively in a changing and ever-increasing job market; provide ongoing support, encouragement, and ideas to job-seekers worldwide; and offer a practical hands-on and how-to-do-it approach.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Employment

Business Quest (B>Quest): A Journal of Applied Topics in Business and Economics

Business Quest (B>Quest): A Journal of Applied Topics in Business and Economics

“In order to serve as an interface between different academic disciplines and between academicians and practitioners, B>Quest (Business Quest) publishes on the World Wide Web highly readable articles in the various business disciplines and economics whose subject matter is of interest to either or both academicians and practitioners. Particularl …
Subject: Business & Economics

Business News Americas

Business News Americas

Daily digest of Latin American business news in ten sectors: E-commerce – Mining – Electric Power – Oil & Gas – Metals – Environment – Telecommunications – Privatization – Construction/Infrastructure – Banking. Top stories are freely available, but a subscription is required to view additional articles.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Regional & Country Information–South America; Regional & Country Information–North America–Central America

Business 2.0

Business 2.0

A “magazine to help clarify and demystify the changing landscape of business and deliver practical, inviting, and in-depth information.” Now a part of CNNmoney.com.
Subject: Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Business Day

Business Day

“Daily South African newspaper offering online personalised news, a share portfolio, searchable archive and more.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Africa; Business & Economics

BioWorld Today

BioWorld Today

“BioWorld Today is the news service of record for the biotechnology industry and is published every business morning. BioWorld Today will keep you up to date on all of the industry’s business, science and regulatory news — mergers and collaborations, FDA hearings and results, breakthroughs in research and much more. Biotechnology executives, scien …
Subject: Science & Technology–Life Sciences–Biotechnology; Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News

Asia Pacific Management Forum

Asia Pacific Management Forum

“The APMF is a daily e-zine of Research and Street Intelligence on Asian business strategy, management, marketing, economics, finance, and politics. Designed for international and Asian managers and investors with an interest in Asian markets, it features 6 monthly and 2 daily columns, access to market research reports, fully refereed articles, ab …
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Business & Economics

Asia, Inc.

Asia, Inc.

“Online business magazine from Asia providing investment information on Asian business from regional financial experts.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–Asia; Business & Economics

Area Development

Area Development

Contains demographic and economic information and detailed financial and tax incentive information for the U.S., Canada and World-wide.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Tax; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Apertura

Apertura

“One of the main business magazines of Argentina. From this page, you can find most of the articles released by this magazine since 1989.”
Subject: Regional & Country Information–South America; Business & Economics

The Amateur Computerist Newsletter

The Amateur Computerist Newsletter

“The Amateur Computerist grew out of a battle against the cancellation of computer programming classes for hourly workers at the Ford Rouge Factory. The newsletter deals with computer issues and labor issues. The Amateur Computerist is dedicated to support for grassroots efforts and movements like the “computers for the people movement” that gave b …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Computers & Internet–Programming

ABA Banking Journal

ABA Banking Journal

The official publication of the American Banking Association, this is a special web edition of the print magazine with content from recent issues of ABA Banking Journal, the monthly magazine of the American Bankers Association.
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking

National Association of Home Builders

National Association of Home Builders

A “federation of more than 800 state and local builders associations throughout the United States” whose mission is “to enhance the climate for housing and the building industry, and to promote policies that will keep housing a national priority.” The Association’s web site has resources for both consumers and professionals relating to building reg …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Construction; Business & Economics–Real Estate

Government Finance Officers Association

Government Finance Officers Association

An “association of public-sector finance professionals dedicated to providing high-quality support to state and local governments” in the U.S. and Canada. The site offers information of general interest to public finance professionals, including certification requirements, employment resources, publications and recommended practices.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Government; Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Finance

emarketing Assocation

emarketing Assocation

“The eMarketing Association (eMA) is the professional association for companies and individuals involved in the practice of e-marketing and the integration of on-line and offline marketing. The eMA is a premier resource for web certifications, professional certifications, seminars, events, processes, trade shows, news, standards, advertising, tec …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Norsk Statistisk Forening

Norsk Statistisk Forening

The purpose of the Norwegian Statistical Society is to support the professional interests of Norwegian statisicians and to facilitate cooperation and communication between the statistics community in Norway and Scandinavian and statisticians worldwide. This site has information about membership and conferences and other upcoming events.
Subject: Business & Economics–Statistics; Science & Technology–Mathematics

International Facility Management Association

International Facility Management Association

“IFMA is a not-for-profit, incorporated association dedicated to promoting excellence in the management of facilities. Globally, IFMA spots trends, conducts research, provides educational programs, and assists corporate and organizational facility managers in developing strategies to manage human, facility and real estate resources.” The site featu …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Texas Locksmiths Association

Texas Locksmiths Association

“The Texas Locksmiths Association was organized by a group of concerned locksmiths from throughout the state on February 22, 1964. Since that first group of pioneers, the Association has grown to about 700 active members. TLA also provides for a statewide locksmith convention held on an annual basis. At this event classes, clinics and an exhibition …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

Society of American Florists

Society of American Florists

“Chartered by an act of Congress in 1884, the Society of American Florists (SAF) is the only national trade association that represents all segments of the U. S. floral industry. SAF’s 16,000 members comprise the industry’s top retailers, growers, wholesalers, importers, manufacturers, suppliers, educators, students and allied organizations.” This …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade

Michigan Manufacturers Association

Michigan Manufacturers Association

“The Michigan Manufacturers Association (MMA) is the state??s leading advocate exclusively devoted to promoting and maintaining a business climate favorable to industry. MMA’s goal is to make it possible for Michigan manufacturers to successfully compete in the national and international marketplace.” Site contains information about MMA products a …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Parachute Industry Association

Parachute Industry Association

Association for parachute manufacturers and equipment dealers. Site features a yellow pages linking to members, jump clubs, and skydiving organizations; information their annual symposium, and meetings and committee information. PIA specifications are also available for sale here.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing; Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade

