November 20, 2017

Reference Resources Roundup (Curated Collection of Recently Published/Updated Data-Rich Reports Available on the Web)

This selection of curated full text documents and other reference materials is updated daily with new materials. Please bookmark and visit again. All of these items are free to access and download. 

This roundup began on November 14, 2017. The previous two roundups featuring more than 200 reports, datasets, etc. can be accessed here. and here

Business

New Statistics Available on Activities of U.S. Multinational Enterprises (via BEA/DOC)

Climate

National: State of the Climate Report  (October 2017; via NCEI)

Disasters

A Global Outlook on Disaster Science (via Elsevier)

Drugs 

Overdose Reporting Requirements: Fact Sheet (State by State)
via (Network for Public Health Law/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
10 pages; PDF. 

Report: The Underestimated Cost of the Opioid Crisis (via Council of Economic Advisers)
14 pages; PDF.

Economics

Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit (via Center for Microeconomic Data/Federal Reserve of NY)

Education

Ranked: Countries by Growth in Female Students Enrolled in Higher Education (Euromonitor)

Energy

Executive Summary: World Energy Outlook 2017 (via International Energy Administration)
PDF Version ||| Presentation Slides (PDF)

Families

2017 America’s Families and Living Arrangements Published by U.S. Census

Housing

U.S. Census Releases New Data About Moving and Movers

Labor 

Women in the Workplace: A Databook (via BLS)
207 pages; PDF.

Media

30 Countries with Digital TV Household Penetration Rates over 100% in 2017 (via Euromonitor)

Parks Associates Announces 2017 Top 10 U.S. Subscription OTT Video Services

Military

Mapping the Development of Autonomy in Weapon System (via SIPRI)

Terrorism

Spatial Analysis of U.S. Terrorism Incidents (via National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START))
4 pages; PDF. 

American Deaths in Terrorist Attacks, 1995 – 2016 (via National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START))
1 page; PDF. 

Ideological Motivations of Terrorism in the United States, 1970–2016 (via National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START))
6 pages; PDF. 

Water

U.S. Government Global Water Strategy 2017 (U.S. Dept. of State and USAID)
Direct to Full Text (70 pages; PDF) ||| Direct to Summary

Wealth

Global Wealth Report 2017 (Credit Suisse) ||| Data File (xls)
68 pages; PDF.
Summary/KeyFindings:  “Global Wealth 27% Higher Than a Decade Ago, Led by Further US Gains”

 

Gary Price About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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