You can start your country research with the World Development Indicators (WDI), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) or the World Bank's Database of Political Institutions. The links below will take you to these resources.
Open data initiative launched by the World Bank, provides access to 2000 trade and competitiveness indicators from over 40 international sources.
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