First a little background for those who did not come to this page through
my home page: I used to be an Economics
professor at the University of Connecticut (USA), specialized in
macroeconomics. Now I am at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. I maintain a website
about economics research, IDEAS. And
somehow, some people think I can solve all their problems. I get quite a
few who think I will do their Economics homeworks, but others are way
off track. Here is a little sample. Note: these are the complete
emails. I just cut names and signatures. And I spare you the phone calls I
This is the second page of emails. The first one is here, the third is there and the fourth one here. And now there is also a fifth page.
Hello: I am a student at Roosevelt University. I am doing research based
Natal, Brazil's tourism development. I am interested in obtaining your
tourism statistics. I am also interested in possible developing a small
luxury hotel. The results from the statistics will enable me to determine
the marketability exists. If you can email some general information to
____________, I'd be appreciative.
Dear sir I;m joking for the information of secret groups or
that tried to take over the government of Bolivia. Could have taken place
the late 1800s or early 1900s . the organization or group I;m most
in is the ILLUMINATE or a more modern name FREEMASONS. I read a small
that the Bolivian government exiled this group of people. please E mail
My name is _________ and I am a seventh grade student at Laredo Middle
School in Aurora, Colorado. I am participating in a
Multimedia/ E-Commerce class and our assignment is to set up a
retail-clothing store in London. Each student is assigned a job within
their group and my job is to find out the employee wages for the following
positions in our clothing retail store: Manager, Assistant Manager,
Receiving manager, Business Supervisor, Floor Supervisor, and Three Sales
Associates. Also I have to investigate any benefits, insurance, union
I am e-mailing you to ask for your help in these investigations. If you
could find me any of these positions or other requirements I would greatly
appreciate it. Any estimate or range is also greatly appreciated. Please
e-mail me back at _________
My name is _________. I lives in California? and today I have 6
questions about the economic. Could you please help me to answers 6 these
1. What do you think the new president's most serious economic
2. What are the basic functions of money? What is money and what is
money? What does the value of money depend on in the U.S?
3. How are old age pensions (Social security) funded in the U.S?
be worried about your social security benefits when you retire? Why or why
not? What can you do during your working years to prevent financial
when you retire?
4. Discuss the main characteristic of pure capitalism (pure
How does our mixed market system differ from pure capitalism?
5. What is the role of saving and investment in economic growth?
increase the saving rate in the U.S?
6. What are the 3 basic tools of monetary policy? Show in detain
the tools works during a recession and a period of inflation. Which s
most important and Why?
Dear Prof. Zimmerman,
I am a student of Economy at "La Sapienza" University in Rome (ITALY) and
graduation thesis deals with the applicability of E.V.A. methodology to
credit institutes and financial institutions in general.
Unfortynately, this subject is not enlarged upon yet in Italy.
With respect to that, I kindly request you to let me know issues, internet
sites, seminar pubblication and so on, dealing with the applicability of
Economic Value Added to banks, both as an estimation device of the
performance and as estimation device of banks stocks prices.
I thank you in advance for any information you will supply me, and remain,
I am an studient in economics at
Antananarivouniversity in Madagascar. I would like to
have more informtion about the world-wide economics
association because of my studies I wonder to be a new
member. therfore I don't know how to do and which
association would be better for me.
Even you get more informaiton about this if you have
not enough now send me details please.
Dr. Zimmerman: My name is __________ and I run an oil company in Dallas,
We are about to embark on a large shallow drilling program in China and
of the gentlemen we've been dealing with is an economist named Professor
_________. Other than having worked for the Deutsche Bank in Beijing,
can find little about his background. He states he has taught at the
American University in Georgetown and at a college in NY. He certainly
sounds knowledgeable and very credible, however we are about to make a
investment in the country and I like to find out more about the gentleman.
Is there any information you can provide. His home is in Beijing. Your
would be most appreciated. Sincerely,
What is outcome oriented exactly?
