I have built this guide to offer you tips on finding information relevant to Fin 235a. I will continue to add resources based on your suggestons.
New - Global Insight
Powerful new tool to help you track time series related to country indicators, international financial statistics, foreign direct investment, market indices and more. Sources include: IMF, DRI, OECD, US.
Global Insight Energy Usage Search for Mexico
Sample demonstration question: How can you see energy usage series in Global Insight and the break down by source of energy for a country like Mexico.
1. Select Key Word Search
2. type in search string
3. use advanced to limit information by frequency and other criteria
4. excute search
5. Select Columns and choose long label to see data series more clearly
6. The columns selected will be the columns exported to Excel
Global Insight Table Browser for Mexico
Demonstration Question 2: How do I find a country sanpshot table for Mexico
1. Select Table Browser
2. Choose Economic Indicators>Global SnapShot>Latin American Countries>Mexico
3. Click on Table Icon
*not all countries are listed but I have more country tables created.