In our print Business Reference Collection:

The Arab World Competitiveness Report
HC498.A1A757

Tourism Market Trends. Middle East
G155.M628T68 2004

 

Databases, E-journal and E-Book Packages:

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

ABI/INFORM Complete
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.

Business Monitor Online
A good source for researching country markets.  Business Monitor Online features daily news, political and economic risk analysis and ratings, macroeconomic forecasts, and industry sector analysis.

Business Source Elite on EBSCOHost
An index to business and economics magazines and journals with full text for over 1,000 business publications and company profiles.

Euromonitor International Global Market Information Database (GMID)
GMID has statistics and analysis on industries, markets and consumers for 205 countries.

 

Websites:

General Union of Arab Chambers of Commerce
Contact information for the chambers in each country.

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.

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

Export.gov: Middle East
Provides access to US government information on doing business with countries in the region.  

GlobalEDGE: Asia & Middle East
Economic and commercial profiles of selected countries in the Middle East.

International Monetary Fund: Country Information
Economic and financial profiles of countries.