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  • See our list of Economics databases.  Search within the Best Bets at the top of the list -- these are our most frequently-used databases.  Interdisciplinary research can be performed by searching our Popular Databases.  Not sure which database to use?  Ask Us.
  • Google Scholar allows you to find scholarly articles and is linked to our various databases.
  • Reports from think tanks such as the Peterson Institute and Economic Policy Institute can be found by searching the Web -- and they're usually free.

Financial Databases

The New School is pleased to announce that we subscribe to WRDS, Wharton Research Data Services, a source for financial and business data. Economics students and faculty may request a personal account. Please email Jennifer Weinraub at

Financial databases are also available at the New York Public Library's Thomas Yoseloff Business Center.  Anyone who attends school in New York State may obtain an NYPL library card.