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  • ABI/INFORM Global A Best Bet database
    Articles in business, finance, management, accounting, advertising, banking, insurance, marketing, public administration, real estate, and telecommunications. 1991-current (fulltext); 1971-current (index & abstracts).
    Also Known As
    • ProQuest ABI/Inform Global
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  • Audit Analytics

    ==> PLEASE NOTE: Audit Analytics requires that you obtain a password to log in. Please email Tom Hardy at thardy@ivesinc.com using your UConn email account to get a password. <==

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  • BCC Research (BCC Research, LLC)
    Market research reports on: advanced materials, transportation, biotech, chemicals, energy, engineering, environment, food & beverages, fuel cells, healthcare, IT, instruments, membrane & separation technology, nanotech, pharma, plastics, and more
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  • Best's Insurance Reports - Property/Casualty Available on CD-ROM only
    Electronic version of "Best's Insurance Reports" containing the Property/Casualty and the Retired Companies databases. 2006.
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  • BizMiner
    Provides detailed financials and market data for thousands of lines of business and industries across U.S. Find industry financials and ratios by keyword, industry code, or drill down by segment. It is an ideal resource for writing business plans.
    BizMiner is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of BizMiner agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. BizMiner cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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  • Business Source Complete A Best Bet database
    A comprehensive business database.
    Also Known As
    • Business Source Premier
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  • EconLit through EbscoHOST
    Indexes the international literature on economics. Topics include economic development, forecasting, and history; fiscal and monetary theory; business and public finance; international, health care, regional and urban economics, and more. 1969-current.
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  • Factiva A Best Bet database
    Global news and business information articles. Includes Dow Jones Interactive and Reuters Business Briefing. Current.
    Please LOG OUT when done. Works best with Internet Explorer.
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  • Gartner Group IntraWeb
    Market data and analysis. Note: If you don't know your NetID, find it here.
    Must agree to "CONDITIONS OF USE" prior to searching. Free registration required to search database; must use uconn.edu email address: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu
    Gartner is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of Gartner agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. Gartner cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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  • Global Development Finance (GDF)
    GDF Online provides financial data on 136 developing countries for indicators including long-term debt, public and publicly guaranteed debt, private nonguaranteed debt, official creditors, and private creditors. From the World Bank. 1970-future projections.
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  • Global Insight
    Economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries. Covers over 200 countries and spans over 170 industries. Includes REFI. 1946-current.
    Note: Works best with Internet Explorer.
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  • Global Market Information Database (GMID)
    Provides comparable statistics for 205 countries on economic indicators, health, foreign trade, environment, lifestyle, industrial and agriculture output, communications and more. Also includes market size data for over 300 consumer products and services. Varies.
    Also Known As
    • World Marketing Data and Statistics
    • WOMDAS
    • Euromonitor
    • GMID
    • Passport GMID - World
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  • GNPD Mintel Food and Drink
    Market intelligence regarding food and drink industries.
    Mintel is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of Mintel agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. Mintel cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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  • Hoover's Company Capsules & Profiles
    Brief information on 15,000 public and private companies. Information includes summary financials, top competitors, top officers, and more. Current.
    Also Known As
    • Hoovers Company Capsules & Profiles
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  • International Financial Statistics
    Data for over 200 countries. Includes exchange rates, commodity prices, consumer prices, and other financial data. current; many data files are from 1945 to current.
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  • LexisNexis Business A Best Bet database
    Company financial reports; company profiles; SEC filings & reports; corporate directories; business articles from newspapers, magazines, journals, wires & transcripts; industry reports.
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  • LexisNexis News
    National and international newspapers, news transcripts from TV and radio, and company financial reports. 1980s-current.
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  • MarketResearch.com
    Reports for U.S. and global markets, covering consumer goods, demographics, food and beverage, life sciences, service industries, construction, energy, materials and chemicals, media and technology, telecommunications, and more.
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  • Mergent Online
    Business & financial data about U.S. and international public companies. Includes: company data and annual reports. Most recent 15 years.
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  • Mintel Global Market Navigator
    Mintel Global Market Navigator (GMN) provides market data for over 60 countries and hundreds of products and includes market size, market share, segmentation data, trend forecasts and economic data. You can also search GMN via Mintel Reports database.
