Some Economic Bookmarks to check out For PRR840
People Use Economic Census Data a short summary of how people use Census
data with examples .
Bureau Economic Information The economics section includes economic
census, census of Ag, County Business Patterns, imports/exports and more.
At the Census Home site (www.census.gov)--
Access Tools for 1990 Census lookup or mapping of Census data. This
lookup will produce zipcode level summaries of the 1990 Census of Population
& Housing from the STF3B file.
Information Sharing Project From Oregon State University a compilation
of mostly county level data with a friendly retrieval system - Find Population,
Housing, REIS, CBP, USA Counties, 1992 Economic Censuses (by Zipcode),
Imports/Exports, Consolidated Federal Funds and other popular federal data
Resources on the Web . Links to all kinds of statistical data on web
from Agriculture to Weather.--Business, Cost of Living, Economics, Demographics,
Health, Government, Politics, Science, Sociology, Transportation.
- Many social science
resources, especially check the Interactive Resources for mapping and data
Sciences Data Center
Data Viewer Mapping of 1990 Population & Housing Census data --
over 200 variables --(STF3A) by county, county subdivision, tract or block
group. This site developed by the Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center
(SEDAC) of the Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network
(CIESIN). Go to SEDAC home page for
other data resources. DDViewer:
What is it gives an explanation of the demographic data viewer.
Business Patterns, 1977-1993 - annual data by county on number of establishments
by size and payroll - lodging estab, amusements, eating & drinking
- BEA Home Page - Bureau of Economic Analysis - GNP, NIPA, REIS , gross state product and income by industry, international balance of payments,
- NIPA VISUALIZATION PAGE - has graphic presentations of NIPA (National Income & Product Accounts)
- Consumer Expenditure Survey Home Page one of datsets at BLS Data Home Page - Bureau of Labor Statistics
- STAT-USA/Internet Site Economic, Trade, Business Information - requires membership to
access this comprehensive source
- Business & Economics Numeric Data
- Standard Industrial Classification Search Find definitions of SIC codes - see
where boats, marinas are classified.
- Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) WWW Site Table of Contents
- World Trade Organisation - international statistics
to the MIG homepage. Home of IMPLAN data.
- Resources for the Future
Working Paper Archive
for Economists on the Internet
- Assessing Recreation Demand
- Recreation needs assessment guidelines for MA. - good guide to needs assessment
- Analysis of Economic Impacts of the Northern Central Rail Trail
- Guide For Highway Impact StudiesGuide for Highway Impact Studies, U.S. Department
Journals & Publications
of Park and Recreation Administration
OF TOURISM RESEARCH
Business and Management Science
et Société / Society and Leisure
& SPRE Leisure Research Symposium Home Page
of Applied Recreation Research
Demographics / Marketing Tools
Recreation and Tourism Resources
People at Michigan State University
Libraries' Electronic Resources Library - search MSU's electronic database
for economic articles.