Economics: Reference Tools

Encyclopedia

Encyclopedia of Law and Economics (Findlaw)
An attempt to survey the whole of law & economics literature, with each entry containing a review of the literature, written by an authority in the field, followed a quasi complete bibliography. Published simultaneously in both electronic and printed form. Searchable.

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Professional Associations, Societies, and Conferences

RFE: Societies and Associations
Links to economics societies and associations on the Web. Most entries are annotated, some quite extensively.
Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World: Associations and Societies
Another collection of links to economics societies and associations on the Web. Searchable.
RFE: Conferences
Links to conferences on economics and economics-related subjects. Most entries are annotated, some quite extensively.

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Job Hunting Resources

Job Openings for Economists
Published jointly by the American Economic Association and the Department of Economics at the University of Texas at Austin in February, April, June, August, October, November (Supplement to October), and December.
The Chronicle of Higher Education - Career Network - Jobs - Economics
Weekly listing of economics jobs from the Chronicle of Higher Education. Searchable. You can also sign-up to receive weekly e-mail of new jobs.
RFE: Jobs, Grants, & Academic Advice
Links to sources for job openings and job candidates. Most entries are annotated, some quite extensively.
QM&RBC Jobs
Links to sources for job announcements in economics from throughout the world.

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Lists of Newsgroups and Mailing Lists

RFE / Mailing Lists
Comprehensive listing for mailing lists in economics. Organized by JEL classification, each entry includes instructions on how to subscribe and unsubscribe and a link to the list archive, if there is one.
RFE / Usenet Newsgroups
Lists Usenet discussion groups in economics and related subjects.

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