Canadian Association of Professional Speakers

Canadian Association of Professional Speakers

“The Canadian Association of Professional Speakers is home to over 250 professional speakers, keynoters, trainers and facilitators from across Canada… CAPS members come together to build their skills, develop their businesses, and advance the industry.” In addition to resources like news, upcoming events, and chapter directories for speakers, th …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

Canadian Professional Sales Association

Canadian Professional Sales Association

Organization supporting Canadian sales professionals. Provides tools, resources and training to members. Website presents a sales resource centre, career mall, certification opportunities, and organization information.
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Association for Financial Professionals

Association for Financial Professionals

“The Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) in Bethesda, Maryland, formerly the Treasury Management Association has grown in the past 20 years into a community of nearly 15,000 individuals representing a broad spectrum of the treasury and finance profession. AFP supports its members throughout all stages of their careers with cutting-edge re …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Corporate Finance

Financial Executives Institute

Financial Executives Institute

“We are the preeminent professional association for senior financial executives representing (individuals from corporations) throughout the United States and Canada. Membership driven, FEI provides peer networking opportunities, emerging issues alerts, personal and professional development and advocacy services to Chief Financial Officers, Controll …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Finance

Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export

Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export

“The Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export (CAMESE) is the national voice for Canada’s mining equipment and service exporters. The association’s corporate members across the country supply most of the products and services required for successful mining.”

This site features profiles of CAMESE’s 200+ member companies, …

Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing; Business & Economics–Industry–Resource Development

Hydraulic Institute

Hydraulic Institute

“The mission of the Hydraulic Institute (HI) is to serve member companies and pump users by providing product standards and a forum for the exchange of industry information. Today, most major U.S. pump manufacturers are active members. Pump users, engineering contractors and others who specify and purchase and apply pumps will find a wide array of …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

New York Association of In-house Locksmiths

New York Association of In-house Locksmiths

“A non-profit educational association of locksmiths working “in-house.” Our members are employed by educational facilities, hospitals, corporations, institutions, hotels and government agencies in the greater New York City area.” Site features information on activities and meetings, including training seminars; job listings; membership info; and r …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

Minnesota Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers

Minnesota Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers

Information and resources for independent insurance agents in the state of Minnesota. The site has information on the association, how to join, a calendar of the classes offered by the association, and industry news, including legislative updates. Links to industry-related sites are also available.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

Canadian Plastics Industry Association

Canadian Plastics Industry Association

The goal of the association is “to advance the prosperity and international competitiveness of the Canadian plastics industry in an environmentally and socially responsible manner. The site… provides many facets of educational and research/reference materials on plastics and its uses and recyclability.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Xplor Canada Association

Xplor Canada Association

“The Canadian affiliate of Xplor International, the Electronic Document Systems Association. Xplor Inetrnational’s mission is to provide organizations and individuals with lerning and networking opportunities which enhance the effective use of electronic document technology to achieve business objectives.” The Website contains “information about th …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Computers & Internet; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Food & Consumer Products Manufacturers of Canada

Food & Consumer Products Manufacturers of Canada

“FCPMC is the industry association representing over 180 Canadian operated member companies that manufacture & market an array of food & consumer products that are integral to daily life at home, work & leisure. These companies provide Canadians with safe, nutritious & high quality products sold through retail grocery, drug, convenience, mass merch …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Food & Beverages

Alaska Manufacturers Association

Alaska Manufacturers Association

“A nonprofit member of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership. Provides services to manufacturers in a variety of areas in order to strengthen the bottom line results.” Website has “an Alaskan Manufacturers look-up database engine coupled with the information pages for the AkMA itself.”
Subject: Entertainment & Leisure–Food; Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

The National Frozen and Refrigerated Foods Association

The National Frozen and Refrigerated Foods Association

“The Mission of the National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) is to Promote the Sales and Consumption of Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Through: Education, Training, Research, Sales Planning and Menu Development, and Providing a Forum for Industry Dialogue.” The site provides basic information about NFRA as well as membership info, indus …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Food & Beverages

National Speakers Association

National Speakers Association

“NSA: The Voice of the Speaking Profession, is the premier association for experts who speak professionally.” The site includes administrative information about the organization, membership information, resources for finding a speaker, news and events, and articles from their publication Professional Speaker Magazine.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media; Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

American Society for Quality

American Society for Quality

“ASQ is a society of individual and organizational members dedicated to the ongoing, development, advancement, and promotion of quality concepts, principles, and techniques.” The site includes a newsletter, conference information, and other publications.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

The Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits

The Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits

“Founded in 1979, MAP, The Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits, is a nonprofit management support agency that provides affordable consulting, leadership and technical assistance to other charitable nonprofit organizations primarily within Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. MAP recruits employed and retired professionals to volunteer to c …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management; Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

National Aggregates Association

National Aggregates Association

“NAA represents producers of construction aggregates, which include sand, gravel, crushed and broken stone. For more than 88 years, NAA has provided its members with education, training, research, technology, representation before Congress and federal regulatory bodies and public relations experts to increase professionalism of the aggregates indu …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Institute for Business and Professional Ethics

Institute for Business and Professional Ethics

Sponsored by DePaul University, the Institute’s objective “is to provide a forum for exploring and furthering ethical practices in organizations”. The “resources” section includes Business Ethics magazine, a membership newsletter, and links to other ethics-related resources online.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

National Mail Order Association

National Mail Order Association

“The National Mail Order Association is a 27 year old organization that provides education, information and contacts to the direct marketing industry. It’s main focus is helping small to midsize companies.” Website includes an information library, a newsletter, new product listings, membership information, and a ‘members only’ section.
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade

National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors

National Association of Fire Equipment Distributors

NAFED is a trade association that represents fire equipment distributors, suppliers, and affiliates and “was established in 1963 in an effort to improve the professional, technical, and business competence within the fire equipment distribution industry.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Other Industries

