Country Reports - Business Environment

Use the following to research the business environment and risk in various countries.

  • FitchConnect
    • One way to access in-depth country reports.
      1. From the top menu, select Sectors > Country Risk.
      2. On the Country Risk page, select Country Reports tab.
      3. In the Country Risk Dashboard on right, select a country from the drop-down list.
  • Thomson Investext (in Thomson ONE, Internet Explorer Browser only)
    • Contains country reports from multiple sources including the top 50 country reports from EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit). To find EIU reports:
      1. In the top navigation menu, hover over Screening & Analysis > Research > Research Search.
      2. In the More Options section, in the Contributor box enter EIU country reports top 50 or select it from the auto-fill list.
      3. Update dates and add additional keywords, such as a country name as needed.
      4. Click Search.
    • If you have issues opening Thomson ONE or downloading the reports, see Thomson ONE troubleshooting.
  • Business Source Complete
    • Database contains country reports from multiple sources, including notable reports from MarketLine. One way to find MarketLine reports:
      1. Enter the country name in the search box.
      2. From the filters on left select the Source Type - Country Reports and Publisher - MarketLine, a progressive digital media business.
      3. Apply other filters as needed.
      4. Results are updated dynamically.
  • EMIS Intelligence
    • In-depth economic and risk country reports in emerging markets.
    • Click Countries tab at top and then select a country of interest in the left panel.


Answered By: Zina Shapiro
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2020

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