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ECON 251 Macroeconomics (Monica Hartmann): Getting Started

A beginning guide to economic resources

Introduction

This guide will lead you to appropriate resources for a country analysis project.

Reports & Statistical Data Sources

Country Overviews & Economic Studies

Each of the sources listed in this box will give you a sizeable overview of a country's economic environment. Start with these to get a general view of the country's situation; additionally, these overviews may help answer many of the assignment's questions directly.

Palgraves

Palgrave's Dictionary of Economics OnlinePalgrave's Dictionary of Economics Online

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