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Globalization and India

Useful Databases


Important because you can compare Asian coverage with American/European coverage

Factiva is a full-text online service that provides access to sources of national and international news, business, health and general information. News sources include newspapers magazines, media transcripts, wire services, pictures and WEB sites. In addition, FACTIVA provides access to several financial databases. FACTIVA covers 8,000 sources in 22 languages.

Newspaper Direct

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

Historical Abstracts

Bibliography of Asian Studies

Five Year Plan

World Bank
World Bank Documents and Reports

World Development Indicators
The World Bank's principal data source on the global economy. More than 550 time series, 1960-present, on more than 200 countries and 18 country groups, covering demographic, social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators.

IMF Publications