EMBA21: Capstone Project Sources on Turkey and Czech Republic

For additional databases for articles, etc., see “Find Business Articles and Data.”

Country Resources by Region

Country and Region: International Business

Comprehensive guide to resources by country.

Country Profiles and Surveys

Note: Includes country profiles from several sources: Business Monitor International, Countrywatch Inc., Datamonitor, EIU, Global Insight, Going Global, Icon Group, OECD, and PRS Group. Select “Country Reports” from “Publications” column on the right. Highlights may include, country monitor, country review, economic competitiveness and country forecast.

CIA World Factbook
Provides important unclassified CIA data for more than 250 countries, including Turkey and Czech Republic. Covers a wide range of topics including economics, politics, geography and foreign relations. Updated every two weeks.

EIU- The Economist Intelligence Unit

Note: Data on Turkey and Czech Republic is available through several sections. From main screen, select country under Choose region/country, next to map. Each country page in the database provides forecast updates and featured analysis on economic and political events as well as content pertaining to market opportunities, government regulations and the financial services sector.

World Development Indicators (WDI)

Note: Use World Development Indicators (WDI) for sophisticated data retrieval and presentation, charting and mapping, and exporting of data. WDI is arranged in six sections: world view, people, environment, economy, states and markets, and global links. Contains more than 900 indicators, 210 countries, 18 groups, and over 40 years (1960 to 2007) of data, where data are available. The tables cover 210 economies and 18 country groups with basic indicators for a further 62 economies.

OECD iLibrary (2000)
Note: OECD Economic Surveys for Turkey and the Czech Republic and 40 other countries. From main screen, Country Reports and Tables are available for 75 countries. See Go To pull down menu, at top of the screen.

Company Information

Uniworld Online
Note: An online directory of business contact information for headquarters, subsidiaries, and branches of multinational firms with offices in another country, covering over 200 countries and 20,000 industries. Previously released as two separate directories under the Uniworld label: “American firms operating in foreign countries” and “Foreign firms operating in the United States.”


Mergent online (1997]-)
Note: This database will compare company against company using ratios and financial metrics, access company SEC filings like 10-k’s as well as annual reports and allows you to export financials into Excel.
Company Dossier via LexisNexis

Information on public and private international companies;  click on “Create a Company List” tab to create list of international or U.S. companies by industry, geographic area and revenue.

Note: International public and private companies and their subsidiaries worldwide. Create lists by country and industry.

Company News

Note: Current news from over a thousand business magazines and trade journals. Includes Wall Street Journal.

Note: Business Source Complete contains indexes, abstracts and full text of business publications, scholarly publications and peer-reviewed journals. Among the sources covered in this database are EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit) country economic reports, company profiles and industry profiles from MarketLine (Formerly Datamonitor), and monographs.

Factiva (2001)
Note: Current news from thousands of international newspapers, newswires and trade journals. Includes Wall Street Journal.

To search for specific articles in newspapers or magazines, journals and periodicals, see “Find Business Articles and Data”.



Journal of Turkish Weekly


Turkey Daily News

Turkish Press

Czech Republic


Ceske Noviny

EIN News

Inside Czech

Nabou Czech Republic and Slovakia

News Now




Turkey Business Forecast Report
through Business Source Complete

Turkey Country Monitor
through Business Source Complete

Turkey Country Profile
through Business Source Complete

Turkey Quarterly Forecast Report
through Business Source Complete

Czech Republic:

Czech Republic and Slovakia Business Report Weekly
through General OneFile

Czech Republic Business Report Daily
through General OneFile

Czech Republic Country Monitor
through Business Source Complete

Czech Republic Country Profile
through Business Source Complete

Czech Republic Economic Competitiveness
through Business Source Complete

Czech Republic Economic Studies
through Business Source Complete