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Country/Context Synopsis
Country
  • Marketline Advantage - Provides: business news, opinions, country statistics and PESTLE reports, company profiles including SWOT analyses, industry reports including Porter’s 5 forces, new product launches and innovation ratings, and market data analytics for many consumer products
  • Business Monitor Online - Covers 175 countries with quarterly forecasts and surveys in eleven key industry sectors for each country. Features latest-available data covering production, sales, imports and exports; 4-year industry forecasts. Provides ratings and reports on political risk. See Country Forecast Report in the lower right hand orange box
  • Factiva - Search for your country and limit to the Economist Intellienge Unit news. Watch this short video how-to
  • CIA World Factbook
  • BBC Country Profiles
  • World Bank Country Guides
  • Economist.com Topics

Company
  • Marketline Advantage - Company reports for most large public companies. Most of the reports include a SWOT analyses
Environmental Anlaysis
Balance of Payment Analysis
  • Business Monitor Online - Search by region and select country, see Country Forecast Report in the lower right hand orange box
  • Google Search for the Central Bank of your country
Trade and FDI Analysis
  • Business Monitor Online - Covers 175 countries with quarterly forecasts and surveys in eleven key industry sectors for each country. Features latest-available data covering production, sales, imports and exports; 4-year industry forecasts. Provides ratings and reports on political risk
  • UN Comtrade - find information on any commodity from any country. Includes larger overviews of imports and exports by country and main categories of commodities, such as food or fuels or machinery. Go to Analytics Tables section > International Trade Statistics Yearbook > World Trade Tables
  • World Trade Organization
Economic Relationships
Monetary History and Status
  • Marketline Advantage - Country reports include a PESTLE analysis (Political, Economic, Social, Technological, Legal, Environmental)
  • Business Monitor Online - Search by region and select country, see Country Forecast Report in the lower right hand orange box
  • EconLit - Articles on economies, monetary issues, trade, and more. Follow the Find it @ UT button to find full-text article if available