Asia Pacific Cities Forum

Asia Pacific Cities Forum

International “action partnership promoting business citizenship in urban developments.” Seeks better managed and more livable cities through partnerships between businesses, local governments, and other urban stakeholders. The site includes news, upcoming events, activities, and recent publications.
Subject: Business & Economics; Business & Economics–Economics

Global Information Infrastructure Commission

Global Information Infrastructure Commission

“The mission of the Global Information Infrastructure Commission (GIIC) is to foster private sector leadership and private-public sector cooperation in the development of information networks and services to advance global economic growth, education and quality of life. The GIIC is an independent, non-governmental initiative involving leaders from …
Subject: Computers & Internet–Internet; Business & Economics–Economics; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Editors’ Association of Canada

Editors’ Association of Canada

“Established in 1979, the Editors’ Association of Canada is a national, nonprofit organization of both English- and French-language editors. Members include a broad range of people in publishing, from proofreaders, copy editors, and researchers to production editors, substantive editors, and desktop publishers. What we share is a dedication to prom …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Manufacturers’ Agents National Association

Manufacturers’ Agents National Association

“Nonprofit trade organization for independent manufacturers’ sales agencies and the manufacturers they represent. Covers all products and industries. Web site includes news on legislation and other issues affecting manufacturers’ reps, links to members, classified ads, bulletin board with live chat, membership application, information on the organ …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Tube & Pipe Association, International

Tube & Pipe Association, International

“We’re the association that can help you find everything you need to know about existing and emerging technologies in the tube and pipe industry. Our site includes: industry news; trade show calendars, information and online registration; conference information; bookstore; ad rates, subscription and editorial info for The Fabricator, Stamping Journ …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International

Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International

“We??re the association that can help you find everything you need to know about existing and emerging metal forming and fabricating trends and technologies. Our site includes: industry news; trade show calendars, information and online registration; conference information; bookstore; ad rates, subscription and editorial info for The Fabricator, St …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Organization of Woman In International Trade

Organization of Woman In International Trade

The Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) is “a non-profit professional organization designed to promote women doing business in international trade by providing networking and educational opportunities. Our members include women and men doing business in all facets of international trade including finance, public relations, governme …
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Institute of Internal Auditors

Institute of Internal Auditors

“Established in 1941, The IIA serves more than 60,000 members in internal auditing, governance and internal control, IT audit, education, and security from more than 100 countries.” The site includes information about the profession, including certification and career opportunities, as well as descriptions or full text versions of publications, ev …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Financial Accounting Standards Board

Financial Accounting Standards Board

“The mission of the Financial Accounting Standards Board is to establish and improve standards of financial accounting and reporting for the guidance and education of the public, including issuers, auditors, and users of financial information…About 1,000 corporations, banks, and other organizations are members of the Financial Accounting Foundati …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Clearinghouse for Volunteer Accounting Services

Clearinghouse for Volunteer Accounting Services

“An organization that matches accountants with community organizations. Volunteers share their skills with California’s nonprofit organizations through two programs, the Technical Assistance Program and the Board Member Placement Program.” The website describes CVAS’s services, lists organizations that have been helped, and includes contact informa …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

Hotel Electronic Distribution Network Association

Hotel Electronic Distribution Network Association

“HEDNA [The Hotel Electronic Distribution Network Association] is an international, not-for-profit organization formed by hoteliers in 1991 to promote and accelerate the use of Global Distribution Systems (GDS) as well as other electronic hotel reservation methods.” The site includes information about committees, conferences, chapters, membership …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Hotels And Lodging

Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics

Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Economics

“The Society for the Advancement of Behavioral Econoics is an association committed to the rigourous economic analysis of the world we live in. SABE members possess a deep and abiding interest in how people actually behave because an understanding of such behavior is a vital determinant in the micro foundations of economics as a social science.” …
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services; Business & Economics–Economics; Social Sciences–Psychology

International Right of Way Association

International Right of Way Association

“The mission of the International Right of Way Association is to unite the efforts of its members toward individual development, improved service to employers and to the public and improvement in the body of knowledge related to the professional tasks of its members.” At the International Right of Way Association (IRWA) Online, you can “learn mor …
Subject: Science & Technology–Engineering; Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities; Business & Economics–Real Estate

American Business Press

American Business Press

“Established in 1907, American Business Press is the industry association for business-to-business information providers, including producers of magazines, CD-ROMS, Web sites, trade shows and other ancillary products that build upon the printed product. “
Subject: Business & Economics; Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Small Publishers Association of North America

Small Publishers Association of North America

“The Small Publishers Association of North America (SPAN) emerged out of a need for energized, decisive leadership. When COSMEP folded in February of 1996, a void was left in our industry. We are committed to filling that void–to being your best, most creative, most dynamic source for revenue-generating information and money-saving tips. Our missi …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

American Society of Magazine Editors

American Society of Magazine Editors

Professional organization for editors of print and online magazines in the United States. Website offers guidelines for professionals, statistics and analysis of the publishing industry, and information on public policy affecting editors and publishers.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Magazine Publishers of America

Magazine Publishers of America

Organization for publishers of print and online magazines in the United States. Website offers tips for professionals, articles, statistics, and news on advertising, consumers, sales, marketing, trends, and public policy that affects the publishing industry.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

International Corrugated Case Association

International Corrugated Case Association

“The purpose of ICCA is to serve the interests of the worldwide corrugated container industry primarily through services and activities which supplement those providedby its active members – the industry’s national and regional trade associations or federations.” The Website “provides statistical data, contact information, current industry events, …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Association of Canadian Publishers

Association of Canadian Publishers

“The Association of Canadian Publishers (ACP) represents over 135 Canadian-owned book publishers, with members from all provinces, and members from the literary, general trade, education, and scholarly sectors. Through all our activities, the ACP encourages the writing, publishing, distribution and promotion of Canadian books.” The site includes i …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

Independent Sector

Independent Sector

“INDEPENDENT SECTOR is a national leadership forum, working to encourage philanthropy, volunteering, not-for-profit initiative and citizen action that help us better serve people and communities.. Membership is open to foundations, corporations with giving programs, and national voluntary organizations. Membership is open to nongovernmental orga …
Subject: Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

