ABI/INFORM provides abstracts and some full-text articles from over 2,800 business and management publications, including complete articles for more than 600 of the more important sources. Includes many titles from outside the U.S. Covers finance, management, marketing, accounting, business conditions and other business topics.
"Global news about nations, people and culture from the Bloomberg News Service. Access is by a secure sign in provided after signing in with your netID and password."
Bloomberg Law provides court dockets, cases, news, legal analysis, and legal tools. A Bloomberg Terminal, which allows more sophisticated searching of financial data and access to additional financial and company information, is located in the library's Reading Room. New Georgetown Law students will receive registration information during Orientation. Students who do not receive registration codes or need new ones should contact the Reference Desk. Georgetown Law faculty and staff should contact Library Research Services.
Full-text business publications and hundreds of scholarly, peer-reviewed journals covering all aspects of business. Coverage goes as far back as 1886. Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, case studies, investment research reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analysis, books, videos, major reference works, book digests, and conference proceedings.
CountryWatch provides up-to-date news and information on each of the 192 recognized countries of the world. Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information; the CountryWire, which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers; and the CountryWatch Forecast, a five-year macroeconomic forecast for each country.
Provides worldwide full-text coverage of local and regional newspapers, trade publications, business newswires, media transcripts, news photos, business-rich websites, investment analyst reports, market research reports, country and regional profiles, company profiles, and historical market data.
Provides research reports and data on countries for topics such as global security, international finance, and over 20 major industries. Has extensive economic and political risk ratings and analysis, macroeconomic analysis and forecasts, and financial analysis of debt and equity. Includes profiles for many multinational companies and their subsidiaries, and intra-daily alerts on economic, industrial, and political developments, business deals, multinational joint ventures, and regulatory changes. Also includes podcasts, webinars, and a tool for creating charts and tables to illustrate data and forecasting.
Note: If you’re on campus, access this resource using the link above. Georgetown Law users who are off campus can access a GTDT username and password. Provides detailed, practitioner-written summaries of national laws that govern dozens of practice areas by using a question and answer format. Best to begin by selecting a practice area which focus primarily on commercial law and regulatory compliance. Users can easily compare jurisdictions too.
Use to retrieve legislation and regulations from 90 jurisdictions worldwide. For non-English speaking jurisdictions, machine-generated English translations are provided, along with links to the laws in their original language. Enter search terms in English. Then use the country filters on the left to narrow the results by jurisdiction. Or click on the "Advanced Mode" link to refine the results by adding additional search terms.
Collection contains key statistics and market analysis in the form of comprehensive reports. Each report, of 25-30 pages in length, is updated regularly, ensuring that the report reflects the current state of an industry.
IMD World Competiveness analyzes and ranks the ability of nations to create and maintain an environment that sustains the competitiveness of enterprises. It covers 61 countries using 312 criteria grouped into four competitiveness factors and aggregates data over a five-year period. Data are updated twice a year.
Georgetown has electronic access to selected Kluwer Law International journals: Human Rights Law, International Arbitration, International Law, International Trade, and Journals and Journal Indexes.
"LexisNexis Company Dossier covers more than 35 million global companies, both public and private. Each report includes details from the extensive universe of authoritative LexisNexis sources, including: Company description and history * Key financials (balance sheet, income statement, earnings projections, ratio analyses) * Executive, structure, subsidiaries, auditor, and bank information * News by region, topic, and publication * Patents, Trademarks, and Brands * Litigation."
Selective historical annual reports of U.S. and international corporations back to the late 1800s.
Company profiles, Corporate Bond reports, price data, annual reports, SEC filings and industry reports. Includes Ford Equity Research Reports, Moody’s Bond Reports, ratings, and Corporate Bond Yield Averages.
Full-text information on U.S. and non-U.S. companies. Includes company history, officers, subsidiaries, financial data, and annual reports. Access to SEC filings (EDGAR) back to 1993. Also includes Company Archives for historical information and US and International Industry Reports. Provides up to 30 years of historical daily international stock pricing.
"PQ Asian Business contains economic and business data, as well as analyses, current news, policies, statistics, and political developments for countries in Asia. The database includes: full text articles from over 75 journals; official government publications from countries in the region; business and scholarly publications from Asia, the U.S. and Europe; publications from inter-governmental agencies, NGOs, think-tanks, and research institutions worldwide. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG."
"PQ European Business covers the latest European business and financial information. Includes quality resources such as The Economist, Fortune, European Business Journal, and many more. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG."
Broad spectrum of industry, company and investment analysis including S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports (S&P Equity Research), and “Markets” tab with drill downs to industry and sub-industry key ratios, benchmarks, constituents, etc. Company data covers a global universe of over 3 million private and public companies. Print equivalents include Standard & Poor's: Stock Reports, Company Profiles, Bond Guide, Corporation Records, Mutual Fund Reports, Security Dealers of North America, Register of Corporations, Directors & Executives, Industry Surveys, and The Outlook.
"Uniworld Online provides contact information for headquarters, branches, subsidiaries, and affiliates of multinational firms. Georgetown Law Library's premium global subscription includes access to American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries and Foreign Firms Operating in the United States."
"The World Bank's Open Data initiative is intended to provide all users with access to World Bank data. The data catalog is a listing of available World Bank data sources. This listing will continue to be updated as additional data resources are added. These resources include databases, pre-formatted tables and reports. Each of the listings includes a description of the data source and a direct link to that source. Where possible, the databases are linked directly to a selection screen to allow users to select the countries, indicators, and years they would like to search. Those search results can be exported in different formats. Users can also choose to download the entire database directly from the catalog. Internet resource: free on the web."