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POSC 268: Global Environmental Politics & Policies
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A vast index of statistics produced by federal agencies, states, and intergovernmental organizations. A great place to start if you're not sure who has collected data relevant to your research.
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Creates interactive statistical tables, charts and maps from over 4.3 billion licensed and public domain datasets on many areas of research, from traffic to international trade.
Statistical data for over 1000 development indicators and time series data from 1960- for over 200 countries and 18 country groups. Data includes social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators. For data documentation, see reference book: World Development Indicators, Ref HC 59.15 .W656.
Use this database to research specific industries and companies in depth. Limit your search to "industry profiles" and search by "your product" AND "global" to get an overview of an industry. Select the "company profiles" tab at the top of the page to search for a specific company overview. This is one of the best indexes to use when searching for manufacturing processes and consumer demand.