National Retail Federation

National Retail Federation

“As the world??s largest retail trade association, NRF??s mission is to conduct programs and services in research, education, training, information technology, and government affairs to protect and advance the interests of the retail industry. NRF’s membership includes the leading department, specialty, independent, discount, and mass merchandise s …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade

Council on Foundations

Council on Foundations

“For 50 years, the Council on Foundations has helped foundation staff, trustees and board members in their day to day grantmaking activities. Through one-to-one technical assistance, research, publications, conferences and workshops, legal services, and a wide array of other services, the Council addresses the important issues and challenges tha …
Subject: Business & Economics–Non-Profit Organizations

Canadian Construction Association

Canadian Construction Association

Provides industry-related news, a calendar of events, links to association publications, conference and event information, and recent statistics. Available in English and French.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Association of Construction Inspectors

Association of Construction Inspectors

“The Association of Construction Inspectors is an organization of Professionals who provide the vital services of Inspecting Construction projects for verifying percentage of completion (draw requests). ACI was created to provide education, training, standards and professional recognition in a field which is becoming increasingly more important to …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Construction

Advancing Women

Advancing Women

“An award winning, bi-lingual [English and Spanish] web site, offering business and technology news and career strategies for women in the workplace, including the first refereed journal for women researchers and educators.” Includes an online career center, Today’s Womens’ News feature, forums for discussion, links for networking with internation …
Subject: Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers; Business & Economics–Businesspeople–Businesswomen; Business & Economics–Business & Economics News; Social Sciences–Gender & Sexuality–Women–Careers

Association of National Advertisers

Association of National Advertisers

“We are the industry’s premier marketing and advertising trade association, the only organization exclusively dedicated to serving the interests of corporations that advertise and market their products and services in the U.S. Founded in 1910, we are headquartered in New York City.” The site has information about the organization and its committe …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

American Advertising Federation

American Advertising Federation

“The American Advertising Federation (AAF) is The Unifying Voice for Advertising. We are the only professional advertising association that binds the mutual interests of corporate advertisers, agencies, media companies, suppliers and academia. The AAF’s 50,000 members share a commitment to make advertising a positive force in America’s economy and …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Society of Government Economists

Society of Government Economists

“SGE is an organization for all those interested in economics and public policy issues. Benefits of membership include newsletters, monthly luncheons, and Society-sponsored conferences. This website is designed to provide information about the mission of SGE, Newsletter highlights, upcoming events, and upcoming and past conferences and lecturers.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

Society for Computational Economics

Society for Computational Economics

“Computational economics explores the intersection of economics and computation. Included within computational economics are special interest groups focusing on computational approaches to agent based models, econometrics and statistics, finance, macro modeling, and dynamics, as well as on Internet economics, programming languages, and teaching of …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

International Association for the Economics of Participation

International Association for the Economics of Participation

“The main function of the IAFEP is to explore the economics of participation. Typical topics that members work on include employee ownership, cooperatives, labor-management decision-making, co-determination, profit-sharing, non-profit organizations, and economic democracy. For years we published the Journal of Economic Analysis and Workers’ Managem …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers Unions

International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers Unions

“Some 20 million workers worldwide are now organised within the ICEM, the International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers Unions. The ICEM is a rapidly growing industry-based world labour federation dedicated to practical international solidarity.” The site has news and issues, links to networks of unions, online versions of …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing; Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace–Labor Unions–G Through M; Business & Economics–Industry–Resource Development

DECA – An Association of Marketing Students

DECA – An Association of Marketing Students

“DECA, a national association of marketing education students, provides teachers and members with educational and leadership development activities to merge with the education classroom instructional program. DECA is an integral part of the classroom instructional program. DECA chapters attract students who are interested in preparing for entrepr …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

National Federation of Independent Business

National Federation of Independent Business

“The National Federation of Independent Business is the nation’s largest advocacy organization representing small and independent businesses. With an audited membership of 600,000 business owners, NFIB is a melting pot of commercial enterprise; high-tech manufacturers and family farmers, neighborhood retailers and service companies. ” The site o …
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

National Association of Manufacturers

National Association of Manufacturers

“The NAM’s mission is to enhance the competitiveness of manufacturers and improve living standards for working Americans by shaping a legislative and regulatory environment conducive to U.S. economic growth, and to increase understanding among policy-makers, the media and the general public about the importance of manufacturing to America’s economi …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Certified Practising Accountants of Australia

Certified Practising Accountants of Australia

With a membership of more than 108,000 finance, accounting and business professionals across the globe, CPA Australia is the sixth largest accounting body in the world.

Our international presence continues to grow in terms of representation on international bodies and influence in the profession globally.

In areas of financial reporting, taxation …

Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Association of Government Accountants

Association of Government Accountants

“The Association of Government Accountants is a professional association of more than 15,000 individuals representing executive levels in federal, state and local government agencies and departments.” The site has information on chapters, publications, conferences membership, and employment opportunities.
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Consumers International

Consumers International

Consumers International is “a worldwide non-profit federation of consumer organisations, dedicated to the protection and promotion of consumer interests.” The site has advice for consumers and information about current issues. It also has a searchable directory of members.
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

American Accounting Association

American Accounting Association

“The American Accounting Association promotes worldwide excellence in accounting education, research and practice. Founded in 1916 as the American Association of University Instructors in Accounting, its present name was adopted in 1936. The Association is a voluntary organization of persons interested in accounting education and research.” In add …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

Broadcast Education Association

Broadcast Education Association

“The Broadcast Education Association is the organization for professors, students and professionals involved in teaching and research related to radio, television and electronic media education. There are currently more than 1,600 members.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies

National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies

This “102-year-old property/casualty trade association is the industry’s largest, both in number of member companies (nearly 1,200) and the amount of business underwritten.” The page has major sections covering industry news and issues.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

