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Economic Development in the Middle East and North Africa

Challenges and Prospects

  • Editors
  • Mohamed Sami Ben Ali

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Mohamed Sami Ben Ali, Sorin M. S. Krammer
    Pages 1-25
  3. Mohamed Sami Ben Ali, Lara Cockx, Nathalie Francken
    Pages 71-93
  4. Eugenie W. H. Maïga, Mina Baliamoune-Lutz, Mohamed Sami Ben Ali
    Pages 95-114
  5. Mohamed Sami Ben Ali, Etienne Farvaque, Muhammad Azmat Hayat
    Pages 115-131
  6. Mohamed Sami Ben Ali, Shrabani Saha
    Pages 133-154
  7. Mohamed Sami Ben Ali, Nahla Samargandi, Kazi Sohag
    Pages 155-171
  8. Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, Mohamed Sami Ben Ali, Charlotte Karagueuzian
    Pages 173-195
  9. John C. Anyanwu, Nadège Désirée Yaméogo, Mohamed Sami Ben Ali
    Pages 197-216
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 217-227

About this book


Using cases on individual countries, Economic Development in the Middle East and North Africa offers diverse theoretical and empirical evidence on a variety of issues facing policymakers, investors, and other stakeholders in the region.


MENA Economic growth Corruption Natural Resources curse Development Remittances Central Bank independence Inflation FDI Trade Financial Development development Economic Development economic growth foreign direct investment growth

About the authors

Audrey Verdier-Chouchane, African Development Bank Charlotte Karagueuzian, African Development Bank Etienne Farvaque, University of Lille, France Eugenie W. M. Maïga, Université de Koudougou, Burkina Faso John Chukwudi Anyanwuis, African Development Bank Kazi Sohag, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Lara Cockx, University of Leuven, Belgium Merter Mert, Gazi University, Turkey Mina Baliamoune-Lutz, University of North Florida, USA Muhammad Azmat Hayat, University of the Punjab, Pakistan Nadège Désirée Yaméogo, African Development Bank Nahla Samargandi, Brunel University, UK & King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia Nathalie Francken, University of Antwerp, Belgium Senay Acikgoz, Gazi University, Turkey Shrabani Saha, University of Lincoln, UK Sorin M. S. Krammer, University of Groningen, Netherlands

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