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Associations & Publications
This page offers help in the location of information about market associations and publications. Included are access to the interactive edition of the Wall Street Journal, links to the home pages of newspapers serving 39 of the country’s most vibrant markets, to The Financial Times and to the Business Marketing Association.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
This is a priced service that gives you access to a large variety of information sources provided by the Wall Street Journal. A free two week trial is available.
Financial Times Home Page
The Financial Times is a leading international English language newspaper which aims to provide readers with the best source of business information, analysis and comment.
Business Publications Search Engine
A business search engine that exclusively indexes business articles, publications,tutorials, reports, papers, and other business content.
Marketing Virtual Library
KnowThis.com presents links to leading magazines, newspapers and trade publications. Many of these sites provide access to articles that appear in the print version of major publications. Many also function as online news sources that includes expanded materials not available in the print version as well as providing access to many other resources.
Business Marketing Association
BMA helps members improve their ability to manage business-to-business marketing/marketing communications for greater productivity and profitability by providing unique access to information, ideas and the experience of peers.
Association for Corporate Growth
The Association for Corporate Growth is the premier association for and about professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development, and mergers & acquisitions. Its over 4000 members are primarily located with 32 chapters in the United States and Canada. The official website of ACG International features news and items of interest to members of the M&A community. A newly-redesigned ‘For Members Only’ area features a fully interactive Deals Exchange(r) database, membership directory and other valuable features.”
Association of Fund Raising Professionals
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) represents 25,000 members in 165 chapters in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, working to advance philanthropy through advocacy, research, education, and certification programs.” Site includes the text of their ethical standards and principles, professional advancement resources, a resource center, and a members gateway. Formerly known as the National Society of Fund Raising Executives.
National Business Incubation Association
The National Business Incubation Association (NBIA) is the world’s leading organization advancing business incubation and entrepreneurship. It provides thousands of professionals with the information, education, advocacy and networking resources to bring excellence to the process of assisting early-stage companies worldwide.
Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World
A comprehensive set of links to economics associations throughout the world.