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Comprehensive guides to online Economics resources
WWW Virtual Library Economics
A section of the WWW Virtual Library, it consists of the following two sites. RFE: Resources for Economists on the Internet and WebEC: WWW Resources in Economics (see next two entries). Collectively, they make up the WWW Virtual Library Economics.
Official Government Information by Country
Other Internet Sources
Asian American Net: South Asia
A useful site that brings together regional and country specific resources on the Internet
BBC World: South Asia
A very useful source for current\breaking news from/on the region as well as in depth analysis and reports. The country profiles provide an overview as well as background and facts.
British Association for South Asian Studies (BASAS)
A very active academic association promoting and supporting South Asian Studies in Britain. It also facilitates communication between South Asianists in Britain and other countries through its annual conferences and workshops.
National Film Development Corporation (NFDC)
National Film Development Corporation of India is the central agency established to encourage the good cinema movement in the country.
Online Multidisciplinary Social Science Portal.
The GandhiServe Foundation is a charitable foundation registered in Germany. Its objective is to spread the ethics of nonviolence by disseminating information about Mahatma Gandhi's life and works. The "Archives section" is noteworthy.
Indra Gandhi National Centre for the Arts
The Indra Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), established in 1987 is an autonomous institution under the Ministry of Culture, India. It is a centre for research, academic pursuit and dissemination in the field of the arts.
Institute of Peace & Conflict Studies (IPCS)
The Institute conducts independent research on conventional and non-conventional security issues in the region and shares its findings with policy makers and the public.
OneWorld South Asia
This site brings together a wide range of organizations to promote sustainable development, social justice and human rights.
The South Asian Network of Economic Research Institutes (SANEI) is a regional initiative to foster networking amongst economic research institutions in South Asia.
A Forum for and about women in the South Asian countries of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
South Asia Analysis Group (SAAG)
South Asia Analysis Group is a non profit non commercial think tank.
South Asian Cinema Foundation
The South Asian Cinema Foundation (SACF) promotes a positive film culture among film audiences. It also documents South Asian Film history.
South Asian Diaspora Literature & Arts Archive (SALIDAA)
The SALIDAA digital archive aims to showcase the richness and diversity of contemporary South Asian literature and arts in England by digitising a variety of text-based and visual material accompanied by descriptive and contextual information.
South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
The association was established in 1985 by the governments of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. It provides a platform
for the peoples of the South Asian region to work together to accelerate economic and social development.
South Asian Strategic Stability Institute (SASSI)
The South Asian Strategic Stability Institute (SASSI) is an independent think tank dedicated to promoting peace and stability in South Asia.
Statistics of India
A website containing data and analysis about the Indian economy.
The World Bank in South Asia
An excellent site for research and data on the World Bank's programmes and projects for alleviating poverty in the countries of the region.