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Economics: Getting Started

2015 Nobel Prize in Economics Awarded

British and American economist Angus Deaton was named the recipient of the 2015 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences  "for his analysis of consumption, poverty, and welfare".

If you would like to read more about his work, the library has several resources to offer:

Economics Resources at UK

Economics News

Newspaper Databases:
UK Libraries currently subscribes to the following newspaper databases, all of which contain a great deal of economic news:

Internet Resources:
The following sites, freely available on the web, are also helpful sources of economic information:



Business and Economics Liaison

Peter Hesseldenz
W.T. Young Library

University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY 40506-0456

(859) 218-1840

New Economics Books

Here are a couple of the many new economics books recently added to our collection.