Market research on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology organizations. Industry analysis and market forecasts for advanced materials, high-tech systems and components, nanotechnology and novel processing methods.
Good source for analyst reports. Hoovers has information on 85+ million companies (public and private) and their executives. Company data includes financials, subsidiaries, trade and business news, and analyst reports.
Find the full text for more than 7,400 scholarly business journals and other sources, including nearly 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business, including management, economics, finance, accounting, and international business. 1922 to present.
Covers national and international newspapers, business news, news wires, and trade publications. Use the feature to drill down by industry. Caution: without warning, the system will log you out after 15 minutes of inactivity.
Business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations: family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies. Company financials, M&A deals, valuations, venture capital funding, private equity deals, etc.
The BLS is a US government entity that collects and reports data on the workforce in the US. You can find reports on average salaries for different fields of work, how many people work in different fields, etc. For this course, it can help you find data on what your labor costs might be.
Thomasnet is a directory of manufacturers. If you are trying to find companies that could supply particular product or part, Thomasnet is a good source. You could then view online company catalogs to get and idea of costs.
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