Alliance of Claims Assistance Professionals

Alliance of Claims Assistance Professionals

The “members include professional electronic billers who work for providers as well as professional claims assistance professionals who work for patients.” The site has a list of ACAP professionals along with their standards of conduct. You can also view the latest issue of the ACAP newsletter.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association

Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association

The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association’s mission is “to increase participation in sports and foster industry growth and vitality.” Their site includes information about trends and industry growth, descriptions of new products, and a product/company search that brings up a list of manufacturers for over a thousand products.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals in Business

Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals in Business

“SOCAP is the only organization that offers comprehensive resources for professional development, benchmarking and networking for consumer affairs/customer support professionals.” The site has a job bank, bookstore, and information about membership. Some areas of the site, such as the chat rooms, are accessible to members only.
Subject: Business & Economics–Consumer Issues & Services

Association for Corporate Growth

Association for Corporate Growth

“The Association for Corporate Growth is the premier association for and about professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers & acquisitions. Its over 4000 members are primarily located with 32 chapters in the United States and Canada. The official website of ACG International features news and items of interest to m …
Subject: Business & Economics

Poland Business Association

Poland Business Association

“Providing business, cultural and tourist information for Poland, the Poland Business Association offers assistance to anyone interested in Poland.” Site includes “news, trade leads, buyer’s guide and telephone book, articles by important business leaders and politicians.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Women in Packaging, Inc.

Women in Packaging, Inc.

“International asssociation dedicated to raising the awareness and visibility of women and men in the packaging industry and related fields. Has also our on onlinecareer development magazine Packaging Horizons Magazine. Site contains mission statement, upcoming national and local chapter activities. On line career opportunities and an extensive lis …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Association of Fundraising Professionals

Association of Fundraising Professionals

“The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents 25,000 members in 165 chapters in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education, and certification programs.” Site includes the text of their ethical standards and principles, professional advancement resources, a resource c …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Ohio Manufacturers’ Association

Ohio Manufacturers’ Association

“The Ohio Manufacturers’ Association represents 2,700 Ohio manufacturers in automotive, steel, chemical and other industries by lobbying the Ohio legislature on issues including workers’ compensation, environment and tax policy; communicating legislative and regulatory information of interest to manufacturers; conducting a program to stimulate tea …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Institute of Management Consultants

Institute of Management Consultants

“Founded in 1968, the Institute of Management Consultants (IMC) is the leading association representing management consultants with members in the U.S. and overseas. Through combined efforts by the principal associations and societies in the field, IMC represents management consulting as a self-regulating profession, meriting the same public confi …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Futures Industry Association

Futures Industry Association

“FIA works to facilitate cross-border trading, monitor and provide input to international regulators, advise new markets, and work toward standardization of practices and policies to create greater efficiency in cross-border trading.” Read FI Magazine (with free registration), find webinars, reports, and news on finance regulation.
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Finance; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

The Wine Institute

The Wine Institute

The WINE??INSTITUTE is the public policy advocacy association of California wineries, representing 450 wineries and related businesses. The site presents current events, regulatory activity, legislative advocacy, wine compliance information, and scientific research on wine.
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Canadian International Labor Network

Canadian International Labor Network

“CILN is a collaborative research venture between the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) and McMaster University. Additional funding is provided by the University of British Columbia, the University of Toronto, Queen’s University, York University and Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC). The budget for the five-year projec …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace

American Savings Education Council

American Savings Education Council

“A coalition of over 200 private – and public-sector institutions. ASEC, through its coalition of institutional partners, undertakes initiatives to raise public awareness about what is needed to ensure long-term personal financial independence. ASEC works to build individual and employer awareness of the basic principles of saving and retirement p …
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking; Business & Economics–Finance

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences

“The professional association for people who use technical methods of mathematics and computers to assist planning and operational decisions in management. [It] serves the scientific and professional needs of OR/MS investigators, scientists, students, educators, and managers, as well as the institutions they serve, by publishing a variety of journa …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Internet Advertising Bureau

Internet Advertising Bureau

“The Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) is the only industry association devoted exclusively to promoting the use and effectiveness of advertising on the Internet. General members include companies that are actively engaged in the sales of advertising. The organization membership also consists of companies that support advertising sales activities s …
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

Promotional Products Association

Promotional Products Association

“An international, non-profit trade association representing the promotional products industry. Site contains information on the association, ways to look up supplier and distributor members, information about services for members, a promotion clinic for people needing ideas, and soon an electronic trade show.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

SAVE International

SAVE International

“Professional association open to individual and organizational members who are interested in or practice value adding methodologies (e.g., value analysis, value engineering, value management). Contains information about the association, conference and chapter activities, legislative news, publications available, and various directories.”
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

American Hardware Manufacturers Association

American Hardware Manufacturers Association

“A national trade service organization representing the manufacturing segment of the U.S. hardware/home improvement industry. AHMA ONLINE features a directory of U.S. hardware manufacturers searchable by product category, brand name and company name. Industry buyers and consumers can also find the latest in new products on the site. Membership inf …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

National Recreation and Park Association

National Recreation and Park Association

“An association for park and recreation professionals, including park superintendents, swimming pool managers, playground safety specialists, therapeutic recreation specialists, and leisure educators.” Site contains membership info, legislative and lobbying activities, and sections pertaining to playground safety and health and fitness.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

Interstate Natural Gas Association of America

Interstate Natural Gas Association of America

The Interstate Natural Gas Association of America (INGAA) represents the natural gas pipeline industry. It consists of every major North American natural gas pipeline company as well as companies in Asia, South America and Europe. This site provides a directory of its members (with links to their home pages), recent press releases, information abou …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities

Association for Manufacturing Technology

Association for Manufacturing Technology

The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT) is dedicated to supporting and enhancing the activities of American manufacturers by promoting technological advancements and improvements in the design, manufacture and sale of members’ products. This site provides information about the association, its member services, and publications.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers

