For Sanjay Goel
International Management -- MGTS 4474
Suggested Sources for Company and Industrial Analysis
Business Insights: Essentials
This is an excellent source for information in periodicals and it has a number on electronic business reference sources as well. Look up companies by name, see periodicals, company histories, company rankings, market share, some financials, company lines of business that are connected to excellent industry overviews. Use the search box at the top of the page to find company histories, company rankings, market share, and industry overviews.
Business Source Premier
Search for periodical information on company name, industry, product, etc.
In our various business periodical indexes, search on company name in one box, and another word or concept in another box…. Concepts like “strategy” or “strategic” or some other word related to your research interests. Business Source Premier is the best place to search and browse popular, trade, and scholarly academic journals. Use the "company profiles" option to search for useful MarketLine reports by company name. Also, search for the industries related to your companies.
Your source for statistical data for 201 countries around the world. Find out more about their history, economy and political conditions.
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Excellent source for 15 years of financial data, company financial ratios, annual reports and other financial data. A great source for large public companies, including international corporations.
More excellent financial data, and make sure to look at current and archived Analyst Research.
Is a massive central data source and a handy way to graphically compare nations. NationMaster is a vast compilation of data from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, UN, and OECD. Using their form, you can generate maps and graphs on all kinds of statistics with ease.
Our best source for newspaper information with archives going back over 20 years. This contains the full text of the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times.
Passport (GMID) from Euromonitor
This is our best source for international marketing information. Here are narrative reports and statistics on consumer products, consumer lifestyles, and retailing structures of 50-60 major nations, including the United States. 4,000 international company reports can be found here too. Use the keyword “Text” search option located on the upper right corner of the screen.
Other Suggested Websites
Country Overview Reports in EBSCO
Find excellent country overview reports from five different analyst sources.
Hundreds of useful free websites categorized by industry.
International Regional Reports
Excellent monthly reports for 18 regions of the world, from Business Monitor International. This is a KEY resource.
Country Links A-Z
Over 10,000 country specific links arranged by country.
How to Compare the Financials of One Company to Another
Craighead's International Business, Travel, and Relocation Guide to 90 Countries: REF HF 5549.5 .E45 D56 2004/2005 (2 vols.)
Cross Cultural Issues: Various Call Numbers
OECD Factbook: Economic, Environmental and Social Statistics: REF HC 10 .O34 2015-16
Political Handbook of the World: REF JF 37 .P61X 2015
Political Risk Yearbook: REF HG4538 .P65 2010 (8 vols.)
The World Factbook 2016: REF G 122 .U56A 2016
Current Edition is Online