[data source, Economics, research, data collection]

Online Data Sources for Economists


Finding an adequate dataset for your research can be tricky and time consuming. Here, we collected a set of datasets that can be used in research related to areas of Economics.

Dataset Name Source Name Description URL How to access? Areas
LISS Longitudinal Internet
studies for the Social Sciences
The same group of 7,500 individuals in the Netherlands
are surveyed every year since October 2007. Over these years,
LISS can be used to measure the changes in people’s lives,
their reactions to life events, and the effects of societal changes
and policy measures.
https://www.lissdata.nl Via online application Economics,
Health Studies,
HILDA The Household, Income and Labour
Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey
Household-based panel study that collects detailed
information about economic and personal well-being,
labour market dynamics and family life of 17,000 individuals
in Australia
https://melbourneinstitute.unimelb.edu.au/hilda Apply for an access through
Health Studies,