Collects information on agriculture in the U.S., but with a focus on the economics of agriculture and related fields. Includes topics such as food safety and prices, commodity markets, the rural economic, and agricultural income.
...Banking, Business/Fiscal, Consumer Price Indexes (CPI), Employment & Population, Exchange Rates, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and Components, Interest Rates, Monetary Aggregates, Producer Price Indexes (PPI), Reserves and Monetary Base, U.S. Trade & International Transactions, U.S. Financial Data, and Regional Data, including labor force and unemployment rate time series for every state, county, and metropolitan statistical area (MSA) in the United States.
PSID began in 1968 and "is a longitudinal study of a representative sample of U.S. individuals (men, women, and children) and the family units in which they reside. It emphasizes the dynamic aspects of economic and demographic behavior, but its content is broad, including sociological and psychological measures." Raw data can be downloaded into an Excel or SAS format.
The World Economic and Social Survey (WESS) provides objective analysis of pressing long-term social and economic development issues, and discusses the positive and negative impact of corresponding policies. The analyses are supported by analytical research and data included in the annex.
Presents analysis and projections of economic developments at the global level, in major country groups (classified by region, stage of development, etc.), and in many individual countries. It focuses on major economic policy issues as well as on the analysis of economic developments and prospects. It is usually prepared twice a year, as documentation for meetings of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, and forms the main instrument of the IMF's global surveillance activities.
"...reports aggregate and individual governance indicators for 215 economies over the period 1996–2013, for six dimensions of governance:
Voice and Accountability, Political Stability and Absence of Violence, Government Effectiveness
Regulatory Quality, Rule of Law, Control of Corruption."