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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

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

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

IMF Country Information
Publisher: International Monetary Fund

Publisher: United Nations Publications.
Catalog Record

International Business Etiquette and Manners
Publisher: International Business Center

International Data Base (IDB)
Publisher: U.S. Bureau of the Census

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

Internet Corruption Perception Index
Publisher: University of Goettingen and Transparency International
Catalog Record

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

PRI Center
Publisher: Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA). World Bank Group
Catalog Record
This replaced (discontinued 1/1/2011)

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

Publisher: Economist Intelligence Unit Limited

Trade profiles
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.

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
Publisher: World Bank
Catalog Record
reports from 1978

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

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