- a collection of US Business sources
- a service of the Indiana Business Research Center at Indiana University's Kelley School of Business.
- funded in part by the U.S. Economic Development Administration
"The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) was created in 1953 as an independent agency of the federal government to aid, counsel, assist and protect the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation."
- provide assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs throughout the United States and its territories.
- SBDC advisors provide aspiring and current small business owners a variety of free business consulting and low-cost training services.
a data preservation and accessibility project of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. FRASER’s mission is to safeguard and provide easy access to economic history—particularly the history of the Federal Reserve System. Find economic data as well as Federal Reserve System publications.
- International Trade Administration. U.S. Department of Commerce
- provides data, analysis, and recommendations on policy, and trade promotion issues affecting U.S. industry competitiveness in a global setting.
- an independent, quasijudicial Federal agency with broad investigative responsibilities on matters of trade.
- administers U.S. trade remedy laws within its mandate in a fair and objective manner.
- provides independent analysis, information, and support on matters of tariffs, international trade, and U.S. competitiveness.
- promotes policies that will improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world.
- data and analysis on a broad range of topics to help governments foster prosperity and fight poverty through economic growth and financial stability.
- a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world.
- not a bank in the ordinary sense but a unique partnership to reduce poverty and support development.
- financial products & services and publications including data and statistics.
"fosters a strong economy for Pennsylvania by ensuring the safety and soundness of financial institutions, encouraging capital formation, regulating financial services providers, and protecting consumers and investors." [Pennsylvania Manual]