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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2016; 92340–345 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1156300
Published: 01 April 2016
...), shifting the balance of the population from high levels of dependency to high levels of potential workers. This shift in age structure in turn creates the potential for Arab countries to benefit from a ‘demographic dividend', namely ‘increased economic productivity, savings, and human capital development...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104522–536 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1399640
Published: 01 October 2017
.... BINHUWAIDIN corrupt countries in the world (Transparency International 2015, 2016). These are the dividends from deliberate government policies aimed at enhancing public-sector transpar- ency and efficiency such as an initiative introduced in February 2014 where authorities began to operate a website...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 33334–351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2010.494408
Published: 01 July 2010
... transition, and that the Peace Dividend would take care of any doubts remaining about democratization and unity. These expectations have proved over-optimistic, given the competitive tensions between the peace partners, and their inability to contain or resolve emerging differences. Tensions have been...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 33271–296 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2010.493739
Published: 01 July 2010
... terms that deters any radical nationalist or Islamist threat to American interests in the region, i.e. American control of oil and other strategic interests. Elmessiri (1999) asserts that: Contemporary Arab Affairs 279 [t]he dividends the functional state yields, from the Western standpoint, are...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 32193–206 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550911003741671
Published: 01 April 2010
... desired to label, as Sunni injustice and persecution during the regime of Saddam Hussein. Similarly, the disruption of the equilibrium might drive the Sunnis to revolt against a new reality that could potentially transform them into second-class citizens and which would accord priority and dividends to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 32180–192 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550911003743917
Published: 01 April 2010
... realize the agreement s peace dividends (Dale 1997, p. 6, Bouillon 2004). Thus, the breakthrough at Oslo was reached by separating the interim settle- ment from the final settlement (Shlaim 2005, p. 7) a proposition that the Palestinian delegation at the Madrid peace talks had adamantly refused (Roy...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 32230–242 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550911003707409
Published: 01 April 2010
..., 2009. Dollar a day revisited. World Bank Economic Review, 23 (2), 163 184. Schultz, T. Paul, 2009. The gender and intergenerational consequences of the demo- graphic dividend: an assessment of the micro and macrolinkages between the demo- graphic transition and economic development. World Bank Economic...