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.
Oxford University Press offers free access to the new online collection of Oxford Research Encyclopedias, which contains dynamic, continuously updated digital Encyclopedias - by scholars, for scholars - in over twenty disciplines. The database is freely available.
The third international EconBiz Student Competition was held from March 16th to March 29th 2015. Because the library has joined the EconBiz Partner Network in 2013, Corvinus students were also invited to participate in the competition. The Hungarian student Dávid Grüll won the first place among the international winners, thanks to his creative YouTube Clip. Congratulations! The list of the winners
The SAGE Social Sciences & Humanities package is now available online. The package provides access to 554 journals with issues back to 1999 in the humanities and social sciences fields, including leading international peer-reviewed titles. The publications are available from the university's LAN.
IMF eLibrary is now available online. The database provides direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. You will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and so much more. The publications are available from the university's LAN.