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Investing Resources: History of Stocks and Money

Stock analysis, macroeconomic theory, stock recommendations, company analysis, business news, and technical analysis.

Mergent Manuals

The Alkek Library has purchased online access to multidecade runs of Mergent Manuals. This includes Industrial, Unlisted, Public Utility, International, Transportation, Over the Counter and Bank and Finance.

Mergent Industrial manuals cover most of the 20th century through today and list a corporation's financials, stock splits and dividends. Also included is a corporation's subsidiaries, acquistions and a brief corporate history.

Recommended Titles

Understanding America's past is crucial to acting in the present.

Greatest Hits of Economic Theory and History

Vital concepts of economics and investing for you:

David Ricardo - complete works here.

Adam Smith - Wealth of Nations.

Peter Bernstein's A Primer on Money, Banking and Gold is still one of the best books about this subject.

The Making of the Modern World database offers access to the theories, practices, and consequences of economic and business activity in the West from the last half of the 15th century to the mid-19th century.

Here are some more books.

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