EMBA26: Capstone Project Sources on Chile and Peru
Country Resources by Region:
The Inter-American Development Bank – regional economic data, research, and statistics.
For a comprehensive list of country and region resources, consult our Country and Region: International Business guide.
Country Profiles and Surveys:
Produced by the World Bank, this database provides information on business regulations and their enforcement in many countries. Countries are ranked according to ease of doing business. The Doing Business Indicators are comparable across 175 economies. These indicators include starting a business, dealing with licenses, employing workers, registering property, getting credit, protecting investors, paying taxes, enforcing contracts, and others. Scroll down to “Subnational Reports” for reports on doing business in specific areas. See “Explore Economy Data” for economic conditions in countries.
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.
Provides important unclassified CIA data for more than 250 countries, Chile and Peru. Covers a wide range of topics including economics, politics, geography and foreign relations. Updated every two weeks.
Banco Central de Chile (Central Bank)
English version of the Web site for the Central Bank of Chile. Includes information on functions and organization, policies, norms and regulations, economic statistics, studies and publications, and press information. Links to the Spanish version.
Company Directories & Descriptions:
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.
News & Articles:
Search in the following databases for country, industry and company news:
For additional article databases see Find Business Articles and Data
Reports include international market intelligence, trend analysis, and forecasts.
Newspapers: titles from Library PressDisplay have a 60-day back file
Chile’s official newspaper
El Diario Financiero
Latercera from PressDisplay
Daily newspaper published in Santiago
Peru’s business newspaper specializing in economics, business and finance.
Featuring local and world news on politics, business, economy, travel, health, jobs, and more.
Bolsa de Comercio de Santiago (Santiago Stock Exchange)
Bolsa de Valores de Lima (BVL)