History of Middle East Economies in the Twentieth Century
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Description: This important book on economic development in the modern Middle East examines, for the first time, the separate national economies of the Arab states, including the Gulf, Israel, and Turkey, from 1918 to the present. It describes the main trends within each economy based on the best available statistical data, and answers larger questions concerning the long-term growth of the countries, first in the colonial period, then in the periods characterized by planning and development, followed by the first steps toward liberalization and structural adjustment. It evaluates government policy in promoting the protection of imports and in advancing market economies. Policies employed by the oil-producing states to build new institutional structures based on near unlimited supplies of capital and labor are also examined. The Middle East economies are placed in their proper international context, and questions of colonialism and labor migration are discussed. The authors evaluate where the Middle Eastern economies are now, and speculate about how they may develop in the future.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
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Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 3/31/1999
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Roger Owen is A. J. Meyer Professor of Middle East History, Emeritus, at Harvard University.
|Note on Transliteration|
|List of Tables|
|List of Acronyms|
|1918-1945 Introduction to Part I|
|The Economies of the British and French Mandates 1918-1945|
|The States of the Arabian Peninsula 1918-1945|
|1946-1990 Introduction to Part II|
|Syria, Lebanon, and Iraq 1946-1990|
|The Economies of Israel, Jordan, and the West Bank/ Gaza 1946-1990|
|The States of the Arabian Peninsula 1946-1990|
|Epilogue and Cocclusion|
|The 1990s and Beyond|