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
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Contributor
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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
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1966-
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Devlin, Julia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC415.15
LC item number
.D485 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
Series statement
World Scientific studies in international economics
Series volume
8
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  • Economic development
  • Economic development
  • Africa, North
  • Africa, North
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Business
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Economic development
  • Economic history
  • Economic policy
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Africa, North
  • Africa, North
  • Africa, North
  • Middle East
Label
Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region, Julia C. Devlin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 557 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789812793454
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)670430071
  • (OCoLC)ocn670430071
Label
Challenges of economic development in the Middle East and North Africa region, Julia C. Devlin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 557 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789812793454
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)670430071
  • (OCoLC)ocn670430071

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