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The Kirstein Business Library offers career and job hunting information, entrepreneurial resources, assistance to investors, and maintains a variety of business directories and industry statistics. For more information about the programs and resources at Kirstein:
According to the Visa prom survey, American households with teens will spend an average of $978 on items including attire, limousine rental, tickets, and dinner. Last year’s figure was $1,139. Read more »
This Gale database looks at history through the lens of wealth and trade with a focus on economics in the widest sense, including political science, history, philosophy, sociology, and special collections on banking, finance, transportation and manufacturing.
Some sample titles to pique your interest:
Boston, a commercial metropolis in 1850 : her growth, population, wealth and
Boston notions : being an authentic and concise account of “that village” from
1630 to 1847
Report on introducing pure water into the City of Boston, 1835
The Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation, 1818
The Rules of work, of the carpenters, in the town of Boston. Formed, and most
accurately corrected, by a large number of the first workmen of the Boston, 1800
A state of the importations from Great-Britain into the port of Boston, from the
beginning of Jan. 1769, to Aug. 17th 1769