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  1. The Economies of the Arab World (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Development since 1945

    By Yusuf A. Sayigh

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    This book, a comprehensive study of twelve of the economies of key countries of the Arab world, has three main objectives: to record the developmental achievements and failings of each country; to examine the main issues arising in the drive for development; and to assess the future outlook for...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Economic Case for Palestine (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Elias H. Tuma, Haim Darin-Drabkin

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    Much has been written about the Arab–Israeli conflict, the prospects for peace or war and the eventual establishment of a Palestinian state, side by side with the state of Israel. The emphasis, however, has been on the political processes of such eventualities. The objectives of this book...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Saudi Arabia: Rush to Development (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Profile of an Energy Economy and Investment

    By Ragaei el Mallakh

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    Saudi Arabia is one of the most controversial and least known of the Arab nations. A land of massive contrasts – between its densely populated cities and its vast expanses of desert; between the recent poverty of its villages and the massive wealth created by oil, which is drawing a labour force...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Economic Development of the Yemen Arab Republic (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Ragaei el Mallakh

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    The recent economic development of the Yemen Arab Republic is in stark contrast to the centuries of isolation that had marked the country prior to the 1962 Revolution. When economic planning was instituted in the 1970s, the nation was confronted by the needs of reconstruction after years of...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. North Africa (RLE Economy of the Middle East)

    Contemporary Politics and Economic Development

    Edited by Richard I Lawless, Allan Findlay

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    This book covers the contemporary politics and economic development of the four countries of North Africa – Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya. The first part is devoted to contemporary politics and political systems in each of these countries. It traces their political development since...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Oil, Industrialization & Development in the Arab Gulf States (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By Atif Kubursi

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    Were oil supplies everlasting and the demand for oil strong and continuous, economic diversification in the Gulf would be pointless. However oil reserves are finite and non-renewable and the world demand for oil from the Gulf region is simply not stable. Collectively the countries of the Gulf face...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Palestinian Economy (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Studies in Development under Prolonged Occupation

    Edited by George T. Abed

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    This volume brings together the results of the symposium on ‘Economic Development under Prolonged Occupation’ held at Oxford University in January 1986. The basic aim of the symposium was to stimulate research and discussion on issues of economic development by a prolonged occupation. It brought...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Political and Economic Development of Modern Turkey (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    By William Hale

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    This book outlines the evolution of policy and the course of Turkey’s economic development since the foundation of Turkey’s republic in 1923. Turkey is a fast-developing country with, over the last seventy years, a radically transformed economic and social structure. The concept of planned...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Social and Economic Development in the Arab Gulf (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    Edited by Tim Niblock

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    The crucial importance of the Gulf region today – which may be defined as comprising the states of Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, with Iran as a non-Arab onlooker – has stimulated surprisingly little interest in academic circles. Much of what has been...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Arab Industrial Integration (RLE Economy of Middle East)

    A Strategy for Development

    By Elias T. Ghantus

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: The Economy of the Middle East

    The Arab countries are increasingly recognising their importance as a regional economic grouping. Given the highly skewed distribution of natural, human and financial resources, the course of economic development in the Arab countries seems to be interrelated. Through pooling their resources and...

    Published November 17th 2014 by Routledge