This guide covers finance, economics, banking, and property.
Looking for journal articles? These are our top article database picks for Finance and Economics:
Business Source Complete
Major database for business. Broad coverage of finance and economics topics.
The primary specialist database for economics.
Web of Science
Scholarly articles from highly-regarded journals, including finance and economics. Includes CAB Abstracts, a good source for agricultural and natural resource economics.
NOTE: Web of Science, Scopus, and Google Scholar show numbers of citing articles, a powerful way to follow scholarly discussion on a topic.
Extensive coverage of research literature in all aspects of business and management. Includes global patent coverage.
Global business news and stock markets, company and industry sector information, including financial data, from Reuters and Dow Jones.
View a demonstration:
- How to Find a Specific Journal Article
- Search Techniques: Plan your search
- Search Techniques: Search using your plan
Database Licence Information
Legal guidelines about how and by whom Library-subscribed article databases may be used.
Business Statistics / Economic Indicators
Stats NZ/Tatauranga Aotearoa
Primary tool for statistical data about New Zealand.
OECD's library of statistical databases. Includes interactive datasets (that can be downloaded) for OECD countries and selected non-member countries.
World Development Indicators (WDI)
The World Bank’s premier compilation of cross-country comparable data on development. Includes time series indicators for over 200 economies.
Historical company information and other trading data. Formerly IRG Online Archives.
Financial reports of NZX listed and delisted companies.
New Zealand Organisations
Wiley Encyclopedia of Management
Volume 4: Finance
Volume 8: Managerial Economics
New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
Substantial encyclopedia articles on a wide range of economic topics with bibliographies for further reading.
Oxford Handbooks Online. Economics and Finance
These handbooks on a range of major economics and finance topics include essays with extensive references for further reading.
Concepts & Definitions
Books usually provide the most comprehensive information on a subject and can give you a good overview of your topic, essential background information and plenty of explanation.
Search to find books, journals, DVDs & other material.
- Massey University Finance Research Reports
- Massey University Economics Research Reports
- Massey University Banking Research Reports
Locate Massey, New Zealand, and international theses.
View a demonstration:
Page authorised by University Librarian
Last updated on Monday 18 January 2021
Related Subject Guides
Ask a Librarian
- Thesis Information
How to find, format and submit theses.
- OWLL - The Online Writing and Learning Link
Advice on academic study and writing, including referencing.
- APA Interactive
An easy-to-use tool for APA referencing. Also links to other styles (e.g. MLA).
- Referencing Software and Tools
Help formatting references references in your assignments, from widgets to full software.