EIU Economist Intelligence Unit
Provides excellent coverage in 2 sections. Country reports: provides information on the political structure, economic policy, domestic economy, sectoral trends, and foreign trade and payments. Country profiles: outline a country’s economic and political status and background. They give an annual perspective on the long-term political and social issues affecting each country, as well as statistical tables providing a five-year run of data.
IMD World competitiveness yearbook (Available on campus only)
CIA World Factbook
Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.
globalEDGE Site from Michigan State University providing country and industry profiles.
Doing Business Provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms in 183 economies and selected cities