For more resources related to economic, financial and business data, check out these research guides from our Business and Economics Librarian, Ryan Splenda:
The library offers access to a number of commercial products that aim to facilitate the discovery and use of data from public and private sources.
Microdata are data for which the statistical units are individual people or objects. These data have not yet been aggregated into statistics about groups, and thus can be downloaded, manipulated, used in statistical models, etc. Below are a few sources for large population and economic microdata sets.