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This research guide provides suggested library resources for WVU Finance students, including books, articles, and databases that will be useful for their research projects.

Finance Basics

Journal of Finance

The Journal of Finance publishes leading research across all the major fields of financial research. Published six times a year, the journal is the official publication of The American Finance Association, the premier academic organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics.

Financial markets and portfolio management. (Note: 365 day embargo)

The official publication of the Swiss Financial Analysts Association, Financial Markets and Portfolio Management (FMPM), addresses all areas of finance, including financial markets, portfolio theory and wealth management, asset pricing, corporate finance, corporate governance, alternative investments, risk management, and regulation.

Journal of Economics and Finance 

The official journal of the Academy of Economics and Finance. It publishes theoretical and empirical research papers in economics and finance. Its primary focus is on empirical studies utilizing recent advances in econometrics with an emphasis on the policy relevance of the findings.

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Specialized Finance Resources

The resources in this section provide supplemental information for the more informational aspects of finance assignments.