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Business Administration Research Guide

Discover library research tools to help you find articles, books, and other resources related to business

Country Monitor by IHS Global Insight (1998 to present)

Monthly reports include:

  • Outlooks and assumptions
  • Economic growth
  • Inflation
  • External sector

Type the name of your country followed by "country monitor" without quotes in the search box (i.e. Ireland country monitor) and then click Search.

If a report is available for your country, you will see a link to it in Business Source Complete. Reports are not available for every country. Reports are updated monthly.

Political Risk Yearbook (2003 - Present)

Annual report includes:

  • Country forecast - political forecast scenarios
  • Country conditions - climate for investment and trade

In Business Source Complete, type "political risk yearbook" (without the quotes) in the search box followed by the name of your country.  For example: political risk yearbook United Kingdom

If a report is available for your country, a list of search results will appear.  Unfortunately, reports are not available for every country. 

Country Watch Country Review (2000 to present)

Annual reports include:

  • Country overview
  • History
  • Political conditions
  • Political stability
  • Government functions
  • Government structure
  • Foreign relations
  • Economic overview
  • Money, prices, and interest rates
  • Foreign investment climate
  • Competitiveness ranking
  • Taxation
  • Etiquette

Type the name of your country followed by "country review" without quotes in the search box (i.e. Ireland country review) and then click Search.

If a report is available for your country, you will see a link to it in Business Source Complete. Reports are not available for every country. Reports are updated monthly.

 
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