Conference proceedings and working papers from participating institutes around the world. Includes the full text of books and book summaries, journal abstracts, links to websites and a calendar of conferences and seminars.
Web-based version of the index to Keesing's Record of World Events. This is an authoritative monthly digest of worldwide political, diplomatic and economic affairs since 1931.
Topics cover constitution and governance, legislation, economics, politics, foreign relations, elections, legal issues, social issues, disarmament and rearmament, terrorism, human rights, war, disasters, the environment, and science and technology.
The World Bank's Open Data initiative is intended to provide all users with access to World Bank data. These resources include databases, pre-formatted tables and reports.
The data catalog is a listing of available World Bank data sources. This listing will continue to be updated as additional data resources are added.
Each of the listings includes a description of the data source and a direct link to that source. Where possible, the databases are linked directly to a selection screen to allow users to select the countries, indicators, and years they would like to search. Those search results can be exported in different formats. Users can also choose to download the entire database directly from the catalog.
Works in Internet Explorer only. Password Required: Ask at the reference desk or email us from your Georgetown e-mail account for login information. Provides access to time series data for more than 3.5 million global financial instruments and indicators. Topics include international macroeconomics, equities, unit and investment trusts, indices, bonds, commodities, interest and exchange rates, and futures.
Datastream is a subscription managed by the Tech Center at the McDonough School of Business. For access to the Microsoft Excel add-in for Datastream, visit their website.