About the site
TheGlobalEconomy.com is an open educational resource on the world economy used by students, faculty, researchers, business people, journalists, and others around the world.
The website offers interactive tools - including global maps and charts - where users can learn about and compare over 200 countries.
All of the charts, maps, and the data on the website are free to download.
The OER also offers a glossary of economic terms, suggestions for student research, a directory of international organizations, and other resources on the world economy.