Council of Insurance Agents and Brokers

“The Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers has represented the nation’s leading insurance agencies and brokerages, specializing in the commercial property/casualty insurance business, since 1913. Today, The Council represents 300 of the country’s largest and most prominent firms.” This site provides information about the council, its member benefit …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

American Insurance Association

American Insurance Association

The American Insurance Association (AIA) is a property/casualty insurance trade association. It has existed for more than 125 years and represents over 250 property and casualty insurance companies. This site provides information about the various activities of the AIA, its mission, membership, and regional offices. It also includes recent press re …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

American Association of Individual Investors

American Association of Individual Investors

The American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) “is an independent, not-for profit corporation that was formed in 1978 to assist individuals in becoming effective managers of their own investments.” Its current membership represents 170,000 individuals. This site provides a comprehensive source of articles and information on the basics of i …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Hospitality Net

Hospitality Net

Formerly the site of The International Hotel Association (IHA), Hospitality Net is an online trade publication for hospitality professionals offering industry news, multimedia streamed features, discussioni platforms, a recruitment center, and other features for the global hospitality/hotel community.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Hotels And Lodging

American Hotel & Motel Association

American Hotel & Motel Association

The American Hotel & Motel Association (AH&MA) represents more than 10,000 members in the lodging industry. This site provides general information about the AH&MA, links to member state associations throughout the country, information about the lodging industry, convention and meeting information, and a link to the association’s online magazine.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Hotels And Lodging

American Wholesale Marketers Association

American Wholesale Marketers Association

“The American Wholesale Marketers Association (AWMA) is a non-profit, national trade association serving more than 3,000 companies involved in the distribution, manufacture and retail sale of convenience products. Members consist of wholesalers, manufacturers, retailers, brokers and others involved in the convenience products industry. From maker t …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–Industry–Retail Trade

International Map Trade Association

International Map Trade Association

“The International Map Trade Association (IMTA) is an organization of publishers, manufacturers, retailers and distributors of maps and related products from around the world. IMTA holds conferences and trade shows devoted to these products, publishes a newsletter, The Map Report, and provides other member services. This site offers information on …
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Association for Manufacturing Excellence

Association for Manufacturing Excellence

“The Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) is a non-profit organization founded in January 1985 to cultivate the understanding, analysis, and exchange of world class productivity methods and their successful application in the pursuit of excellence.” This site provides contact information for AME regional offices, information about upcom …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International

Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International

“Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) is an international trade association that represents semiconductor and flat panel display equipment and materials suppliers. Founded in 1970 in the United States, SEMI has evolved into an international organization committed to free trade and open markets. SEMI’s primary goal is to help i …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Electronics

National Foreign Trade Council

National Foreign Trade Council

“The NFTC was founded in 1914 by a group of U.S. industrial companies engaged in international trade and investment. From that date to the present, the Council has been a leading spokesman on behalf of the private sector for an open international trade and investment regime embodied in international agreements such as the GATT. The NFTC is the only …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Workflow and Reegineering International Association

Workflow and Reegineering International Association

“The charter of the Workflow And Reengineering International Association is to identify and clarify issues that are common to all users of workflow, electronic commerce and those who are in the process of reengineering their organizations. The association facilitates opportunities for members to freely discuss and share their experiences.” This si …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management; Business & Economics–E-Commerce

Financial Management Association

Financial Management Association

The Financial Management Association International is a non-profit organization that “publishes research and commentary on important financial issues; hosts an annual finance conference at which advances in theoretical and empirical research come together with the current issues and concerns of practicing finance professionals are taught, critiqued …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance

Foundation for Enterprise Development

Foundation for Enterprise Development

“The Foundation for Enterprise Development’s mission is to foster the development of highly productive, competitive enterprises based on the premise that sharing company ownership and meaningful involvement with employees is a fair and effective means of motivating the work force and achieving many business objectives. Our activities focus on provi …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Employee Ownership

Commercial Finance Association

Commercial Finance Association

“The Commercial Finance Association is the trade group for commercial finance companies, factors, banks, and other financing agencies engaged in the asset-based financial services industry on an international, national, regional and local basis.” This site provides information about the organization, its objectives, and officers and executive comm …
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking

American Bankers Association

American Bankers Association

“The American Bankers Association (ABA) is the only national trade and professional association that encompasses the entire banking community, from small community banks to large bank holding companies. ABA members represent approximately 90% of the commercial banking industry’s total assets, and about 94% of ABA members are community banks with as …
Subject: Business & Economics–Banking

International Advertising Association

International Advertising Association

“The International Advertising Association is the only global partnership of advertisers, agencies and media,” representing over 3400 members in 87 countries. This site provides general information about the association.
Subject: Business & Economics–Marketing & Advertising

International Chamber of Commerce

International Chamber of Commerce

“The International Chamber of Commerce serves world business by promoting trade and investment and the free market system. Founded in 1919, the ICC is a non-governmental organization of thousands of companies and business associations in more than 140 countries. ICC national committees in Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia and t …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

American Gas Association

American Gas Association

“The American Gas Association (A.G.A.) is a trade association composed of about 300 natural gas distribution, transmission, gathering and marketing companies in North America, which together account for more than 90 percent of the natural gas delivered in the United States. In addition, 30 natural gas organizations from countries around the world p …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Utilities

Federation of International Trade Associations

Federation of International Trade Associations

The Federation of International Trade Associations is an organization made up of 300 international trade associations in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. From this site you can reach members of hundreds of associations, access the FITA job bank for all types of international jobs, see a calendar of international trade events, and access links to over …
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

Chambers of Commerce & Industry

Chambers of Commerce & Industry

“For centuries, Chambers of Commerce have been actively developing commercial and industrial opportunities around the world.” This site provides links to Chamber of Commerce offices throughout the world.
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

American Council on International Personnel

American Council on International Personnel

“The American Council on International Personnel (ACIP) is an organization of over 250 Corporate and Institutional members with an interest in the movement of International personnel across national borders. ACIP is the leader on immigration related matters and regularly holds conferences and seminars throughout the United States.” This site provid …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Human Resources

National Association of Broadcasters

National Association of Broadcasters

??The National Association of Broadcasters…is the industry??s largest, most inclusive organization, offering a wide variety of member services in addition to providing legislative, regulatory and judicial representation in the nation??s capitol. For more than 70 years, NAB has sought to ensure the viability and strength of America??s free, over- …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Publishing & Media

National Institute of Pension Administrators Educational Foundation, Inc.

