Middle East Politics: Research Web Pages

International Information


Bank for International Settlements
The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is an international organization which fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks. The BIS is also a hub for sharing statistical information amongst central banks, and for publishing statistics on global banking, securities, foreign exchange and derivatives markets. 

Country Information by IMF

Country Studies---at Library of Congress

G8 Information Center

Governments on the WWW

International Constitutional Law

International Monetary Fund

The IMF is an organization of 186 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability and facilitate international trade. This site includes IMF background and regulations, information on countries, and a range of data and statistics. 

International Relations Research Resources--More basic sites on the study of international relations.

International Relations and Security Network

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

United Nations

United Nations Association of the United States of America

U.S. Agency for International Development

U.S. Agency for International Development Regions and Countries Studies

World Bank

World Factbook (country profiles by CIA)