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Global Market & Financial Data

CountryData.com
(Harvard users only)
A variety of financial ratings such as exchange rate stability, and ratings for characteristics such as corruption, external and internal conflict, government stability, investment profile, and observance of law and order. Covers countries worldwide.
Tip: Data can be downloaded.

Economist Intelligence Unit Country Data
(Harvard users only)
Source of economic indicators and forecasts providing data series on economic structure, foreign payments, external debt stock, external debt service, external trade, trends in foreign trade, and quarterly indicators.

Global Market Information Database
(Harvard users only)
Quantitative data and forecasts on consumer lifestyles, retailing, countries, and consumer markets for the global marketplace.
Tip: Select the Statistics category.

International Financial Statistics
(Harvard users only)
International Monetary Fund, updated monthly
Ref. HG3881 .I612
Macroeconomic country data covering exchange rates, interest rates, balance of payments, money and banking, prices, production, international transactions, and government and national accounts for 200 countries and 32,000 series back to 1945.
Tip: Annual print edition of International Financial Statistics Yearbook is available in the library.

International Yearbook of Industrial Statistics
United Nations Industrial Development, published annually
Ref HA155 .I68
Worldwide performance and trend data for the manufacturing sector; compares and analyzes growth patterns and structural changes within industries.

Source OECD
(Harvard users only)
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Country studies, forecasting publications, journals, and socio-economic statistical databases. Search for or browse statistics that sometimes can be downloaded and may include data on non-OECD countries.
Tip: Select the "Statistics" tab to access this section of the main site.

TableBase
(Harvard users only)
Tabular information on companies, industries, products, countries, and markets drawn from statistical annuals, trade associations, research groups, government agencies, international organizations, and trade and business publications.

World Development Indicators
(Harvard users only)
Time series data from 1960 to 2000 on social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators.


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