10 great business databases to mine for stories

Number 4618
Subject Data
Source Steve Doig
Affiliation Cronkite School of Journalism
Year 2016
Summary From ZIP code-level business patterns to foreign trade imports and exports and hospital data, Doig will walk you through seldom-used databases that hold treasures for reporters. You’ll learn what’s in the data sets, how to get them, what you can pull from them, what questions to ask of the data and story ideas that could be developed, and you’ll leave armed with new knowledge and fresh ideas.
Tags business; databases; sets; story; ideas
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