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GATE: Argentina and Chile: Getting Started

A guide designed to locate economic, industry, current events, and culturay resources for students enrolled in this GATE course.

Subject Guide

Jane Day
Contact:
Ford Library at the Fuqua School of Business

919.660.7874
Website / Blog Page
Subjects:Business

Country and Regional Reports

  • Doing Business 2017:  Latin America & Caribbean  - World Bank annual report on economic indicators of interest to entrepreneurs.
  • US Commercial Services Country Guides - prepared by US Department of Commerce, these annual reports provide a complete overview of the country's political and economic conditions, marketing and demographic trends, leading sectors for products and services, trade regulations and trade/project finance, investment climate, business travel ad contacts.  Select the country, then click go.
  • CIA World Factbook - provides broad overviews of a country's history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issue.
  • (IHS) Global Insight - presents market and finance data arranged by country. includes a country's financial profile, current political, economic, legal, operations, tax, and security risks news, & long term (5 year) financial projections.
  • Marketline - contains country profiles and full text market research reports focusing on companies and broad industry sectors: consumer goods, energy, finance, healthcare, and technology. Market analysis and forecasting looks at major issues and threats for each sector with analytical commentary and data.
  • Passport - provides in-depth analysis reports on both developed and emerging national markets.
  • World Scholar:  Latin America & the Caribbean - A collection of primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean.  Click the topics section to locate country information.