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Kirstein Business Library

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Statistics and Industry Information

 

GENERAL SOURCES

statabs

 

Statistical Abstract of the United States. U.S. Bureau of the Census. Washington , DC : U.S. GPO

 

 

 

CONSUMER SPENDING INFORMATION

babyboom

 

Baby Boom: Americans Born 1946-1964.  Ithaca , NY : New Strategist, 2009

 

 

 

 

household spending

 

 Household Spending. Ithaca , NY : New Strategist

 

 

 

 

millenials

 

The Millennials: Americans born 1977 to 1994. Ithaca , NY : New Strategist, 2009

 

 

 

older

 

Older Americans. Ithaca , NY : New Strategist

 

 

 

 

Who’s buying (series). Ithaca , NY : New Strategist

INDUSTRY INFORMATION

s&pStandard & Poor’s NetAdvantage database available for in-library use only. Includes industry surveys.

 

bizinsights

Business Insights: Essentials

 

bizrank

 

Business Rankings Annual. Detroit , MI : Gale.

 

 

 

marketshare

 

Market Share Reporter.   Detroit , MI , Gale

 

 

 

Databases for articles, annual reports, electronic books, analyst’s reports, statistics and directories, lists of companies, competitors, potential customers at http://www.bpl.org/electronic/business.asp.