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Economics: Getting Started

Research guide for economic students and majors at Whittier College.

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Department of Economics

For information about the courses, please visit the Department of Economics website.

Off-campus Access

You can access all of the Library's electronic resources from off-campus through the Library's website and online catalog. Any link to a database or journal on these websites will redirect patrons to log in using your My Whittier username and password.


Welcome to the Economics LibGuide!

Whittier College's Department of Economics states that "from drawing parallels to politics to explaining environmental problems and solutions, Economics is everywhere, intertwined in almost all aspects of the world." Use the tabs to navigate this guide, and be sure to scroll down to see the content on each page.  


New Books

The Wall Street Journal is available online - Create your account with the Whittier ID

WSJ for Students helps you trust your source and decisions. Please click here and find the student membership services.


Library Workshops & Instruction

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