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AccessAsia
Publisher: National Bureau of Asian Research
Includes biographies and contact information for experts.

Background Notes
Publisher: U.S. Dept. Of State
Catalog Record
U.S.Bilateral Relations Fact Sheets

Business and Economic Information on Africa (African Studies Internet Resources)
Publisher: Columbia University Libraries
Catalog Record

Canada Foreign Affairs, International Trade and Development
Publisher: International Development Information Centre

Country Highlights & Country Profiles (1993-1999)
Publisher: World Bank
Includes: Country Reports and Country Highlights summarize the key findings from the Enterprise Survey. These descriptive findings provide a quick glance at a subset of performance and business environment indicators.

Country Reports on Economic Policy and Trade Practices
Publisher: U.S. Dept. Of State
Catalog Record
1993-1999

Country Studies/Area Handbooks Program ( -2008)
Publisher: U.S. Library of Congress. Federal Research Division.
Catalog Record

Cyberschoolbus
Publisher: United Nations Publications.
Catalog Record

Dangerous Places
Publisher: Robert Young Pelton

Doing Business (Benchmarking, Business Regulations)
Publisher: World Bank
This title focuses on business regulations for local firms in 183 economies and selected cities at the subnational level. Annual editions of this title from 2004 to the present are available by selecting the Reports tab and then the Global tab.

Economist.com: Topics
Publisher: Economist Newspaper
World politics, Business & finance and Economics tabs Free and fee-based content.

Economy in Latin America (Virtual Library of Latin American Studies)
Publisher: Latin American Network Information Center
Catalog Record

Eurostat Regional Yearbook 2014
Publisher: European Commission
Previous years of this title online 2004- in PDF covers Europe, European Union countries.

Federation of International Trade Associations
Publisher: Federation of International Trade Associations
Good for country profiles.

Global Consumption Database
Publisher: World Bank
Search by country or consumer goods categories.

Global Edge
Publisher: Michigan State University. Center for International Business Education and Research (CIBER)
Catalog Record

Global Wealth Report 2014
Publisher: Credit Suisse
Global Wealth Databook also available. Annual publications.

Groningen Growth and Development Centre. GGDC Databases
Publisher: Groningen Growth and Development Centre. University of Groningen
GGDC database provides economic data series for 11 countries in Africa, 11 countries in Asia, 2 countries in the Middle East and North Africa, and 9 in Latin-America. World Penn Table includes database on relative levels of income, output, inputs and productivity, covering 167 countries between 1950 and 2011. EU KLEMS database covers the European Union.

IMF Country Information
Publisher: International Monetary Fund

Industry and Economic Analysis
Publisher: U.S. International Trade Commission
Catalog Record

International Business Etiquette and Manners
Publisher: International Business Center

International Data Base (IDB)
Publisher: U.S. Bureau of the Census
Data covers 1950-2050 projections

International Economic Statistics (IES) Database
Publisher: U.S. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

International Finance Corporation
Publisher: International Finance Corporation
Catalog Record

Internet Corruption Perception Index ( -2008)
Publisher: University of Goettingen and Transparency International
Catalog Record

Latin American Business and Economics Resources
Publisher: U.S. Library of Congress. Business Reference Services.

MBendi : Information for Africa
Publisher: MBendi Information Services (Pty) Ltd
Catalog Record

Middle East & Islamic Studies
Publisher: Columbia University Libraries
Catalog Record
Previous title: Economics of the Middle East

MSU Global Access
Publisher: Michigan State University. International Studies and Programs,

OECD - Information by Country
Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Go to Countries tab to select a country

OECD Factbook
Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
previous versions are available

PRS Group Blog
Publisher: PRS Group, Inc.
This blog covers country risk and investment risk.

Telecommunications
Publisher: Economist Intelligence Unit Limited

Trade Profiles 2014
Publisher: World Trade Organization
Provides data on basic economic indicators, trade policy indicators, merchandise trade flows, commercial trade flows and industrial property indicators for WTO member countries. Previous issues 2006-2013 online in PDF. Prior issues in print available to purchase from WTO.

U.S. Commercial Service Market Research Library
Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Commerce
Catalog Record
This is part of the United States and Foreign Commercial Service and related to the Country Commercial Guides once maintained by the State Department. Material goes back to at least 2000.

U.S. State Department Travel Warnings
Publisher: U.S. Dept. Of State
Catalog Record

World Bank Development Indicators
Publisher: World Bank

World Development Report (2014)
Publisher: World Bank
Catalog Record
Title of this year's report is Risk and Opportunity: Managing Risk for Development.

World Energy Outlook
Publisher: International Energy Agency
List of IEA free energy publications http://www.iea.org/publications/freepublications/

World Factbook : Online
Publisher: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency
Catalog Record

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