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Accounting Resources: Research Industries & Norms

This research guide provides high quality resources for Masters of Accounting program and others studying accounting at UC San Diego

Introduction to Industry Research

The resources below contain overviews or industries and statistical information. Often they will list major competitors and performance benchmarks.

Private Sources: Analysts, Pre-packaged Risk Analysis

These resources cover background on industries or companies from a risk analysis perspective.

NOTE: When you register for Refinitiv Workspace to do market research and company research, here are the licenses to ask for: Workspace for Students; AMR add-on for Students. (AMR="advanced market research" package).

Associations & Organizations

Industry associations frequently are useful sources of news about market size and trends within an industry. The easiest way to identify potential publications from these sources is through using ProQuest Statistical Insight.

Search by topic or association name (if known).

 

Hoover's Company Reports