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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (4): 63–82.
Published: 04 December 2018
...Abdullah Al-Beraidi This study investigates the extent to which neoliberalism could be the cornerstone for economic reform and diversification in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. It seeks to determine the most important effects of neoliberalism as well as its social and economic costs...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (4): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2019
... will not always succeed because globalization and privatization stand in the way of Russia’s neocolonial attempts. This was seen in Azerbaijan’s and Kazakhstan’s diversification of their foreign energy dealings away from Russia, which made them able to resist Moscow’s influence attempts. According to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2009) 2 (2): 292–303.
Published: 01 April 2009
... be given to the role of the state until the objectives of the required economic diversification strategy are achieved. As the credibility and trust of the banks and financial institutions, the policy-makers, fiscal and monetary authorities and regulators are very low, it is essential to retain the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (4): 522–536.
Published: 01 October 2017
... (UAE) exceptionalism norm entrepreneur soft power Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) constructivism rentierism norm cycle diversification resource curse Dutch disease philanthropy Beyond rentierism: the United Arab Emirates exceptionalism in a turbulent region Osman Antwi-Boateng and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (4): 111–134.
Published: 04 December 2018
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 169–174.
Published: 03 September 2018
... public. He also addresses the path of neoliberalism that sought to overthrow the “Keynesian theory,” which advocates increased government expenditure and lower taxes to pull the economy out of recession. Elaborating on the problems of diversification programs in rentier Gulf countries, the author...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 85–112.
Published: 03 September 2018
... Service Science: Preparing Students for the 21st Century. ” Journal of Service Science 1 ( 1 ): 23 – 30 . Alameri, A. 2016 . How Do the UAE’s Diversification Policies Differ to Those of Other GCC Countries? Evaluating the Success of these Policies . file:///C:/Users/hamad/Desktop/Abdulla...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 135–154.
Published: 03 September 2018
...), “The development of its defense and security capabilities is seen by the leadership as a key enabler of its strategic economic vision of diversification from dependency on traditional, high-value Gulf industries to a high-tech, high-margin exporting economy of goods and services.” For the UK in the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2018) 11 (3): 3–24.
Published: 03 September 2018
..., educational institutions affect, and are affected by, the development of the sociocultural, economic, and political contexts. Seen as both ends and tools of modernization, the importance of reforming these institutions and the increased awareness of the importance of their diversification for sociocultural...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (4): 633–641.
Published: 01 October 2017
...): 321 324. Lefèvre, Raphaël. 2017. The Algerian Economy from Oil Curse to Diversification Journal of North African Studies 22 (2): 177 181. Wright, Steven. 2017. Qatar s LNG: Impact of the Changing East-Asian Market. Middle East Policy 24 (1): 154 165. Sociology Books Jung, Dietrich. 2017. Muslim...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2017) 10 (4): 577–595.
Published: 01 October 2017
... and being vulnerable to market fluctuations. By having a giant production capacity and abundant financial resources, China can contribute to the industrialization and diversification of the production basis in Arab economies, many of which have prom- ising industrial assets. Therefore, by moving...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (2): 252–281.
Published: 01 April 2016
... standpoint of the diversification of the state s framework of production and then subsequently discuss its repercussions on the national labour forces and the identity of society, according to what is permitted for publication in the figures provided by the UAE and Qatar (al- Yousef 2013). If we consider the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (2): 212–236.
Published: 01 April 2016
... activity and create alternative sources of national income. Counterfactually, continued investment in social overhead capital and in people in the 1980s might have helped foster diversification, overcoming the dislocat- ing, albeit often exaggerated, effects of oil. War with Iran denied this alternative...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2016) 9 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 January 2016
... means of upgrading authoritarian rule and prolonging the lifespans of both republics and monarchies. Co-opting civil society, economic liberalization, expansion of political spaces, diversification of international networks and integration into global economies have all prolonged authoritarian rule...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (2): 212–225.
Published: 01 April 2015
... efficiency driven economies (Jeune Afrique 2013b).1 Is the Algerian economy diverse? The Algerian economy still relies for its resources on oil and gas. The foundations for diversification have not been developed thoroughly and this is agreed by all local and international sources. The future outlook is not...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (2): 198–211.
Published: 01 April 2015
... block with a congruent base and interests. Similarly, the various changes seen by the agricultural sector led to an increasing diversification of income sources. The agricul- tural sector for small farmers has experienced a severe decline and deliberate neglect by the state, as well as a reduction in...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2015) 8 (1): 22–38.
Published: 01 January 2015
... depar- ture of 450,000 brains from the Arab world has cost the countries from which they emigrated more than US$200 billion.9 The high concentration of investment in a few sectors obstructs the diversification of the economy Notwithstanding the high increase in foreign investment in the Arab region...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2014) 7 (4): 565–575.
Published: 01 October 2014
.... 2002. Technology, Institutions, Organizations, Connectivities and the Diversification of the Real Economy. In Economic Diversification in the Arab World: Proceedings of the Expert Group Meeting, Beirut, 25 27 September 2001, 347 368. United Nations. Zahlan, A. B. 2012. Science, Development, and...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2013) 6 (4): 567–581.
Published: 01 October 2013
... were found, especially in the domains of human resource development, diversification of the economic Contemporary Arab Affairs 573 infrastructure and the institutional environment, particularly the judicial system s per- formance and levels of corruption (Hvidt 2009, 399). Although the Dubai model...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (3): 355–371.
Published: 01 July 2012
...); and (4) improvement in banking market performance. Both IMF and World Bank reports on the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region analysed the lack of productivity and economic diversification or the moderate gross domestic product (GDP) annual growth rates as being due exclusively to the need to...