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Earl Gregg Swem Library

How CBO Analyzes the Effects of Changes in Federal Fiscal Policies on the Economy

Categories: Business/Economics,Govt Finance,Laws/Regulations,Taxes

http://www.cbo.gov/sites/default/files/cbofiles/attachments/49494-FiscalPolicies.pdf

Explains how the congressional budget watchdog agency analyzes the long-term and short-term effects of changes in federal spending and tax policy on the U.S. economy.  From the Congressional Budget Office

 

World Oil Transit Chokepoints

Categories: Energy,Foreign Trade/Investment,Statistics,Transportation

http://www.eia.gov/countries/analysisbriefs/World_Oil_Transit_Chokepoints/wotc.pdf

Focuses on seven world chokepoints on major trade routes for seaborne oil transportation.  From the Energy Information Administration

 

International Trade Statistics 2014

Categories: Foreign Trade/Investment,Statistics,Treaties,United Nations

http://www.wto.org/english/res_e/statis_e/its2014_e/its14_toc_e.htm

Provides a detailed overview of the latest developments in world trade.  Covers both merchandise and services trade.  Includes appendix with statistical tables.  From the World Trade Organization

 

Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering

http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/wmpd/2013/digest/

Covers enrollment, field of degree, employment status, occupation, and academic employment of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities in science and engineering fields. From the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics of the National Science Foundation