    Also Known As
    • GMN
    Must agree to "CONDITIONS OF USE" prior to searching. Free registration required to search database; must use uconn.edu email address: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu
    Mintel is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of Mintel agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. Mintel cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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  • Mintel Reports
    Product and industry market research reports covering US and International marketplaces.
    Must agree to "CONDITIONS OF USE" prior to searching. Free registration required to search database; must use uconn.edu email address: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu
    Mintel is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of Mintel agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. Mintel cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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  • NBER Working Papers
    Working papers published by National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) researchers, intended for other professional economists. 11/1994-current.
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  • New York Times Historical (1851-2007)
    Full-image archive of The New York Times. Includes the full-text of everything published in the newspaper. 1851-2006.
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  • Newspapers through ProQuest
    Full text of: Hartford Courant 1992-, Christian Science Monitor 1988-, New York Times 1980-, Wall Street Journal 1984-, Washington Post 1987-
    Also Known As
    • Newsstand from CT State Library
    • Hartford Courant (1992 – Current)
    • Christian Science Monitor (1988-Current)
    • Wall Street Journal (1984-Current)
    • Washington Post (1987-Current)
    • New York Times (1980 - current)
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  • OECD International Migration Statistics
    Coverage includes: agriculture & food; economic outlook; education; health; science & technology, and much more. NOTES: UConn has access to the OECD statistical databases ONLY. 1960-current.
    Works best with Internet Explorer on Windows.
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  • Oxford Handbooks Online
    E-book collection of handbooks in business/management, political science, philosophy, and religion.
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  • PrivCo
    Provides business & financial information on major private companies including family & minority owned, private equity or venture backed, and international unlisted companies.
    If you do not see a confirmation email after registering to use PrivCo, please check your email spam folder.
    PrivCo is for academic, non-commercial use only. Users of PrivCo agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. PrivCo cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn. All usage is archived and unlawful use will be reported to the University and authorities.
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  • RIA Checkpoint (Full Access)
    IMPORTANT NOTE: First time users must register here. Additionally, you must use this same link to re-register each semester.
    Also Known As
    • Thomson RIA (Full Access)
    Accounts are reset every year on January 1st and August 1st. Reregistration is necessary after those dates.
    RIA Checkpoint is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of RIA Checkpoint agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. RIA Checkpoint cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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  • RMA eStatement Studies
    eStatement Studies is a source of composite performance metrics derived directly from the financial statements of financial institutions' borrowers and prospects.
    Also Known As
    • eStatement Studies
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  • SRDS (Standard Rate and Data Service)
    Media rates and data for the advertising industry. Includes print and online media sources. current.
    The Local Market Audience section requires Internet Explorer version 5, 7, 8, or 9. For more recent versions of IE, go to “Tools,” then “Compatibility View.” and add claritas.com. Please also note that charts may take approximately two minutes to load.
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  • Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
    Financial information for thousands of US and global companies. Also includes Industry Surveys, Bond Reports, Stock Reports, Directory of Corporations, Register of Executives and more. current.
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  • Thomson ONE Banker
    Offers current & historical financials, filings, earning estimates, real-time market data and stock quotes, ownership profiles, deals data and more for U.S. and International companies. An Excel Add-in facilitates the downloading and analysis of data
    Internet Explorer is the only supported browser
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  • Value Line Investment Survey
    Weekly reports on 1,700 stocks, projections of key financial measures, and commentary on current operations and future prospects. current.
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  • Vanderbilt University Television News Archive {Cancelled, ends 6/30/2016}
    This resource has been cancelled and will cease on 6/30/2016. Please click on Details for more information. 1968 to present (NBC), 1995 to present (CNN).
    Also Known As
    • Television News Archive (Vanderbilt University)
    RealPlayer required
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  • World Development Indicators (WDI)
    Provides statistics on the economies of over 200 developing countries, including time series data on agriculture, manufacturing, health indicators, education, natural resources, and foreign investment. From the World Bank World Development Indicators. 1960s-current.
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  • WRDS
    Data management service. From the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
    Also Known As
    • Audit Analytics (via WRDS)
    • COMPUSTAT
    • CRSP
    • Global Insight (via WRDS)
    • First Call
    • I/B/E/S
    Click on [account request] and complete the online form.
    Global Insight is for Educational use ONLY. Commercial use is strictly prohibited. Users of Global Insight agree that they are a UConn faculty, staff member, or officially registered student of UConn. Global Insight cannot be used for commercial research or for any activity associated with an organization other than UConn.
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