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Narrative reports: Start here
AtoZ World Business This link opens in a new window
Provides country business guides describing how to do business in and with that country, as well as information about global trade topics such as import/export, trade terms, transport methods, and more.
Country Risk Reports (Nexis Uni)
Combined search of BMI Country Risk Report (from Fitch); Economist Intelligence Unit Country Risk and Risk Briefing reports; D&B Country Riskline Reports. Example search for reports with "Japan" in the title; edit search to locate another country.
Narrative reports: Dig deeper
COFACE Economic Studies
Analyst's report on a country's economic strengths and weaknesses, containing an economic and political risk assessment. From the French credit insurance company Compagnie Française d'Assurance pour le Commerce Extérieur.
World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report (2019)
Country and regional reports present an economy's performance overview, most problematic factors for doing business, and global rankings within the Global Competitiveness Index.
Business Source Premier: All Country Reports This link opens in a new window
Business Source Premier contains reports such as monthly Country Monitor, yearly Country Profile and yearly historical Country Review. This search engine lets you browse all of them at once.
COVID-19 Impact, Other Recent News
Nexis Uni This link opens in a new window
Full text of newspapers and other news sources, as well as business & legal information. Restricted to UP students, faculty and staff.
Many thanks to Alice Kalinowski, librarian at Stanford University, who compiled a long list of resources from which I selected these.
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