Real Life for a Month


Mrs. Vincent's spreadsheet: http://www.malonecsd.org/staff/rbuerkett/Real_Life_Spreadsheet.xls

Classifieds (for job, apartment hunting):


Plattsburgh Press Republican: http://pressrepublican.classifieds.neighborsink.com/
Nothern NY Classified (Malone area): http://www.nnyads.com/
Free Trader: http://www.freetraderonline.com/pageshs.htm
NY Times Classified: http://www.nytimes.com/ref/classifieds/

Auto/Electric:


Kelly Blue Book (auto payments & insurance): http://www.kbb.com
Car Fuel Economy estmator: http://www.fueleconomy.gov/feg/sbs.htm
Electric Rates: http://michaelbluejay.com/electricity/
Edmunds True Cost to Own (vehicles): http://www.edmunds.com/tco.html

Stuff & Food:


Oodle classifieds (free stuff): http://www.oodle.com/
Wal-Mart: http://www.walmart.com/
Hannaford: http://www.hannaford.com/
Aldi: http://www.aldifoods.com
Dollar Tree: http://www.dollartree.com/home.jsp


Economic Systems

Shmoop.com Economic systems page: http://www.shmoop.com/economic-systems/types.html
About.com economics site: http://economics.about.com/
Capitalism vs. Socialism: http://www.idebate.org/debatabase/topic_details.php?topicID=400
Economics help.com: http://www.economicshelp.org/dictionary/c/capitalism-v-socialism.html
World Bank.org data catalog: http://data.worldbank.org/data-catalog
Bureau of Labor Stats Manufacturing in China report: http://www.bls.gov/fls/chinareport.pdf
Bloomburg.com China Manufacturing links: http://bx.businessweek.com/china-manufacturing/
CIA Factbook Government Page (lists types of government and countries with those types): https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2128.html

United Nations Governments site (links to national websites around the world - NOTE some are in other languages): http://www.un.org/esa/national.htm

New York Times - archived news stories sorted by countries/territories: http://topics.nytimes.com/topics/news/international/countriesandterritories/index.html



Economic Systems

Capitalism vs. Socialism: http://www.idebate.org/debatabase/topic_details.php?topicID=400
Economics help.com: http://www.economicshelp.org/dictionary/c/capitalism-v-socialism.html
Shmoop.com Economic systems page: http://www.shmoop.com/economic-systems/types.html
World Bank.org data catalog: http://data.worldbank.org/data-catalog
Bureau of Labor Stats Manufacturing in China report: http://www.bls.gov/fls/chinareport.pdf
Bloomburg.com China Manufacturing links: http://bx.businessweek.com/china-manufacturing/

Stock Market:


Stock market game: http://www.smgww.org

Yahoo Finance: http://finance.yahoo.com/
Hoovers Business: http://www.hoovers.com/
New York Times Financial: http://markets.on.nytimes.com/research/markets/overview/overview.asp?src=busfn

Controversial Issues/Economics Research:

Our library's online catalog (for books): http://mah.fehb.org/bin/home
Pro/Con issues site: http://www.procon.org/
Pro/Con Portal: http://www.idebate.org/portal/
Social Topics research site: http://www.multcolib.org/homework/sochc.html
Analysis of public attitudes on social issues with overview, pro/con, organization links: Public Agenda

Issues and Controversies Database: http://www.2facts.com/Direct2.aspx?ItemID=WE57&ID=14416
Databases page: https://sites.google.com/site/franklinacademylibrary/encyclopedias-databases

Find Law: http://www.findlaw.com/casecode/
Legal Information Institute: http://www.law.cornell.edu/
Ben's Guide to US Government (great links to US government info): http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/index.html
Health-related agencies: http://www.apha.org/about/Public+Health+Links/LinksGovernmentHealthAgencies.htm

Choose the Best Search
Internet Library and search site: Finding Dulcinea

Shmoop - general economics info: http://www.shmoop.com/economics/