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The Resource Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region, Julia C. Devlin, (electronic resource)

Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region, Julia C. Devlin, (electronic resource)

Label
Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region
Title
Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region
Statement of responsibility
Julia C. Devlin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This important book surveys major economic issues in the development of countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region since World War II. It reviews the key challenges facing the region in moving towards greater market orientation and integration with the global economy. It also incorporates a discussion of tools and methods used by development practitioners and briefly examines issues of aid effectiveness. Topics covered include patterns of growth, economic reform strategies, the role of OPEC and oil in development, water scarcity and agricultural policies, population, education
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Devlin, Julia
Dewey number
330.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
World Scientific studies in international economics
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic development
  • Economic development
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Africa, North
  • Africa, North
Label
Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region, Julia C. Devlin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Is MENA exceptional? -- State formation, consolidation, and development, 1960s-1980s -- Toward greater use of markets and the global economy? -- Oil, OPEC, and the challenges of surplus management -- Water scarcity and agricultural policy in the MENA region -- Building a new future : development in the post-conflict context and post-disaster recovery -- Is the MENA region "open" for business? -- Making global integration work for MENA countries -- Are market disciplines sufficient? : industrial policy and technology transfer -- The keys to the future : human capital developments in the MENA region -- Are MENA's labor markets the key to growth? -- Closing the poverty gap in MENA -- Development assistance and its effectiveness in MENA countries -- Pathways to ensure prosperity
Control code
ocn670430071
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 557 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812793454
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670430071
Label
Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region, Julia C. Devlin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Is MENA exceptional? -- State formation, consolidation, and development, 1960s-1980s -- Toward greater use of markets and the global economy? -- Oil, OPEC, and the challenges of surplus management -- Water scarcity and agricultural policy in the MENA region -- Building a new future : development in the post-conflict context and post-disaster recovery -- Is the MENA region "open" for business? -- Making global integration work for MENA countries -- Are market disciplines sufficient? : industrial policy and technology transfer -- The keys to the future : human capital developments in the MENA region -- Are MENA's labor markets the key to growth? -- Closing the poverty gap in MENA -- Development assistance and its effectiveness in MENA countries -- Pathways to ensure prosperity
Control code
ocn670430071
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 557 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789812793454
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)670430071

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