3.2 Sources of economic literature


Core database

  • NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED) contains over 7000 abstracts of quality assessed economic evaluations. The database aims to assist decision-makers by systematically identifying and describing economic evaluations, appraising their quality and highlighting their relative strengths and weaknesses. [the update of CRD NHS EED has ceased March 2015]
  • Some of the search filters for Medline or Embase limit the records to articles related to Costs, Economic evaluations, Economics

Complementary databases

  • EconLit:database of economics publications including peer-reviewed journal articles, working papers from leading universities, PhD dissertations, books, collective volume articles, conference proceedings, and book reviews  (Access for KCE)