National Institute of Pension Administrators Educational Foundation, Inc.

??The National Institute of Pension Administrators Educational Foundation, Inc. (NIPA) is a national association representing the retirement and employee benefit plan administration profession.?? This site provides information about the history and purpose of the organization, access to its membership directory, and information about its program an …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Pensions

National Association of Residential Property Managers

National Association of Residential Property Managers

The National Association of Residential Property Managers is a trade organization for the residential property industry. This site provides information about the organization, membership, programs, and activities.
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

National Association of Independent Real Estate Brokers

National Association of Independent Real Estate Brokers

NAIREB is a non-profit association made up of privately owned independent magazine publishers of REAL ESTATE. Founded in 1984, the National Association of Real Estate Publishers spans 300 cities across America, including Hawaii, and 3,080 geographic areas. This site provides links to member publishers and their real estate advertisers.
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

National Association of Realtors

National Association of Realtors

The National Association of Realtors is the nation’s largest trade and professional association representing nearly 750,000 members. It is composed of residential and commercial realtors. This site provides information about the organization, news releases, and upcoming events, and links to affiliated organizations.
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

American Society of Military Comptrollers

American Society of Military Comptrollers

“ASMC is the non-profit educational and professional organization for persons, military and civilian, involved in the overall field of military comptrollership.” This site provides general information about the organization, membership services, and a list of ASMC chapters by state. It also includes information about the ASMC’s awards and research …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting; Business & Economics–Finance; Law, Government & Political Science–Government–Military

Association of Credit and Collection Professionals

Association of Credit and Collection Professionals

ACA is a non-profit trade association representing the professional collection services. This site provides information about the organization as well as links such as 3Questions and Answers about Debt Collection,2 3What to do When You Receive a Collection Notice,2 and 3Selecting a Professional Collection Agency.2
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

International Association of Administrative Professionals

International Association of Administrative Professionals

“Promoting high professional standards and enhancing the image of the profession are goals of the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP), formerly known as Professional Secretaries International. Founded in 1942, and headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri, IAAP is the world’s largest association for administrative support …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Business And Personal Services

National Center for Employee Ownership

National Center for Employee Ownership

The National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) is ??a private, non-profit membership and information organization. Supported by its members and services, the NCEO serves as the leading source of accurate, unbiased information on employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) and other forms of employee ownership. Over 10 million U.S. workers now own sha …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management–Employee Ownership

American Finance Association

American Finance Association

3The American Finance Association (AFA) is the premiere academic organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics.2 This page provides only very general information about the organization.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance

American Risk and Insurance Association

American Risk and Insurance Association

ARIA is the professional association of insurance scholars and other insurance and risk management professionals. Its members include academics, individual insurance industry representatives, and institutional sponsors. This site provides information about the organization, its publications, annual meeting, seminars, job listings, and links to othe …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

Association of Brewers

Association of Brewers

3The Association of Brewers is a 17-year-old nonprofit organization devoted to the collection and dissemination of beer and brewing information on both amateur and commercial levels.2 This site provides information about the organization and its membership, upcoming events and trade shows, beer information such as a glossary of common beer and brew …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Food & Beverages

The New York Society of Security Analysts, Inc.

The New York Society of Security Analysts, Inc.

??Since 1937, the New York Society of Security Analysts has provided and has been the premier forum in the United States for the exchange of investment information between senior corporate officials and financial analysts, portfolio managers and others involved in the investment decision making process. There are over 5,500 members making it the la …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Market Technicians Association

Market Technicians Association

“The Market Technicians Association (MTA), incorporated in 1973, is the national organization of market analysis professionals in the United States.” This site provides information about the organization’s purpose, membership requirements and benefits, code of ethics, and Chartered Market Technician Program. It also provides information about upcom …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

National Investor Relations Institute

National Investor Relations Institute

NIRI is a ??professional international organization of corporate executives and investor relations consultants responsible for communication between corporate management and financial publics.?? Its 2,500 members represent 1,450 public companies. This site provides links to NIRI??s bulletin board system, its member companies?? web pages, the NIRI a …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Public & Investor Relations

American Economic Association

American Economic Association

The American Economic Association (AEA), organized in 1885 and incorporated in 1923, represents approximately 22,000 economists and 5,500 institutes. This site provides information about the AEA, its mission, membership information, minutes from recent executive committee meetings, and audited financial statements. It also includes membership infor …
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics

United States Chamber of Commerce

United States Chamber of Commerce

“The United States Chamber of Commerce is the world’s largest federation of businesses, chambers of commerce, American chambers overseas and trade and professional associations, and is America’s principal advocate for the American business community. Its more than 215,000 members represent a broad spectrum of the business community and share the Ch …
Subject: Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade

American Electronics Association

American Electronics Association

The AEA represents the electronics, software, and information technology industries. This site provides information about the organization, its programs and conferences, publications, public policy issues, press releases, and membership services.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Electronics

Electronics Industries Association

Electronics Industries Association

The EIA is the national trade association for the electronics manufacturing sector. This site provides links to upcoming EIA events, sections of its annual report, press releases, and EIA departments and divisions such as its Product Service Department, Assistive Devices Division, Engineering Department, Public Affairs Department, Government Divisi …
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Manufacturing–Electronics

National Business Incubation Association

National Business Incubation Association

??NBIA provides information and offers professional development activities that help business incubator developers and managers create and administer effective incubation programs. The Association educates businesses and investors on incubator benefits, and offers specialized training in incubator formation and management. NBIA also conducts resear …
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

