Economic Data Guide

Economic Indicators

Extensive historical coverage of economic data. Available in Barcelona and Madrid Libraries (through Thomson Reuters Eikon).

Current and historical economic data. Available in Barcelona Library.

Gateway to OECD’s data

IMF elibrary
IMF Statistics

European Comission Economic Indicators.

World DataBank
World Bank analysis and visualization tool that contains collections of time series data on a variety of topics.

A data access system to UN databases. Users can now search and download a variety of statistical resources of the UN system.

Banco de España
Access both the statistical information compiled by the Banco de España as release calendars for statistics.

Spanish Government. Economic indicators series.


Economic Research

IESE Insight
Publications by IESE Faculty on Economics.

NBER (National Bureau of Economics) Working Papers
Full-text of NBER Working Papers from November 1994 to the present.

Open Access repository with links to full-text working papers and journal articles on economics.

SSRN offers a large collection of working papers mostly authored by prominent university faculty, both pre- and post-publication.

OECD iLibrary
OECD Research Reports.

CESifo Group
A leading European research group unique in the area of economic research.

VoxEU Portal
Research-based policy analysis and commentary from leading economists.

New Economics Foundation
UK’s leading think tank promoting social, economic and environmental justice.

BBVA Research

La Caixa Research

World Economic Forum

Economic Reports in BizKnowledge Watch – IESE Library blog


News & Articles

Comprehensive indexed bibliography of the world’s economic literature, produced by the American Economic Association.

JSTOR Economics
Full-text academic journal articles with a focus on economics literature.

Business Source Ultimate
Articles and citations of the most important scholarly business and economics journals as well as current company, industry and region reports.

Worldwide News.

EMIS (Emerging Markets Information Service)
News on emerging markets.

Open access material in business and economics. (A joint project of the ZBW and the USB Cologne).



IESE Library Catalog

E-Books Finder
Locate e-books in the IESE library collection by title, ISBN, author or vendor.

Ebook Central
Proquest’s multidisciplinary eBooks Portal (in Spanish). Ebooks download allowed.

eBook Collection
EBSCO’s multidisciplinary eBooks Portal. Ebooks download allowed.


International Organizations

European Central Bank

European Comission. Economic and Financial Affairs


International Monetary Fund

World Bank

International Labour Organization

Federal Reserve Economic Research & Data

Asian Development Bank

Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

U.N. Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

World Trade Organization (WTO)


Economics Blogs

IESE Faculty blogs:
– Economics. By IESE professors
– Economía, ética y RSE. Prof. Argandoña
– Economía para todos. Eduardo Martínez Abascal

The Economist blogs:
– The economist explains
– Free exchange

Financial Times – Economist Forum Blog

Harvard University – Greg Mankiw’s blog

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