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A Guide to Sources for Research in Economic Sciences

Documento FCE No. EE-22

15 Pages Posted: 23 Feb 2011  

Mario García Molina

National University of Colombia - Department of Economics

Liliana Chicaíza

Escuela de Administración de Empresas y Contaduría Pública

Date Written: February 21, 2011

Abstract

The paper presents an overview of the several sources used by researchers in economics and related fields. It shows the features and advantages of these sources, the characteristics than in this discipline have books, articles and journals, as well as how they are ranked and how impact measurements are performed. The paper also presents the sources for primary data of common use in economic research, with stress on the Hispanic American practice.

Notes: Downloadable document is in Spanish.

Keywords: Methodology, Teaching of Economics, Research

JEL Classification: A10, A14, A20, A22, B41

Suggested Citation

García Molina, Mario and Chicaíza, Liliana, A Guide to Sources for Research in Economic Sciences (February 21, 2011). Documento FCE No. EE-22. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1766062 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1766062

Mario García Molina (Contact Author)

National University of Colombia - Department of Economics ( email )

Carrera 30 Calle 45 Ciudad Universitaria
Bogotá
Colombia

HOME PAGE: http://www.unal.edu.co

Liliana Chicaíza

Escuela de Administración de Empresas y Contaduría Pública ( email )

Carrera 30 45-03
Bogota, None
Colombia

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