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Government Web Resources Guide

Business, Economics

Budget of the United States Government (1996 - Current)
A collection of documents that contains the budget message of the President, information about the President's budget proposals for a given fiscal year, and other budgetary publications.

Bureau of Economic Analysis
Economic accounts data from the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) and employment rate are among the data produced by the BLS, which is part of the U.S. Department of Labor. It includes information on occupations and salaries.
The official business link to the U.S. government, from starting a small business to selling to the government.

Economic Indicators.Gov
Provides timely access to the daily releases of key economic indicators from the Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau.

Economic Report of the President
Annual overview of the nation's economic progress using text and extensive data appendices.

EDGAR Database of Corporate Information
U.S. public company filings from 1993 through the present. Mutual fund filings since 2006. Search by company name, fund name, ticker symbol, filing number, state, SIC, and Ownership Forms.

Resources from U.S agencies on opening free markets and promoting the export of U.S. products and services.

Federal Business Opportunities
Opportunities to contract with the Federal government.

Federal Poverty Guidelines (Department of Health and Human Services)
Federal poverty levels for determining eligibility for low income assistance.

Federal Reserve
Links to free instructional materials.

FRASER Database
The Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research is a project by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis to provide economic information and data to researchers.

Joint Economic Committee
A bicameral Congressional Committee providing economic data and analysis.

National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
Central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information that supports economic growth.
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Neighborhood Link (Cleveland State University)
Information and resources for Cleveland citizens, including links to local data files.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do, and work conditions for various occupations. Other information includes job search tips and links to information about the job market in each State.

Occupational Outlook Quarterly (1999 - Current)
Articles focusing on specific careers with growth potential and the labor market in general. Each issue provides large amounts of data.

Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)
Protects investors by requiring public companies to disclose information about their operations & disseminating that information to the public.

U.S. Census Bureau Economic Program
The Economic Census is conducted every five years (2002, 2007, etc.) for every industry.

White House Economic Statistics Briefing Room
Access to current economic indicators.