International Public Policy

UN Data

Alternative Titles
United Nations data, Undata, Un data
United Nations Common Database , UN Common Database
Description
You can find official statistics produced by countries and compiled by United Nations data system, as well as estimates and projections. The domains covered are agriculture, education, energy, industry, labour, national accounts, population and tourism. You can also find indicators such as Millennium Development Goals.
Type
Statistics
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10019
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World Development Indicators

Alternative Titles
WDI
Description

The World Development Indicators (WDI) provides a comprehensive selection of economic, social and environmental indicators, drawing on data from the World Bank and more than 30 partner agencies. The database covers more than 900 indicators for 210 economies with data back to 1960. Specific series and countries/groups can be selected for specific year ranges, and data can be exported.

Type
Numeric Data
Coverage
1960 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9909
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PAIS International: Public Affairs Information Service

Alternative Titles
PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service) (CSA)
PAIS Archive
Public Affairs International
Description

Contains references to nearly 2 million journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, research and conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, etc. concerning public affairs and public policy worldwide.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1915-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9553
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International Political Science Abstracts (EBSCO)

Alternative Titles
International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA)
IPSA
Description
International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA), provides abstracts of about 8,000 political science articles per year, published in scholarly journals and yearbooks worldwide. Topics include method and theory, political thinkers, ideas, administrative institutions, national and area studies. IPSA is produced and published bimonthly by the International Political Science Association.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1951-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9485
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World Bank e-Library

Alternative Titles
world bank elibrary
Description

Online, fully cross-searchable and browsable collection of over 3,900 World Bank documents. The collection consists of over 1,600 World Bank publications and over 2,300 Policy Research Working Papers, plus each new book and paper as they are published. You can browse the e-Library by region: Africa, East Asia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Latin America, and Middle East - North Africa. Topics covered in the e-library include Topics in the e-Library include: Agriculture and Rural Development; Banking, Finance, and Investment; Business Procurement; Commodities, Pricing, and Trade; Current Affairs; Data Publication; Development Economics; Economics (General); Education and Training; Energy, Industry, and Mining; Environment and Pollution Prevention; Gender; Globalization; Governance, Civil Society, and Participation; Health, Nutrition, and Population; Infrastructure, Transport, and Urban Development; Labor and Income; Legal and Judicial Issues; Poverty; Private Sector; Public Policy; Social and Cultural Issues; Technology and Telecommunications; Water Supply and Sanitation; World Bank

Type
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
Coverage varies. World Development Report 1978- .
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9199
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CIAO

Alternative Titles
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
Description

Full text of conference proceedings, think tank articles, some journals, and working papers on international affairs.  Also includes case studies, policy briefs, course packs and videos.  Atlas provided by Economist Intelligence Unit.

Type
Article Index
Subject Gateway
Coverage
1995-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9043
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International Financial Statistics (IFS) Database

Alternative Titles
Intl Financial Stats
International Monetary Fund, IMF Stats
Description

The IFS database contains approximately 32,000 time series covering more than 200 countries and areas. Data can be exported in Excel, CSV, Tab delimited, and HTML formats.

No "sign in" is necessary to view content. If individual users want to download data, please create a personal account. 

Type
Statistics
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9027
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World News Connection

Alternative Titles
Worldnews Connect
FBIS
Foreign Broadcast Information Service
Description

CIA-sponsored translations of local news sources from around the world, including newspapers, radio and television broadcasts, etc. Searchable by keyword, region of the world, and date. Provides the full-text in English. World News Connection covers content from 1995-2013.  For older US government translation of foreign news please see Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) 1941-1996.  Per the National Technical Information System no new content will be released after December 31, 2013.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1995-2013
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/9015
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Access UN

Alternative Titles
Readex United Nations Index
Description

This databases contains complete bibliographic citations of UN documents and publications. Indexes United Nations documents since 1946, including Official Records, sales publications, masthead documents.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1946 to present 1946 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8793
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UN Commodity Trade Statistics

Alternative Titles
United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database/UN Comtrade
UN Comtrade
Description
International trade statistics, detailed by commodity and partner country, for over 130 countries. Commodities are classified according to SITC (Rev.1, Rev.2 and Rev.3) and the Harmonized System (HS) (from 1988 with revisions in 1996 and 2002).
Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
1962 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8419
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