Success by the Numbers: Statistics for Business Development (Occasional Paper #28)

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Item Number: 
978-0-8389-8327-0
Published: 
2005
Publisher: 
RUSA
Pages: 
64
Width: 
8 12"
Height: 
11"
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Softcover
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A detailed look at Census Bureau economic statistics leads off this book illuminating features of which many librarians are not aware. The following chapter provides an insider's view of the production of state statistical information. The bibliographies have been expanded from the conference presentations providing more details on such topics as demographics and marketing, economic forecasts, industry statistics, financial statistics, trade statistics, and labor, employment, and wages.

While no bibliography of this type can claim to be complete, Success by the Numbers provides thorough coverage of major business statistical resources while describing their unique and unusual features.

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Ryan Womack

Chapter 1
Federal Business Statistics and the 2002 Economic Census
Paul T. Zeisset

Chapter 2
Finding Florida Statistical Resources and Data
Susan S. Floyd

Chapter 3
Demographics and Marketing
Susan Shultz

Chapter 4
Economic Forecasts
Todd M. Hines

Chapter 5
Industry Statistics
Janice Steed Lewis

Chapter 6
Financial Statistics
Angela Jacobe

Chapter 7
Labor, Employment, and Wages Statistics
Ashley Robinson

Chapter 8
Trade Statistics
Kaiping Zhang

Notes on Contributors

Ryan Womack