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Government Agency Resources
- Bureau of Economic Analysis: International Economic Accounts
Balance of Payments (International Transactions); Trade in Goods and Services; International Services; International Investment Position; Operations of Multinational Companies (U.S. direct investment abroad, Foreign direct investment in the U.S.); Projects linking BEA data with data from other statistical agencies; Supplemental Estimates; Survey Forms and Related Materials; Previously Published Estimates.
- The Library of Congress: Country Studies Program: Country Profiles
This series of profiles of foreign nations is part of the Country Studies Program, formerly the Army Area Handbook Program. The profiles offer brief, summarized information on a country’s historical background, geography, society, economy, transportation and telecommunications, government and politics, and national security. The profiles offer reasonably current country information independent of the existence of a recently published Country Study and will be updated annually or more frequently as events warrant.
- Library of Congress: Portals to the World
Library of Congress Global Gateway: World Culture & Resources.
- U.S. Commercial Service: Market Research Library
Market Research Reports / Country Commercial Guides (CCG) / Best Market Reports
- U.S. Department of State: Country Background Notes
These publications include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.
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