Country Analysis

In many of my international business/global marketing courses, students must analyze a foreign country’s environment to do business. Here are sources I require my students to use.

> Country quantitative data (useful across all sections):

  • Quandl (you can google: Quandl + Country Name + Whatever data you are looking for, e.g. inflation, unemployment, electricity supply, etc)
  • TradingEconomics


> Geography-related information sources:


> Demography-related information sources:


> Culture-related information sources:


> Economy-related information sources:


> Political risk information sources:


Selection created by Nick Dahan, PhD, Associate Professor of IB, CSU-Monterey Bay