Deardorff’s Glossary of International Economics

Deardorff’s Glossary of International Economics

“This glossary will eventually attempt to cover all of the terms and concepts from international economics, including both international trade and international finance, at least at the introductory level… The glossary includes definitions, links to definitions, and wherever appropriate links to other sites and documents that may provide addition …
Subject: Business & Economics–International Business; Business & Economics–Commerce & Trade; Business & Economics–Economics

The National Agricultural Workers Survey

The National Agricultural Workers Survey

“The U.S. Department of Labor is the only national information source on the demographics, and working and living conditions of U.S. farmworkers. Since the NAWS began surveying farmworkers in 1988, it has collected information from over 25,000 workers. The survey samples all crop farmworkers in three cycles each year in order to capture the seasona …
Subject: Business & Economics–Labor & Workplace; Business & Economics–Agribusiness

Entrepreneurs’ Help Page

Entrepreneurs’ Help Page

“This site is designed, created, and published by a group of young professionals. We put together our skills and knowledge to publish this site to help out other young people or inexperienced business people with good ideas and the desire to start their own business. This web site distributes basic information on legal, financial, and management i …
Subject: Business & Economics–Small Business & Entrepreneurship

ManagementFirst

ManagementFirst

“ManagementFirst provides management articles, networking and expertise on a range of topics including business management, workplace leadership styles, strategic management, electronic commerce, marketing research, training and development, customer relationship management, human resources, time management and global marketing strategies. At the …
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Finance & Investment

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Finance & Investment

A searchable, browsable directory of magazine articles related to finance and investment topics that are available online. Topics covered include: Bonds; Briefs; Derivatives & Trading; Market & Economy; Mutual Funds; Personal Finance; Property & REIT’s; Retirement Plans; Stocks; Taxes. Updated every few days.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Business

MagPortal.com: Magazine Articles on Business

A searchable, browsable directory of magazine articles related to business topics that are available online. Topics covered include: Briefs; Consultants; Diversity; Financing & Incubators; Future Trends; Industries; International Business; Job Search & Career; Marketing; Office Products & Services; Recruiting & Personnel; Regional; Small Business; …
Subject: Business & Economics

CPADirectory.com

CPADirectory.com

“CPAdirectory.com is a nationwide database of 450,000 Certified Public Accountants and CPA firms searchable by criteria including name, location and industry focus. Taxpayer, small business, and investing information is available for the public and the professional as well as job posting and career information within the accounting profession and …
Subject: Business & Economics–Accounting

ReliaQuote.com

ReliaQuote.com

“Access to valuable information about insurance. Consumers can obtain free quotes from multiple companies which will enable them to make an educated decision about their insurance needs. Completely pro-consumer and not affiliated with any insurance company.” The “Insurance 101” provides basic information about several types of insurance.
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Insurance

PowerPointers

PowerPointers

This site offers tips and articles on how to create a winning presentation. The information is divided into four sections: the art of communicating effectively, building a presentation, communicating in your specialty, and planning a presentation. The site also offers users a free subscription to its monthly newsletter – 2ThePoint.
Subject: Business & Economics–Business Administration & Management

HBS Working Knowledge

HBS Working Knowledge

“The site brings together timely business information and research from the intellectual capital of Harvard Business School, Harvard Business School Publishing and other highly regarded sources. Visitors to the site can browse more than a dozen management topics featuring timely articles and essays on diverse management topics, interviews with HBS …
Subject: Business & Economics

The Investment FAQ

The Investment FAQ

“The Investment FAQ is a collection of Frequently Asked Questions and answers about investments and personal finance, including stocks, bonds, options, discount brokers, information sources, retirement plans, life insurance, etc. I invite you to use the FAQ as a comprehensive, unbiased introduction and reference to investing.” Includes sections fo …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

IRS – The Digital Daily: Income Tax Forms, Instructions, Publications, Regulations, and other stuff

IRS – The Digital Daily: Income Tax Forms, Instructions, Publications, Regulations, and other stuff

The most accurate and current information about U.S. income tax can be found here, at the IRS’s own web site. According to the IRS, this site is the “fastest, easiest tax publication on the web.” It contains statistics, taxpayer information, forms, publications, and more. Everything that a taxpayer needs to know about filing a tax return can be fou …
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax–United States Federal

EconData.Net

EconData.Net

A guide to regional economic activity that includes hundreds of links to socioeconomic data sources. This well-organized site provides links to information provided by the Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and others. Not all links provide access to free information, but this is clearly indicated when applicable.
Subject: Business & Economics–Economics; Business & Economics–Statistics

SaveWealth.com

SaveWealth.com

“Go here for advice on how to retain more of your wealth for the future. Information on estate and retirement planning, reducing your taxes, and investment. They also have added have a brand new Tax Form Center, complete already with 1999 IRS Tax Forms. Also includes links for state tax forms, definitions of tax forms, and an interactive quiz …
Subject: Business & Economics–Tax–United States Federal; Business & Economics–Finance–Personal Finance; Business & Economics–Finance–Investments

Hotel Resource

Hotel Resource

A search engine and directory of Web resources for the hotel and hospitality industry. Site also includes industry news, job listings, discussion areas, and a newsletter.
Subject: Business & Economics–Industry–Hotels And Lodging

Home Buyer’s Information Center

Home Buyer’s Information Center

“Buying a house is an important decision. That’s probably why you are spending the time you are preparing to buy your home… Here you will find helpful hints, checklists and “To-Do” lists for buying a home, as well as links to other sources of information. If you are considering buying your first house, begin by making sure buying a house is to y …
Subject: Business & Economics–Real Estate

OTC Bulletin Board

OTC Bulletin Board

“The OTC Bulletin Board (OTCBB) is a regulated quotation service that displays real-time quotes, last-sale prices, and volume information in over-the-counter (OTC) equity securities. An OTC equity security generally is any equity that is not listed or traded on Nasdaq® or a national securities exchange. OTCBB securities include national, regi …
Subject: Business & Economics–Finance