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Research guide to support Econ 353/WS 401 Gender & Economics course.

Searching for Books: Subject Headings

Standard Library of Congress Subject Headings

Use with ISU's online catalog and also WorldCat

  • Women Economic Contitions
  • Poor Women
  • Sexual Division of Labor
  • Income Distribution Sex Differences
  • Women Employment

Gender Economics: Additional LibGuides

Government Documents

U.S. Department of Labor


U.S. Department of Labor: Women's Bureau

U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Look for Government Documents (print and online links) such as

Women Veterans in the Labor Force

Earnings - various / U.S. Department of Labor, Women's Bureau

Women's employment during the recovery [electronic resource]. Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Labor, [2011]


Online Primary Sources

More ideas

American Factfinder's guided search lets you set up searches based on your choice of several parameters, for example 1) People: Age and Sex plus 2) People: Income and earnings individual plus 3) United States or other geographical area and 4) race/ethnicity. Examples from the results of a search conducted October 11, 2016:

Gender Economics: Specific Journal Titles

Marsha Miller

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Marsha Miller

I am semi-retired and working mostly behind-the-scenes on various projects.

I will not have office hours but you are welcome to email me.

The Subjects listed below have been taken over by other Research and Instruction Librarians. Please consult the list of Subject Specialists for updated listings. The list will show up until I am fully retired and complete transfer of all LibGuide elements has taken place.

812.237.2606 [be prepared to leave clear, succinct voicemail]

Library, Research and Instruction (Public Services), room 106
Subjects: Science

Gender Economics: More Statistics Sources



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Bureau of Economic Analysis

National Center for Education Statistics

National Center for Health Statistics

Poverty Guidelines, Research, and Measurement [HHS]

EconData.Net – regional economic activity

National Foundation for Women Business Owners

National Partnership for Women and Families

State by State Wage Gap Data [and by Congressional District] from AAUW

Simple Truth About the Pay Gap {Fall 2016}; updated twice yearly; from AAUW


All links verified/updated October 11, 2016