I am a Zambia aged 37 years old a secretary bY proffesional. I intend to
open an orphanage for infants. I am raising funds to enable me complete
In this regard, I am hereby applying for a job as a Housemaid, if I work
for two years I will be able to complete the home for orphans.
Please help me and God bless you.
I would kindly ask for Your help! I need information about the average
salary in Norway but I can not find it!
Should You help me?
Thanks in advance!
Subject: research in accounting
how has technology impacted accounting practice?.
Allow me to introduce myself. I am a Radiologist from US. I am looking for
contact e-mail for Prof. _________ for some genetic study in India. I
like to know if you have any information, or some place where I could get
Subject: Help with statistics
I need help in how to find changes that have happened since 9/11/01...
What is the increase in American flag sales?
What is the increase in web sites dedicated to 9/11?
What are the actual losses incurred by airlines?
I would appreciate any suggestions on the direction to go.
my family is from a landlocked nation. and my family wants to know this
a landlocked nation does not touch an outside border of the continent. so
you name three landlocked countries. my family wants the REAL answer.
thanks e-mail me back
I have completed my M.Sc ( Hons)in agri.economics.I have a craze to do my
doctorate in Agricultural Economics in Germany So please tell me the names
and addresses of universities which itself applies for the funding
programme. So please guide me . I have lack of financial resources.
Hoping a reply soon
Please provide me prices for the following. We are preplanning my Mothers
funeral . We are located in Alliance, OH 44601
Aurora Brushed Hyacinth 18 g steel or stainless casket (picture attached)
another one that is identical or close. Light pink color desired
Wilb. Montecello outer burial container or similar.
Burial will be at Alliance City Cemetary, Alliance OH
You can reach me by email or at _________________
You have a great site here. I will like to know why
to use the site beneficially.
hello i live in england and i am trying to trace the name ayala as my
has married some one from venezuela and they are now living here very
out of interest my sister would like to know about her family name if you
please write to _________ thank you
I am researching international lending on the net, and found your site. I
not know if you can help or even if your interested in helping me.
here is a brief discription of what I am trying to accomplish. I am a
broker in Florida and I do residential and commercial lending from all of
US. I am continuely approached to do international lending and there is
hugh market, that would benifit everyone involved. Do you have any sources
would possible be willing to look at some of my projects?
Thank you for your time and even if you are unable to respond I found your
Thank You Again,
I wonder if you can help me, my father used to say although I was born
England I had two Erish parents , however because my father was Irish,
made me Irish by ethnic origin. This I accept.
However mosth people seem to think this rubbish.
Also I am told you cannot take the ethnic origin from the father only you
to have dual origin ??
Could you explain this to me or tell me where I can find the answer. I
this could be time washing for you. you cant answer every ? sent perhaps
could give me an email. many thank yours
SG Herr Zimmermann
Da ich grad an meiner Diplomarbeit schreibe und sie mit Latex schreiben
würde ich sie bitte ob sie mir nicht ein schönes Template mit
Features geben könnten..
Danke schon im voraus
We were discussing this subject and I can't find the specific reference
anywhere on the net. Can you help? Why is the District of Columbia
responsible for our capitol, our president, our major holding of all of
America? What if District of Columbia wanted there little patch of land
all of its holdings back? How did District of Columbia get this area of
United States and how did our nation's capitol end up on a foreign land in
country? I always thought that D.C. was just Washington and part of the
States, and yes, it is so, but what about the other questions that I have
asked. Please provide references so my children, and others can be
knowledgeable of these questions. Thank you.
i am going through your website and i seen ur mail address so i mail you
. well there i have seen a institute . so i would like to apply there. to
apply in that institute what requirements needed ? please let me know all
this so how could i apply there ? hope to hear from you soon.
je veux des informations sur les entreprises qui
travaillent en résaeux c.a.d. avec son environnement
(d'autres entreprises;organismes prvés ou
publics;universités;centres de recherches;...)
mercie de m'aider pour mon master.
Dear Mr. Zimmermenn;
I need an International Finance Company, Tjis company can give of credit
Please can you help me?
