Emerging Markets

Research the economic and business environment of emerging market countries.

Least Developed Countries

Forty-nine countries are currently designated by the United Nations as “least developed countries” (LDCs).

These are: Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Comoros, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, the Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Kiribati, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Niger, Rwanda, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, the Solomon Islands, Somalia, Sudan, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Vanuatu, Yemen and Zambia.

Country Profiles

Emerging Markets

These two sources focus exclusively on emerging market countries.

Quick Facts and Current News

World News

Factiva is the premier database for country or regional business news.

Business Librarian

Louise Klusek
Contact:
Newman Library
Room 229
Baruch College
151 E. 25th Street
New York, NY 10010

646-312-1617