Data and Decisions

OIT 249, OIT 274, OIT 276, and OIT 367.

Research Tips

This guide will help you find data sources for your regression assignment.

  • Start early.
    • Identifying a data set that interests you and is appropriate for a regression analysis can take time. You also want to give yourself enough time to understand how your data set is structured; understand what your variables mean and how they are formatted; identify any anomalies in the data; and read any available data documentation.
  • Not finding the data you need?

Company and Industry Data

Economic Data

Most of these international sources include US coverage.

Scientific Data

Social Science Data