Economics links round-up

Economics Network logoDo you want to track down Economics text books? More than 1700 economics books can be previewed online thanks to a new feature of the Economics Network’s book catalogue. Their economics book database now links to the Google Books preview or other paper and online sources that cite that book.

A new interface to World Bank data is available – called – it mashes up information on projects, population, economic indicators, reports and even local field office contacts from the World Bank with Google Maps, so you can zoom in and out, like any other Google Maps search.

… and finally, concerns about the state of the US economy take some bizarre turns when rappers start flashing stacks of Euros instead of dollars, but Aaron Schiff at is looking at how chatter in the economics blogosphere may reflect real world concerns.

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