Here are a few books that can be helpful in explaining the economic research process:
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:
UK Libraries currently subscribes to the following newspaper databases, all of which contain a great deal of economic news:
The following sites, freely available on the web, are also helpful sources of economic information: