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The Economics subject guide gives you access to useful library databases and trusted Web resources, relevant for researching many topics in economics or finance

Competition. Regulation

See also regulators for individual industries in the UK:
Communications    OFCOM
Gas & Electricity    OFGEM
Water                    OFWAT
Rail                       Office of Rail & Road 

Energy. Natural Resources

Information and data about European gas supplies & prices can be obtained from various sources including:

Eurostat (prices & quantities)

Bruegel think tank has data on European gas imports

ENTSOG European Network of Transmission System Operators for Gas has information & maps on the supply network

Industrial Economics

Major source of publications & statistics
Databases include:
Industrial demand-supply balance
 (1990-)  access also via UK Data Service
Industrial statistics various options, including historical (1963-) data using 2 digit ISIC classification, and more recent data for a wider range of industries (using 3 & 4 digit ISIC classification). access also via UK Data Service
Minstat (Mining & Utilities Statistics) 1995-
MVA (Manufacturing Value Added) 1990-

Information & Communication Technologies (ICT)


See also the Business Subject Guide links to publications, analysis and data on Innovation

Patents. Intellectual Property