I am sending you this email to you in Spanish as well below. I wanted to know
if you have any demographic information on from what cities/towns Guatemalans
are emmigrating from to Los Angeles, Ca. I am starting a videoconferecing
service between LA-Guate and want specific information as to where to start
offices in Guate. Please respond when you get this email.
Nous recherchons des réalisations récentes utilisant des tuiles de terre
cuite et/ou des briques de structure pour publication dans une revue
La Fédération Française des Tuiles et Briques publie Terre d'architecture,
une nouvelle revue d'architecture que vous avez peut-être eu l'occasion de
feuilleter. Son objectif est de faire mieux connaître les produits de terre
cuite et d'en faire valoir la contemporanéité par la présentation de
réalisations récentes. Pour garantir la qualité et la diversité des
exemples proposés dans cette publication dont nous avons la charge, nous
lançons un vaste appel à réalisations .
Nous centrons, notre demande sur des rialisations mettant en &uvre tous
types de tuiles et/ou de brique de structure dans une architecture
Si l'éventualité d'une publication vous intéresse, merci de nous faire
parvenir dans les meilleurs délais un, ou des, exemple(s) de réalisations
comportant une fiche technique succincte de l'opération, la nature et la
marque des produits terre cuite mise en &uvre, au minimum deux vues
valorisant ces produits (de préférence légèrement plongeantes quand il
s'agit de montrer les couvertures) et vos coordonnées complètes.
Pour la r&eaute;daction
Hi I am writing a paper on Mark Sagoffs paper Do we consume to much?
What is the percentage of world wealth does the top 3 % of the world
How much wealth does the top 20% of the world pop. control?
What countries fall in this line of control?
What is the descrepencey of the natrual resources and our current
What is the percentage of the 3 and 20% of the population spend on
military and in which 1st world countries?
What are the stock rate trends of biotech in the last 10, 15, and 20
What is the ratio of income generated by technologies both bio and
industral saving the average person excluding the top 3% and 20% of the
controlers of the world wealth incrementally from 1900 to 2002?
Im looking for :
Synthesis, characterization and in-vitro antitumour studies on some
3d-metal complexes of N-salicyloyl-N'- thiobenzhydrazide. Singh, N. K.;
Srivastava, Anju; Kayastha, Arvind M. Department of Chemistry, Banaras
Hindu University, Varanasi, India. Indian Journal of Chemistry, Section
A: Inorganic, Bio-inorganic, Physical, Theoretical & Analytical
Chemistry (2000), 39A(10), 1074-1078.
Can you help me please to obtain this publication.
I want to subscribe manually my previous working paper (in pdf) because I
can search automatically on your search-engine. I hope you can put this
paper on my work, thank you!
I am searching for a economist in British Columbia, Canada. I am looking for future outlook on
the career of Administrative Assistants and the long term occupation. The demand for this job,
the long term outlook etc.
I am interested in the h2b program. Could you please direct me as to what I can do and who I can
contact. I live in Jamaica West Indies
My name is Princess Favour xxx xxx, I am a Nigeria I went to your website and I came
across with Daewoo Economic Institute in South Korea, Sir, actually I am intersting in studing
the course in your country over there in Korea.
Could you please give me your necessary requirement, and the duration cost .
Please your cogent response is highlt needed.
Thanks in anticipation.
ich bin Student der Medienwirtschaft in Deutschland uns suche Informationen
zum Flughafen Gazipasa in der Türkei. Bin über die türkische Website der
Regierung auf Sie gestoßen, es wäre Klasse wenn Sie mir irgendwelche
Informationen auf Englsich etc zu einer geplanten Eröffnung als zivilen
Flughafen zu kommen lassen könnten oder einen Ansprechpartner nennen
Can you help me find someone to do a market research study in Spain? I'm
trying to understand the Spanish Restaurant industry and how US Casual
Dining Franchise have performed there over the past 5 years.
I am a somali economist graduated from local university.
I warked reasearch feild in the last two years, as i made some research papers to the noneprofit
organizations those work in mogadishu, the capital of Somali Repuplic.
while there are some of papers concerning Somali economy as a whole, and the setuation of IDP's
(Internal Displaced Persons) those displaced from several regons in the country.
