Click on the Country Information and Reports tab for a list of resources providing background, introductory, and even advanced country information and reports. Many of these resources are taken from the Statistics/Data Tab of the UCSD Library International Government Information Research Guide which points to resources to find great background information and statistics on countries around the world. Using such resources is a helpful place to start research on any Latin American country.
The Business Research Guide is also an excellent starting place.
Keyword Searching for these phrases/keywords may be productive:
The following authors have produced useful serials and reports:
Call Number: Geisel Reference Floor2 West HA751 .L38
Publication Date: London : Euromonitor International, 2003
Call Number: Geisel Floor 6 HA755 .A68
Publication Date: Santiago, Chile : United Nations, Economic Commission for Latin America, 1973-1984
Call Number: Geisel Reference Floor 2 West and Floor 6 HA755 .A68
Publication Date: [Santiago, Chile] : Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, 1986-
Issues since 1998 available online at: http://www.cepal.org/cgi-bin/getProd.asp?xml=/deype/agrupadores_xml/aes250.xml&xsl=/agrupadores_xml/agrupa_listado.xsl
Search for "Statistical abstract of Latin America" as a keyword in Roger to find various publications by the Committee on Latin American Studies/Latin American Studies Center at UCLA
Call Number: Most Recent: Geisel Reference Floor2 West Earlier Issues 6th Floor HA935 .S8
Publication Date: Los Angeles : The University, 1956-2002
Libraries hold vols. 1-38 (1955-2002)
Call Number: Geisel Reference Floor 2 West HC141 .C38474 2006
Publication Date: San José, Costa Rica : Facultad Latinoamericana de Ciencias Sociales, 2005 [i.e. 2006]
Industry and company news and reports covering Industry and company news and reports covering technology, telecom, electric power, oil and gas, mining, infrastructure, banking, insurance, water, and privatization sectors across Latin America. Enter your @ucsd.edu domain email to initiate access and establish your ongoing platform customization. (Check spam folder/filter for initial "magic link" message.) Restricted to UCSD email addresses.
AKA Latin American Intelligence Service, 1967-). Online archive and feed of the complete Latin American Newsletters (London) family of political and economic news and analysis publications. Includes focused, special reports, such as commodity reports, regional reports, and security and strategic reviews.
The News Sources on Latin America tab lists many general and regionally/subject specific news sources which are useful for historical and contemporary business research.
Call Number: Offsite SRLF HF 5001.B89 (1929-1989)
Publication Date: 1929-
UCSD Library provides access 1929-present
Print: Offsite SRLF HF 5001.B89 (1929-1989)
Electronic Since 1990
Call Number: Offsite SRLF HF5001.F72 (1930-1989); Journals, Geisel 1 E (1990-); Current Cournals, Geisel 2 W HF5001.F7
Publication Date: 1930-
UCSD Library provides access 1930-present
Print: Offsite SRLF HF5001.F72 (1930-1989); Journals, Geisel 1 E (1990-); Current Cournals, Geisel 2 W HF5001.F