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Comparative Political Data

Comprehensive directory to datasets and sources commonly used by political science students.

Trade - Start Here

Below, frequently used trade data. Find a more comprehensive list here.

Treaties - Start Here

Below, top resources for treaties. Find a more comprehensive list of resources on this page.

Treaties in Force (TIF)
An official government publication which provides an index to treaties currently in force to which the U.S. is a party.

Treaties and Other International Agreements of the United States of America, 1776-1949 (Bevans)
CC Gov Docs S 9.12/2 v.1-13
The definitive publication of treaties to which the U.S. was a party from 1776-1949.  Volume 13 provides an index by subject and country.  Often called Bevans after its author, Charles Bevans.