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Applied Economics: Data sources

U.S. Data Sources

U.S. Census Bureau U.S. Department of Commerce

U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis U.S. Department of Commerce

Panel Study of Income Dynamics National study of socioeconomics and health over lifetimes and across generations

Health and Retirement Study  Longitudinal study of health, retirement, and aging. Sponsored by the National Institute on Aging

Survey of Income and Program Participation U.S. Census Bureau

National Longitudinal Surveys  U.S. Department of Labor/Bureau of Labor Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics  U.S. Department of Labor

ICPSR Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

Other sources of data

Government Information & Resources

Student Information

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