Provides access to a wide range of business and legal information, including: Company news; Legal news; Company financial information; Accounting, auditing & tax information; Law reviews; and Federal/State law.
Comprehensive indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature (over 300 major economic journals and collected volumes) compiled from the … [full description]American Economic Association's Journal of economic literature and the Index of economic articles in journals and collective volumes.
The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM database, this comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
Contains information from many Federal agencies on international trade, economics, and exporting. Includes Country Commercial Guides, Market Research Reports, and the CIA World Factbook. Within Stat-USA you will want to click on the "Globus & NTDB" Area link.
TradeStats Express displays the latest annual U.S. merchandise trade statistics at national and state levels: in maps, graphs, and tables; as exports, imports, and trade balances. The National Trade Data are available as full year totals for 1989 through 2009 and Year-To-Current-Quarter for 2009 and 2010. The State Export Data are available as full year totals for 1999 through 2009 and Year-To-Current-Quarter for 2009 and 2010.
The Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms in 190 economies and selected cities at the subnational level. It measures regulations affecting 11 areas of the life of a business. Ten of these areas are included in this year’s ranking on the ease of doing business: starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting minority investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts and resolving insolvency
This well-organized site, developed by Michigan State University, has links to regional/country specific information, U.S. and international news, government trade resources, company directories and trade leads, international trade shows/seminars, and statistical trade data.
This site has resources of interest to those in doing business in Europe including practical business information; economic data; and an extensive, searchable directory of companies operating in Europe.