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Handbooks provide a thorough overview of a topic sub-discipline in economics. They typically include a collection of essays on the topic and are a useful entry point into the research and scholarship of the topic or sub-discipline. We also have research handbooks on social sciences research.
We have many handbooks from Oxford in the Oxford Handbooks Online platform. The best way to find other handbooks is to use UW Libraries Search. Try searching for your topic and the term handbook. Use the filters on the left to narrow to ebook or print books. Oxford University Press, Elsevier, and Elgar are publishers that produce many economics handbooks.
Oxford Handbooks Online
Introductions to topics and critical surveys of the current state of scholarship in a particular field of study.
SAGE Research Methods Online (SRM)
Articles, books, case studies, datasets, and video covering the practices of quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods research methodologies. See SRM Guide
Dictionaries & Encyclopedias
Literature reviews in economics, resource economics, and financial economics.
Full text encyclopedias in all subject areas