In response to our readers' demands, we are happy to announce extended opening hours in the Library: from 29th August 2016 the Library will be open from Monday to Friday from 8 am to 9 pm, on Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm. Opening hours
Life satisfaction is generally highest in Norway, Australia and Denmark, according to the 2016 results of OECD Better Life Index. This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life. With this online interactive tool you can see how countries perform according to the importance you give to each of 11 topics that make for a better life.
IMD announced the 2016 findings of its annual World Competitiveness Yearbook. The WCY Rankings measure how well countries manage their economic and human resources to increase their prosperity. The online version of the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook extended with the latest data is available on the organization's website, through the University's LAN.
The fourth international EconBiz Student Competition was held from March 21st to April 10th 2016. Because the Library has joined the EconBiz Partner Network in 2013, Corvinus students were also invited to participate in the competition. The Corvinus student Tsengel Battur was awarded with the second place among the international winners. Congratulations! The list of the winners
EDS discovery service, the Library's complex search interface was renamed to 'SuperSearch'. With SuperSearch you can search scientific databases, e-journals and the library catalogue simultaneously. You can find more information about the search interface on the SuperSearch information page.
OECD Factbook provides a global overview of today’s major economic, social and environmental indicators, in a range of user-friendly formats. More countries than ever are covered in greater detail, enabling direct comparisons for many indicators between OECD Members and major additional countries.
The electronic version is freely available online: OECD Factbook 2015-2016
With the OECD Data App for iPhone you can browse the economic indicators in a smartphone format.
Japanese users of the OECD Better Life Index 2015 worry most about safety, education is important in Finland, and Australians and Danes want to be happy – user feedback shows as the Index marks its fourth birthday. This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life. With this online interactive tool you can see how countries perform according to the importance you give to each of 11 topics that make for a better life.