I want to choin your streemly University, the feild of EDIRC, and i have the ability to make the
papers or reaerchs concerning the somali setuation as a whole and somali economy especially.
I hope you will agree me for trhis new freindely working.
Willing posative response from you.
May i request for confirmation of my Tax Account Number and correction on
my date of birth which i filed by the year 1990.I have lost my
Thank you.Hope for your consideration
my name is [withheld] , I am a student in master (international
economy) , in university of batna in algeria .
I thank you if I have got a few information about your organization
I am very interested to have got your publications in arabic ,frensh or
*annual report 2003-2004
*I need your working papers series 2003-2004
* your official magazine
*the history book(yearbook) about your organization
*all international economic publications and books.
*statistics documents about globalization
Finally I thank you sir for all.
kindly send me any paper corcening of working capiyal policy
i hope you will tahe thuis into account
Subject: I NEED GUIDANCE
Professor, I have been overwhelmed by your academic achievements and have
been forced to write to you. Iam a postgraduate student currently looking
for a topic for my dissertation. Iam doing a MSC in Finance and Accounting
at Makerere University (Uganda). Iam also a banker in one of the commercial
banks in Uganda East Africa. Iam interested in bank lending and wanted to do
" The Impact of lending policy on non performing loans". It is based on my
statement of the problem that much as banks are focusing on improving their
loan policies , the loan default rate seems not to be going down but rather
high. Please can you advise me on this. I will apreciate your technical
advice and experience
Can you please explain me to me the difference between a SMME ( Small Medium
and Micro Enterprices ) Framework and a Model? What are the differences
between the two things? To me they look and seem the same thing.
Can you please let me know
I am doing a study on European Works Councils and I understand that a draft
of the Estonia European Works Council agreement was done and looking for a
copy. Would you be able to provide me with a copy? It seems that the link
is broken on their website.
Look forward to hearing from you.
Thank you for any help you can render.
Can i upload the following files-
1-GDPincrease, bio-diesel, spiritual-science research magazine, all the
human system,herbal smoking system for purification of enviornment, new
I found in the Internet on
information about the project "Regional Development Strategies, Russian
Federation - EuropeAid/119636/C/SV/RU". Furthermore I found a
description of the r equirements for the legal expert who is needed for
university degree in law/public administration or economics or
equivalent working experience;
experience in transition countries especially Russia and CIS and
in regional development projects in the area;
understanding of the legal reforms in countries in transition;
10 years experience in judicial practice or as consultant in
specialist in the area of local government;
experience in designing and delivering training/capacity building
experience in strategic planning;
knowledge of EU/International law regarding the regional economic
experience in Phare/Tacis projects, preferably in inward
investment, urban and rural regeneration, employment creation,
enterprise development and every aspect of regional economic
That sounds good. I would like to participate as your legal expert. Will
you bid for this tender?
i study in Mongolia(NUM) as a spanish study ,and it is my second year
stuyding. During my summer vacation i work in travel agency as a tour guide.
Actually i am really interested in finding scholarship in Spain or english
speaking country and i don't know where to start whom to apply and so on.
Hope you can help me for this,
I have old 5000.00 doller and i need to fine out ware i can get
it change an can not get it change. can you please e-mail
me, and let me know ware i can get it change
Hi Christy.. I am dooing some research about planning institutions in the
Especially the ones that prepare development plans of their countries.
I guess you have some kind of information about this subject. I would be
very happy if you send me any kind of information about this topic.
I was doing a search for information about Panama on the internet, and I
came across your site.
Would you happen to know where I might be able to find information about
salary increases for unionized employees in Panama (preferably in
Sehr geehrter Herr Zimmermann
mein Name ist [XXX] ich bin aus der Schweiz bin in Kontakt mit der
Seco in Zürich Ich suche ein Hotel Guesthaus in Trivendrum der Name ist Sheena Hotel die Telephonummer ist 00914713955373
Ich wäre Ihnen sehr dankbar, wenn Sie mir mitteilen könnten auf welche weise
ich das Hotel finden könnte.
