Use this site to browse economics topics classified in a hierarchical structure. The assigned subject code is useful for retrieving all articles on a particular topic in databases like EconLit, NBER and IDEAS.
2007-. JCR provides statistical data on relative importance of more than 1700 social science journals and over 5900 in science and technology. Journals are evaluated on impact factor, immediacy of content, article counts, cited half life & source data.
Top Economics Article Databases & Working Paper Sites
1969-present. Produced by the American Economic Association, this database comprehensively covers the literature of economics, providing abstracts of journal articles, books, dissertations, and working papers. New records added monthly. see EconLit search hints for further information, http://www.aeaweb.org/econlit/search_hints.php
Search for scholarly publications across disciplines & sources: articles, theses/dissertations, books, and more, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities etc. Use Scholar Preferences option for "Get it at UC", and if you are searching from off campus, log in to the web vpn (https://vpn.ucsd.edu) to get full access to UCSD article content.
1956-present. Provides author, keyword, and cited reference searching to more than 1700 leading social sciences journals. In many cases entries include searchable abstracts plus links to e-journal images. One of the Web of Science databases.
Dates of coverage vary, some journals go back to early 20th century. Abstracts and full text in virtually all subject areas related to business, management, finance and economics. Journal and magazine articles; also books, industry reports, company profiles, SWOT analysis, much more
This ProQuest database contains highly-ranked global and scholarly journals, current news and trade journals on topics in accounting, banking and taxation. It's useful for articles on the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day.
The journal encourages a transdisciplinary and pluralistic perspective in behavioral economics based on the concepts of bounded rationality and satisficing were based on psychological, cognitive, and computational limits of human knowledge and behavior, the decision-making environment, and the evolutionary capabilities of the human being.
Scholars in economics (including experimental economics, political economy, and game theory), political science, international relations, negotiation, and other disciplines are invited to submit manuscripts for publication consideration following a peer-review process.
1861-present. Database of citations to doctoral dissertations & master's theses from 1,000+ universities. Abstracts for dissertations 1980-present; master's theses 1988-present. Full-text of most UC dissertations published 1996 and later. Formerly known as Digital Disserations.
Search by subject or browse 2,600+ full-text titles, predominantly scholarly journals and books in social sciences, history, humanities, and science and mathematics, to their earliest issues. Many titles extend as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries; most recent 3-5 years often not included. JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.
The Social Science Research Network is a searchable archive of downloadable research articles and working papers in economics, finance, management, accounting, law, Latin America, and other fields. Includes abstracts and many downloadable full text documents, however UCSD currently only purchases a full access subscription to the Political Science Network module (connect directly to it via http://uclibs.org/PID/132053)
This searchable online archive of downloadable economics working papers by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Papers appear here for discussion and revision prior to formal publication in journals and books.
This site is a free, large searchable database of economics working papers, many of which are viewable or downloadable. Also cites articles and book chapters. Uses the complete RePEc database, which includes bibliographic data contributed by over 350 worldwide archives.
AR provides scholarly review articles that may serve as starting points for research, or to keep up with research trends in a field. Each article attempts to convey the research output of a discipline or topic, and reports the nature of the research, in terms of its empirical findings, theoretical development, methodology or historical development.
Good to use if your topic applies to many disciplines because ASC covers articles in journals across many fields - social sciences, humanites, sciences, technology, business and popular magazines. Full-text is available for over 5300 journals.
Offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. It contains more than 2.5 million records from more than 2,350 domestic and international titles dating back to 1888. Formerly Environment Index.
1980-present. Abstracts for literature in international development, including environment, agriculture, natural resources, economic reform, urbanization and housing, etc. Lists journals, books, conference papers, proceedings, reports. Part of Geobase
References to literature of international economics, development, and finance, from the catalog of the Joint World Bank-International Monetary Fund Library. Includes books, journal articles (1980-present), working papers, conferences, technical reports.
1940-present. Search Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications. With links to electronic journals & ebook chapters. Includes modelling & statistical methods in economics, game theory and operations research.
Mathematical Reviews (MR) from articles and books published since 1940. Bibliographic data from retro-digitized articles dates back to the early 1800s.
1806-present. From the American Psychological Association. Provides access to scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences. Includes journal articles, books, chapters, and dissertations.
Covers over 5,700 journals in the biomedical and health sciences and years covered late 1940's - present, with additional older medical literature selectively added. Search using keywords or the controlled vocabulary called MeSH. PubMed will automatically match your keyword terms to MeSH terms. For additional tips, see the Library's PubMed page.
The World Bank e-library is an online, fully cross-searchable portal of World Bank documents. The collection consists of World Bank publications and Policy Research Working Papers, plus each new book and paper as they are published.
World Development Sources (WDS) is a web based text search and retrieval system which contains a collection of World Bank reports most of which are scanned and are available in imaged format, which you can access via a web browser and search through a multi-field search engine. Also included is the ASCII text of the report, which is generated from the image through a technical utility called Optical Character Recognition (OCR). World Development Sources contains citations to over 6,000 reports. These reports include Project appraisal reports, Economic and Sector Works, Evaluation reports and Studies,and working papers
Coverage varies, but some back to early 1900s. Articles in communication, mass media, linguistics, and film studies. CMMC offers cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for over 370 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of over 230 more, for a combined coverage of over 600 titles. Many journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable cited references from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915).
1963-present. Abstracts articles, reports, papers, books from a variety of publishers and research institutions in all areas of communication studies (mass, interpersonal and new communication technologies).