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Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

This series provides up to date overviews and analysis of the region's economies. The approaches taken are not confined to a particular approach and include analysis of growth and future development, individual country studies, oil, multinational enterprises, government policy, financial markets and the region's role in the world economy.

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  1. The Economic Development Process in the Middle East and North Africa

    By Alessandro Romagnoli, Luisa Mengoni

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    Offering a comprehensive analysis of the development of economies in the Middle East and North Africa over the past half century, this book charts the progress of these countries through an examination of an Islamic model of economic development, reform processes, and economic integration. Far from...

    Published November 15th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Turkey and the Global Economy

    Neo-Liberal Restructuring and Integration in the Post-Crisis Era

    Edited by Ziya Onis, Fikret Senses

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    Since the financial crisis of 2000 and 2001 the Turkish economy has undergone considerable change and some improvement. This book gives a detailed examination of the neo-liberal restructuring that has taken place and the challenges the economy still faces, providing a comparative perspective on...

    Published June 1st 2013 by Routledge

  3. State Reform and Development in the Middle East

    Turkey and Egypt in the Post-Liberalization Era

    By Amr Adly

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    The economies of Turkey and Egypt, remarkably similar until the early 1980s, have since taken divergent paths. Turkey has successfully implemented a policy of export led industrialisation whilst Egypt’s manufacturing industry and exports have stagnated. In this book, Amr Adly uses extensive...

    Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Industrialization in the Gulf

    A Socioeconomic Revolution

    Edited by Jean-Francois Seznec, Mimi Kirk

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    In recent years, we have witnessed huge economic and socio-political change in the Gulf. This book examines the rapid industrialization of the region and how local economies are starting to diversify away from petroleum, exploring how this transformative process is starting to impact on the region’...

    Published November 13th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Political Economy of the Gulf Sovereign Wealth Funds

    A Case Study of Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates

    By Sara Bazoobandi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    Using four Gulf sovereign wealth funds as case studies – Iran, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the UAE - this book examines and analyses the history, governance and structure, and investment strategies of the above mentioned funds, in the context of on-going debates about their transparency. The book...

    Published October 29th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Economic Co-Operation in the Gulf

    Issues in the Economies of the Arab Gulf Co-Operation Council States

    By Badr El Din A. Ibrahim

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    With global concerns over rising oil prices, this book examines the major issues facing the economies of the Arab Gulf today, covering all six of the Arab Gulf Cooperation Council (AGCC) states: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Providing a detailed account...

    Published May 10th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Human Development in Iraq

    1950-1990

    By Bassam Yousif

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    This systematic evaluation of Iraq’s political economy and human development offers a complex and sophisticated analysis of Iraq’s recent history. Focusing on the period from 1950 up to the Gulf war in 1990, the book brings an understanding of how development has been shaped or...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  8. The Israeli Central Bank

    Political Economy, Global Logics and Local Actors

    By Daniel Maman, Zeev Rosenhek

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    This book examines the local and global political and institutional processes that have led to the strengthening of the Israeli central bank within the context of the now predominant neoliberal regime. Using Israel as a case study to identify broader patterns around the world, the authors examine...

    Published February 24th 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Turkish Economy

    The Real Economy, Corporate Governance and Reform

    Edited by Sumru G. Altug, Alpay Filiztekin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    Including contributions from noted international scholars, this collection of papers provides a strong theoretical and empirical underpinning for the discussion of major public policy issues facing Turkey today. Matters addressed include: determinants of growth and productivity education and human...

    Published July 9th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Turkish Accession to the EU

    Satisfying the Copenhagen Criteria

    By Eric Faucompret, Jozef Konings

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Economies

    Is Turkey on the way to meet the economic Copenhagen criteria? The enlargement process that the European Union faced the last decade stirred the debate again about the role Turkey has to play and whether or not Turkey should be part of the European Union. While the enlargement with the Central...

    Published June 23rd 2010 by Routledge

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