Mit bestem Dank für ihre Bemühungen und freundliche Grüssen
I need info on churches darby/plymouth brethren in faeroes islands.
I am very sorry I am troubling you for some information about Constituency
Development Fund in Kenya. I am writing this from India where we have funds
placed at the disposal of all legislators for development works in their
constituencies. In India this is resulting in much waste and corruption. I
wil be grateful to be told if in Kenya the legislators are given any role in
spending money out CDF.
I`m from kosovo,But i ask if cant funad any professor in germany
,,,,,,, If sponzour any body embassy in kosovo finans for that if
cant help juse for invait and back any time i wait if you cant
.because i finsh university ecomomic buit i like apply goning to
gemany for master degrees........
I am [name withheld] . i have MA in Economics And I have special interest in
economics research , please how i can share your institution in research
I am an Iraqi christian citizin feeling afraid in my country due to unstable
stuation in Iraq. Can you advise how can I get an immigration to any
kindly give me details on determinants of foreign direct investment thanks
Good morning I am [name withheld],
a PhD of the Economics Faculty from University of Catania (Italy).
For study it would interest me to consult:
quarterly data (or more) of the years since 2000 to 2004
for the following countries: Germany, France, China, Japan, Usa.
The variable of interest are: GDP, Income per capita, Rate of unemployement
It is possible to consult them? could you help me to find?
I ownder if you research organization can quantify the losses in Fiji's
economy as a direct result of 1987 and 2000 coups?
How can we establish a new "Economics & Finance Research Centre" here at
[XXX] University, Karachi?
Can you please help us in this context?
Hi I am happy to find your website I am doing a paper on the USA economy
status GDP inflation & unemployment aggretate supply & demnad current
issues and future stats I am taking this class online I went to the library
Statesman Ref book & bls.gov website I still need more good websites &
I work fulltime so I am using all my energy to understand the theories
so much whatever info you can pass on would be so appreciated Have a great
day Best Regards [name withheld] PS I am a survivor of 911 NYC attack &
to finish my BA degree in Business
To whom it may concern,
Im student of Prof. [XXX] from [XXX] University and currently writing a
paper on wheat price transmission.
Thus I need the EU-import prices of wheat (No. 2 dark northern spring
wheat, cif Rotterdam) on a monthly (preferably weekly) basis. Can you
provide these data from 1976 up to 2004?
Youd help me a lot. Please dont hesitate to contact me for any further
Thank you very much in advance,
with kind regards
I am looking for the Grand Securities & Finance in Netherlands. Can you
give me the address and phone number for communication.
I'm an academician studying on organic hazelnut in
Turkey.I need the information of the quantity of
organic hazelnut production in Italy in 2004. I
searched web but I could not find an information
about this subject.If you help me, I'll be so happy.
I am writing to You ask for any informations about welfare economics in
I am working on my doctors project and it is very importent for me. I will
be very grateful if you could help me with it.
I would like to work in your branch in Egypt
You can see the required information in my enclosed curriculum vitae.
As economics student and teacher with about three years work experience, I
have applied my knowledge, experience, wisdom and understanding as economist
to the problems facing developing countries, and I found out a research
which I titled (International Economics Planning). The research took two
years and half before it was developed. Many International Development
Organisations Have been esterblished to solve these problems yet they
remain, my research has pointed out why the problems remain after all these
efforts were made.
This research also comes into existence as a result of surfferness I
experince since when I was born. This research points on problems facing
developing countries and gives solution. The research went as far as three
hundred years ago before it was fully developed.
I hereby apply for consideration of my research for developing countries
problems solving. I know the resaerch is applicable to the problems because
I have presented it to some teachers and students and they all amazing my
creativity, so this make me sure of the research ability to solve the
I will be very gratful if my application is favourably considered.
I prepare my PHD in psychology about dyslexia please, .so can you
provide me with the newest reasearches in this field ? and any other related