CIA World FactBook Short factual information on a country
World Bank Country Lending Groups
To locate low, lower middle, and upper middle income economies
Global Edge Do this First-- You Must register for free to have full use of this site
Countries > Region > Europe > Austria, Germany, Switzerland
Country Commercial Guide
BBC--Country Profile--verview, Facts, Leaders, Historial Timeline and of course latest news
Look at video clips under Video and Audio and Programmes (left nav bar)
CPI Corruption Perception Index - This is from Transpacrency International, check to see where you country falls on this index.
GlobalEDGE Resource Desk for Culture MGMT 461
Pick a country in Global Insights and look to the left light blue contents for culture. Find links to Center for Intercultural Learning and Culture Crossing.
Filter by country >> Cultures (Left blue bar)
Find links to Center for Intercultural Learning and Culture Crossing.
Business Source Premier MGMT 461
Choose >>> Country Reports Select a report for example: Select County Tab >>> India
Excellent Marketline reports in depth country profiles with chapter on social aspects of country.
Films on Demand Country Culture
Film clips on countries and management practices around the world. Custom clips can be embedded into your presentations.
Gobal Management Information
Consumer industries and country studies and in depth market reports and statistics
Can do a KEYWORD Search OR Use the Search "tree" [multiple ways to get at data]
Example: Industries (Top bar in black) >>> Select Hot Drinks >>> Use the Search Tree
Hot Drinks >>>Consumer Expenditure >>> hit blue arrow >>> add in geography >>>Latin America >>> Search
Results show Popular Statistics | Analysis | Combined Statistics
ABI/IINFORM (News, reports, data, Journals) MGMT 461
Seach Hofstede and [dimension]
Limit by Subject
Limit by Country
"Full-text journals, case studies, dissertations, working papers, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world" (Source: ABI/INFORM).
Provides global perspectives scholarly articles with access to the fulltext of 100 journals in business and management, information science, and other disciplines.
Provides full text access to over 1,000 journals in science, including subjects in social science: Business, Accounting & Management
Passport Euromonitor (csusm login)
Passport is an premium international consumer market database. It has statistics and analysis on 164 countries.
Consumer Trends and Lifestyles
Income and Expenditures
Population and Homes
Technology, Communications and Media
Choose multiple countries or trading blocks to compare.
Other resouces for products and markets
USA Trade Online (requires registration) Detailed import / export stats by port.
*****Great resource for Foreign Marketing Intelligence***
Go to the Country Commercial Guides (Doing Business in)
Featured titles: The Wall Street Journal: Guide to Information Graphics
San Diego Regional Economic Development Council. San Marcos Profile 2017
Supports the following areas:
Business, Economics, Management, Marketing, Operations Management, Global Business Management, Finance, Accounting