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Useful URLs for Juniors in search of JP topics

 

Useful URLs

* Resources for Economists is a gold mine of links to data, journals, departments, discussion groups and more http://www.aeaweb.org/RFE/

* The various columnists (Alan Krueger, Hal Varian, Robert H. Frank, Virginia Postrel and David Leonhardt) of the "Economic Scene" column can be accessed by going to:

http://www.krueger.princeton.edu/EconomicScene.html
http://people.ischool.berkeley.edu/~hal/people/hal/articles.html
http://www.robert-h-frank.com/timescolumn.html
http://dynamist.com/articles-speeches/nyt/index.html
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/news/business/columns/economic_scene/index.html



* Or go the The New York Times search page:
http://search.nytimes.com/search/daily/ and key in <"Economic Scene:">.

* Paul Krugman's "Reckonings" columns can be found at the same New York Times search page:
http://search.nytimes.com/search/daily/; type in <"Reckonings by Paul Krugman">.

The last few Reckonings columns are available at: http://www.nytimes.com/library/opinion/index.html

Other Krugman writings for Slate Magazine and Fortune elsewhere can be found at: http://web.mit.edu/krugman/www/

See also http://www.pkarchive.org for more.

* Steve Landsburg's "Everyday Economics" column in Slate is archived at: http://www.slate.com/id/2025/year/2008/landing/1/

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* The Milken Institute Review: A Journal of Economic Policy
Nice synopses of current literature by Peter Passell and accessible articles with pretty good references:
http://www.milkeninstitute.org

VOX: Research-based policy analysis and commentary regarding current economic events from leading economists. 

Vox EU: http://www.voxeu.org/

* National Bureau of Economic Research:
More technical literature: current working papers, empirically oriented, full-text searchable by keyword, etc.
http://papers.nber.org/

* JSTOR has many professional journals, though they are available only through five years ago (in some cases more current):
http://www.jstor.org/cgi-bin/jstor/listjournal

* Try especially The Journal of Economic Perspectives:
http://www.aeaweb.org/jep/index.php
For access to more recent articles: PU Library Web

* For intellectual property and information economics, try
www.sims.berkeley.edu/resources/infoecon/

* For network and demand externalities (read: Internet), try Nick Economides's site: http://www.stern.nyu.edu/networks/site.html

Blogs

Brad DeLong http://www.j-bradford-delong.net/movable_type/
Tyler Cowen and Alex Tabarok http://www.marginalrevolution.com/
Noriel Roubini http://www.rgemonitor.com/blog/roubini
Andrew Samwick http://voxbaby.blogspot.com/
Gary Becker and Richard Posner http://www.becker-posner-blog.com/index.html
Steve Levitt/Stephen Dubner, Freakonomics http://freakonomics.blogs.nytimes.com/
Greg Mankiw http://gregmankiw.blogspot.com
Dank Rodrik http://rodrik.typepad.com
Paul Krugman http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/

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Bernard Saffran: Recommendation for Further Reading in Journal of Economic Perspectives (column appears in every issue of the journal)
1987-2002: http://www.jstor.org/journals/08953309.html
2003-current: http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/08953309

Alternatively, search PU library catalog for Journal of Economic Perspectives

Pointers from the Pliny Fisk Library

Economics: Guides to conducting economic research at Princeton University, journals and working papers, economic websites, etc.
http://firestone.princeton.edu/econlib/Economics.htm

Finance: Guides to conducting finance research at Princeton University, journals and working papers, finance websites, etc.
http://firestone.princeton.edu/econlib/Finance.htm

Links for finance

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
http://www.federalreserve.gov/

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
http://www.ny.frb.org/research/index.html

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
http://www.phil.frb.org/econ/index.html