Economic Development in the Middle East, 2nd edition Paperback / softback
By examining economic development in the Middle East in the aftermath of the Arab Spring, this textbook introduces undergraduate and postgraduate students to the most pressing and topical economic issues in the contemporary Middle East.
With comprehensive coverage of the entire region, the author examines the economic prospects for the Gulf and charts the growth of economic power in the region. Organised thematically, a full range of topics are discussed, including:the role of banks and capital markets in the region's developmentthe impact of demographic changes, such as the dramatic decline in birth rates and the implications for future employmentthe development of economic advances in oil and gas productionthe effects of the region's economic development on international and inter-regional trade. Through discussing the region's problems of the past as well as the present and future challenges, this book provides students with a compact and manageable review of the state of economic development in the Middle East.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 214 pages, 1 Line drawings, black and white; 33 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/06/2010
- Category: Development economics
- ISBN: 9780415491273