Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Online Sources: 

ABI/INFORM Complete 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Our ProQuest subscription includes three business databases from ABI/INFORM: ABI/INFORM Dateline focusses on local and regional business news, ABI/INFORM Global searches over 3,000 periodicals that focus on global business issues, and ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry indexes over 1200 trade and industry periodicals.

Arab Monetary Fund
A regional Arab organization with 22 member countries. Provides loads of financial information, including links to central banks and stock exchanges in the individual countries.

Business Source Elite on EBSCOHost    
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
An index to business and economics magazines and journals with full text for over 1,000 business publications and company profiles.

Center for Strategic and International Studies: Middle East Program
Based in Washington, DC, the CSIS is a bipartisan policy think tank. The Middle East Program site features publications relating to political, security and economic issues in the region.

Doing Business Project
Guides to doing business in different countries from the International Finance Corporation/World Bank.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
Published by Gale, this encyclopedia focuses on countries with rapid economic and industrial growth.

Provides access to US government information on doing business with countries in the region.  

Economic and commercial profiles of selected countries in the Middle East.

IMF eLibrary 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
All International Monetary Fund reports, books and statistical publications are available through the eLibrary, including International Financial StatisticsBalance of Payments StatisticsDirection of Trade Statistics, and Government Finance Statistics.

International Financial Statistics Online
This IMF statistical database provides access to regional and country statistics from 2004 to the present.

Islamic Development Bank
The IDB focuses on economic and social development in its member countries.  Their site features publications of the Bank including statistical reports.

LexisNexis Academic Universe 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
An index to newspapers, newswires, accounting  journals, company profiles and financial reports, trade journals,  law journals, state and federal case law, and federal regulations.

Middle East Institute
This non-partisan research organization focuses on security issues, energy and environment, culture and society, economy, human rights and politics. Publications are available in PDF

An International Labour Office database with labor law information for individual countries.

United Nations Development Programme: Arab States
The UNDP's Arab States program's website has reports on development issues in the region plus links to individual country offices' websites.

USAID: Middle East
Information on the U.S. Agency for International Development's projects in the region.

World Bank E-Library 
*Note: Available to current MIIS students, faculty and staff only
All current and recent World Bank publications are available here in PDF format.


Central Banks:

Saudi Arabia
United Arab Emirates