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Country Profiles and Economics
The reports from the resources on this list feature information about the cultural, social and economic conditions of a country along with the business climate. When looking at other countries it is important to assess these other aspects in order to get a more comprehensive view of that country.
Political Risk Yearbook This link opens in a new window
Provides 45-65 page overviews of the history, economy, politics, and risk forecasts for 100 countries. It provides 10 years of economic data, with description and analysis of the political players and situation written by experts.
Political Handbook of the World Online Edition This link opens in a new window
Political science and journalism researchers will find this resource useful for comprehensive country profiles, chronicles of national history, government, and political parties, as well as information on intergovernmental organizations, development banks, and the agencies and specialized bodies of the United Nations.