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Statistical Accounts of Scotland
Web version of the old (first) and new (second) Statistical Accounts of Scotland, first published in 1791-99 and 1845 respectively. Covers a wide range of topics: wealth, class and poverty; climate, agriculture, fishing and wildlife; population, schools and the moral health of the people. Keyword and phrase searching of the whole text is possible.
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Macroeconomic Data in Capital IQ
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Europe / International
A range of Economic statsitics relating to Europe, government finance, GDP rate etc
Books, papers, statistics and data analysis from the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development.
Access World Bank data via the Databank tab.
Extensive collection of US and international social and behavioural sciences micro data.
Economic, demographic, environmental statistics for all UN countries.
IMF eLibrary (International Monetary Fund
Information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction and more.