In our print Business Reference Collection:

Exporter's Encyclopaedia
HF3011.E9 2007-2008

The Handbook of Country Risk: a Guide to International Business and Trade
HC10.H337 2006

The ICC Guide to Export/Import: Global Standards for International Trade

Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands: the Bestselling Guide to Doing Business in More Than 60 Countries
HF5389.M67 2006

OECD Economic Surveys
CIRCULATING (various call numbers)
Annual surveys of each of the member nations of the OECD.


Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:

(Available to Current MIIS Students, Faculty and Staff only)

ABI/INFORM Global on ProQuest
An index to business magazines, journals and trade publications.

Business Monitor Online
Economic and political profiles and risk ratings for countries plus International industry profiles with forecasting.

Business Source Elite on EBSCOHost
An index to business magazines, journals and trade publications.

EIU Country Reports & Profiles
Economic and political analysis of countries from the Economist Intelligence Unit.  Updated monthly.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets
Published by Gale, this encyclopedia focuses on countries with rapid economic and industrial growth.

Euromonitor International Global Market Information Database
GMID is a vast resource of business intelligence on industries, countries and consumers.  Includes data and analysis for 205 countries.

LexisNexis Academic Universe
One of the strengths of this database is business research.  The News category searches news sources and trade publications.  Company profiles, financial reports and directory information are also available through the business search category.

OECD iLibrary
The online library of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development includes statistics, books and periodicals.



Business Anti-corruption Portal
A joint project of several European government agencies, the portal features country profiles and the UN Global Compact Anti-Corruption Tools Inventory.

The Broad College of Business at Michigan State University publishes this excellent web resource for business research.  Search by country to find statistics, economic and political information, plus risk analysis.

PriceWaterhouseCoopers Worldwide Tax Summaries
Corporate tax rates and rules in over 150 countries.

U.S. Commercial Service Market Research Library
Search over 100,000 international documents, websites, and reports relating to international trade and industry.

World Bank Doing Business Project
Measures of business regulations in 183 countries.

World Economic Forum Competitiveness Reports
Available for free download, these publications include competitiveness rankings for regions, countries and industries.