Global Management

Databases, websites, and books that cover global (international) business.

Country Information in Databases

Country & Market Information from Websites & Books

Background Notes Published by the State Department, this series covers information on the people, history, government, political conditions, economy and foreign relations of most countries.

Europa World Yearbook (Bartle Reference JN1 .E89)
Includes essays on information such as industry, government, communications, and population. Select your country, and once on that page, click on the "Doing Business in..." link.  This will take you to the Country Commercial Guide (CCG) for that country. The Trade Statistics section is particularly useful.

globalEDGE Click on the Global Insights link to get to Country Commercial Guides and more. The Tools and Data tab will take you to the Market Potential Index (MPI) for Emerging Markets.

European Marketing Data and Statistics Ref HA 1107.E87

International Consumer Markets 2014 e-book

International Marketing Data and Statistics Ref HA 42.I56

National Trade Estimate Report on Foreign Trade Barriers  e-book


Colleen Hailey
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