May 16, 2022

International Business Research: Wolfram|Alpha Adds Data From World Bank's "Doing Business In" Dbase

Wolfram|Alpha (an essential research tool that grows more essential just about each week) has added data from the World Bank’s “Doing Business” in database.

From the W|A Blog:

This data covers a wide range of issues, including import/export costs, business tax rates, and the time required to complete various business-related activities. Try the following examples to get a better sense of the breadth of this dataset:

Wolfram|Alpha can also rank countries according to a number of business-related indices.

Read the Complete Blog Post With More Info

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