Here’s how you find the Wall Street Journal. You could get a paper copy on the third floor in periodicals. The most recent edition is kept at the periodicals desk.
Or, you can read the Journal online in
ABI Inform. You can browse a daily edition by setting the date to one day only.
Older editions (1889-1995) are
available fulltext online at ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
complete list of our Wall Street Journal links.
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Passport Database can give you marketing data for market size and shares. URL link in the vid description!
These are great resources for targeted industry research reports.
Note: these resources are restricted to current Texas State students, faculty, and staff.
First Research available here
Ibis World available here
Is an industry growing, consolidating or emerging? Or is there declining demand for their products? Do people want different things from that industry – say, less white bread and more whole wheat? Are their raw materials and labor costs going up or down? Who has the biggest market share? Are demographics affecting the industry in any way? Is someone way out front with a killer product or service?
Our industry surveys are located in these databases:
Business Source Complete
Standard and Poor’s (industries tab is at the top of the screen)
Here are some ways to find out which countries have signed what kind of treaties. Also, bear in mind that membership in international organizations de facto carries some kinds of agreements and cooperation (i.e. European Union).
on the internet:
Organization of American States Free Trade Agreements
U.S. Free Trade Agreements
GATT (General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade). Avoid www.gatt.org, one of the most famous protest sites on the internet.
UN Database of Treaties – All treaties entered into by any member state.
CIA World Factbook – see which international organizations a country belongs to. Choose your country and click on government to the bottom of the screen.
Treaties in Force – Treaties America has signed.
Search Nexis Uni for the full text of lapsed and current U.S. Treaties.
In Nexis Uni, go to 1) advanced search 2) search by content type then 3) treaties under Statutes and Legislation
Here is the easiest, fastest way to find out daily stock prices from 1984 to the present.
Stock Prices from 1984 – Present are available in
Standard and Poor’s Netvantage.
Mutual Fund Prices are available from 1998 on….
Once inside, click on Daily Price Record. Voila!
we have print records for stock prices going back to 1972.
The best databases for finding case studies are
Limit under to case study under document type.
Emerald (do not click on the tab marked “case studies,” instead do a keyword search for “case studies” and whatever you are researching. Emerald is management oriented.)
Business Source Complete.(limit under publication type to case study)
Whatever database you use, I recommend you also do a keyword search for case studies and your topic.