Delicious Tags (Linda Hauck's) for freely available country reports with emphasis on business & economics
Economist Intelligence Unit Country Commerce Reports provide detailed guide to trade or doing business, Country Reports provide insight into current developments.
STAT-USA Search the GLOBUS side for Country Commerce Guides and National Trade Estimates on Foreign Trade Barriers
Source OECD Link to Books tab and Country Studies
MarketInsight Macroeconomic risk factors with forecast from IHS Global Insight
Books on doing business in foreign countries abound. To find them in our catalog try searching these phrases combined with your target country.
Negotiation in business
International business enterprises
Mintel Excellent model, but reports primarily on US and UK markets
Snapshot Series Not the most current, but worth checking
Reference USA International module, browse SIC or NAICS codes for Datamonitor, BMI and Freedonia reports
GMID (Euromonitor) The single most important resource for the Country Manager Assignment. So good you will have to resist relying on this source alone.
STAT-USA GLOBUS side
GNPD (Mintel) This is a really fun database for exploring new product introductions.
Business & Industry Good coverage of trade publications with indexing for new product introductions
SRDS Good for pricing print advertising in foreign markets
Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media Identify media outlets with contact information, but not advertising pricing.
Advertising RedBook Directory of advertisers and agencies.
eMarketer a trial database covering digital marketing on a global scale. Only available until February 19th.