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Resources for business and finance, economics, marketing, etc.

"Global poverty can be solved by international business." Dr. Sergio Castello

World Bank Open Data

https://data.worldbank.org/

search by keywords, for example, hospital, physicians, nurses, etc.; or browse by country or indicator

Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Online Library

https://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/

OECD Data

https://stats.oecd.org

https://data.oecd.org/

United Nations Datasets

http://data.un.org/

http://data.un.org/Partners.aspx

United Nations Monthly Bulletin of Statistics Online

https://unstats.un.org/unsd/mbs/app/DataSearchTable.aspx

European Commission Datasets

https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/en/data/browse-statistics-by-theme

European Commission

https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat

Online Atlas from Columbia International Affairs (CIAO) search by Country Name

Provides country-specific short, medium and long-term analysis and forecasts covering
economic growth, trade, politics, commodities and exchange rates, as well as proprietary
ratings on the business environment and regulatory analysis.

CIA World Factbook

(see "Searching Tips" for a full list of National Statistics Offices)

The Americas

Mexico

National Institute of Statistics and Geography

Brazil

Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatistica

India and Asia

India

National Statistics Office

https://data.gov.in/

Japan

National Statistics Center

https://www.e-stat.go.jp/en/

Singapore

Department of Statistics

https://www.singstat.gov.sg/

Middle East and Mediterranean

Iran

Statistical Center of Iran

https://www.amar.org.ir/english

Turkey

Turkish Statistical Institute

www.turkstat.gov.tr

Europe

United Kingdom

Office for National Statistics

https://www.ons.gov.uk/

France

Institut national de la statistique et des études économiques

https://www.insee.fr/en/accueil

Germany

National Statistics Office

https://www.destatis.de/EN/Home/_node.html

Italy

National Institute of Statistics

https://www.istat.it/en/

Italy Topics A-Z

https://www.istat.it/en/analysis-and-products/a-z-statistics

World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe

http://www.euro.who.int/en/home

Sample   active physicians per 100K persons         

Sample   physicians per 100K population by country 

World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa

https://www.afro.who.int/

World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for the Western Pacific (China, Japan, Philippines, etc)

https://www.who.int/westernpacific/

World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (Includes the Middle East and North Africa)

http://www.emro.who.int/index.html

World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for the Americas - Pan American Health Organization

https://www.paho.org/hq/index.php?lang=en

PAHO Health Topics and Data

 

European Health Information Gateway

https://gateway.euro.who.int

EHIG - Health for All Explorer

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/geographical-distribution-2019-ncov-cases    

Global Health Security Index (a collaborative project of John's Hopkins University)

health security capabilities of 195 countries based on six variables: 1) prevention, 2) detection and reporting,
3) rapid response, 4) health system capability, 5) compliance with norms, and 6) risk environment

https://www.ghsindex.org/

European Health Information Gateway

Human and technical resources for health

European Health Information Gateway Country Profiles

https://gateway.euro.who.int/en/country-profiles/

OECD Country Health Profiles

http://www.oecd.org/health/country-health-profiles-eu.htm

Pan American Health Organization Country Profiles

https://www.paho.org/hq/index.php?option=com_wrapper&view=wrapper&Itemid=2005&lang=en

United Kingdom

National Health Service

https://www.nhs.uk/

France

Ministère des Solidarités et de la Santé

https://solidarites-sante.gouv.fr/

Mexico

Health and Social Security

Severe Acute Respiratory Infections Network of the Americas

http://www.sarinet.org/en

globalEDGE™ Michigan State University
 
A knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide
to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.
Searchable by industry, country, trading bloc, or state
 
 

US International Trade Administration Analyses for Countries and Industries

Explore Industries

Explore Countries

Trade and Industry Publications Search

Business Source Premier

(this link is preconfigured to return industry publications. Type a term of your choice in the search box)

Poverty - International Monetary Fund
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
an effort to "integrate rigorous thinking about principles of justice and morality
into discussions of practical dilemmas related to current policy developments,
global institutional arrangements, and the conduct of  . . . international actors."
 
Sample Journals
 

Articles on Public Health Emergencies from JSTOR Business Journals

Caballero-Anthony, M. (Ed.). (2009). Pandemic Preparedness in Asia. Singapore:
     S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies.
 

JSTOR research reports on pandemic preparedness

JSTOR articles on pandemic preparedness

Visualizing the History of Pandemics

includes a variety of data visualizations

World Happiness Report

Online Archive

Our World in Data (Harvard University)

Explore data

English Language International Newspapers

Open source list from Inkdrop (use caution when browsing)

Brazil

Brazil Federal Government News in English

Central Asian News Service

Central Asian News Service in English

India

New Delhi Times

Singapore

Singapore Government News

Republic of South Korea

Korea Times

From The Economist

The Big Mac Index

Cost of Living Indices from Numbeo (Web)

Milk prices

Pepsi/Coca-Cola Prices

Prices by Country (List of Indices)

Food and Agriculture Organization (United Nations)

Food Price Monitoring and Analysis

FAOSTAT (Food and Agriculture Data for 245 countries from 1961)

Explore data