Tuesday, October 27, 2009

TRIAL: Economist Intelligence Unit

We have a trial of all Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) online services until 31st December 2009.

To access this trial go to:

http://www.eiu.com.ezproxy.liv.ac.uk/site_info.asp?info_name=slpUniversityOfLiverpool

EIU offers:

Country Analysis and Forecasts - Monthy Reports for 195 countries, Monthly Forecasts for 82 countries, Daily ViewsWire for 203 countries, Daily Risk Briefing for 150 countries, Annual Country Commerce reports for 55 countries, Annual Country Finance reports for 45 countries, a monthly 'China Hand' report and regular Business Newsletters for several countries and regions.

Industry Analysis and Forecasts - daily briefings on 6 major industry areas in 60 countries - Automotive, Consumer Goods, Energy, Financial Services, Healthcare and Technology.

Historical and Forecast Data - a database containing more than 400 variables per country, analysing and forecasting market size and demand for goods and services for each of 60 countries and 11 regional aggregates.

Management Thinking - daily Executive Briefing covering the latest in best-practice management thinking from The Economist Group, Harvard Business School Publishing, consulting firms and leading business schools.

Some, but by no means all, of this content is already available to us through EBSCO Business Source Premier.

After using EIU please leave your comments below. You can choose the anonymous option to comment without needing to have a Blogger account, but it helps if you include your name in your feedback so that we can follow up on comments. Please be specific about which elements of EIU you found most useful!

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

very good resources. most useful part for beginners: Country Analysis and Forecasts. Also, the economic data is quiet complete