Business and Economic Research Bureau Records
UA.16.159

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Title
Business and Economic Research Bureau records
ID
UA.16.159
Date [inclusive]
1952-1967
Extent
0.4 Cubic feet
Language
English

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan".

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Historical Note

In 1951 the Bureau of Business Research was created in the College of Business. In 1958 the name changed to the Bureau of Business and Economic Research. The Bureau was disbanded in 1980 when the college reorganized.

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Scope and Contents note

The records consist of reports on various topics related to business and economics. Topics include the great lakes St. Lawrence seaway and power project, hotel administration, Michigan county market data and travel accommodations in Port Huron, Michigan. There are also reports based on surveys including Michigan tourism, Lansing air traffic, Saginaw river port, rack jobbers, resort hotel wage rates, Lansing appliance dealers, and consumer shopping surveys for Hastings, Michigan; Muskegon, Michigan; and St. Joseph, Michigan.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections December 2009

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Publications

Geographic Name(s)

  • Saint Lawrence Seaway

Subject(s)

  • Business -- Research
  • Business education
  • Economics -- Michigan
  • Economics -- Research
  • Shipping -- Saginaw River (Mich.)
  • Tourism -- Michigan

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Collection Inventory

The Great Lakes- St. Lawrence Seaway and Power project, By Frank Mossman 1952 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 1

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Legal Aspects of Hotel Administration, Cases and Materials-by Hendrik Zwarenstein 1962 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 2

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Michigan County Market Data Undated 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 3

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Michigan Tourist Survey 1957 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 4

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Research Reports 

Hastings Consumer Shopping Survey 1952 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 5

Greater Muskegon Consumer Shopping Survey 1952 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 6

St. Joseph Consumer Shopping Survey 1952 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 7

Travel Accommodations of Port Huron, Michigan Facilities and Needs 1953  


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 8

Greater Lansing Appliance Dealer and Market Surveys 1954  


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 9

Resort Hotel Wage Rates preliminary survey 1954 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 10

Michigan Winter Resort Survey preliminary report 1954 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 11

A New Type of Middlemen- Rack Jobbers survey 1956 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 12

Lansing Air Traffic Potential Study 1957 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 13

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The Saginaw River Port Survey Part 1 and 2 1958 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 14

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Wages, Hours, and Fringe Benefits in Member Stores of the Michigan Retail Hardware Association 1954 


    Box Folder
Mixed materials   2020H 15

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Annual Reports 

Box

Unpublished 

Annual Reports

1958-1959 

1959-1960 

1960-1961 

1961-1962 

1962-1963 

1964-1965 

1965-1966 

1968 

1968-1969 

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Serials 

#173: Business and Economic Research Bureau Occasional Paper 

#445: Marketing and Transportation Paper 

#464: Michigan State Economic Record 

#466: Michigan Statistical Abstract 

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