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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 3138–52 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903541835
Published: 01 January 2010
...Shalendra D. Sharma When the problems in the United States housing sector mushroomed into a global financial crisis by September 2008, it was assumed that Arab countries would remain immune: the oil-rich Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries because of their massive financial reserves, and the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 22292–303 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902853983
Published: 01 April 2009
...; especially the United States, Britain and the European Union for dealing with the current global financial crisis and economic recession. The general aim of the analysis is to establish the bases for the required confidence in market efficiency and the benefits of the globalization thrust that are not...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 22304–318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910902856952
Published: 01 April 2009
... budgets in the Gulf region. Finally, he tackles the grave repercussions of the current financial crisis on such economies. Corresponding Address : Email: dr_alkuwari@hotmail.com © 2009 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2009 Third Oil Boom Gulf States GCC economies shale oil sand...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 1328–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.8
Published: 16 June 2020
... the social contract forged in the post-independence period, which was marked by state-led development and high social mobility and a prominent role for the middle class. Neoliberal ‘reforms’ dictated by economic crisis and pressures from transnational capital as well international financial...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74565–575 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.950081
Published: 01 October 2014
... number 1 superpower. (For a review of three books by Edward Luce on this subject, see Financial Times February 2, 2014.) Some thoughtful writers propose various possibilities on some countries’ readiness to assume roles that may lead to a new political world order. Other writers frequently speculate on...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132146–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.146
Published: 16 June 2020
... order. As the BRICS countries agreed to enhance their economic, political, and cultural cooperation to achieve mutual interests, they decided to form a multi-polar economic system that has the ability to face global economic shocks, especially after the global financial crisis of 2008 which afflicted...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 1323–7 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.3
Published: 16 June 2020
... be a real test of the ability of ruling regimes to manage this crisis and reduce its economic and social effects. One can already observe change in Arab societies and governments, and this should be developed and sustained. At the individual level, a higher sense of responsibility is developing...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 132100–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.100
Published: 16 June 2020
....” In The Jews of the Ottoman Empire , edited by Avigdor Levy , 527 – 37 . Princeton : Darwin . Pedersen , Susan . 2015 . The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire [Electronic Resource] . Oxford Scholarship Online . Oxford : University Press . https...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13227–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.27
Published: 16 June 2020
... international financial institutions makes them increasingly vulnerable to changes in the global economy. As demonstrated by Walton and Seddon (1994) , national governments are becoming increasingly affected by the rise of inflation. The authors found that the rate of food riots increased significantly around...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13254–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.2.54
Published: 16 June 2020
... society institutions, including political parties and trade unions, are still weak and cannot enhance political trends among individuals by having a more active role in the process of political development because of organizational and financial reasons, in addition to the environment of the political...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13146–68 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.46
Published: 01 March 2020
... to its authority. While acknowledging that the current Libyan crisis is the product of the interaction of several factors including the Islamists and non-Islamist contestation, regional and tribal dimensions, and foreign interventions, this paper concentrates on the effects of the state approach of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 1313–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.3
Published: 01 March 2020
... to deal with world finance on their own, Lebanon’s comparative advantage in financial services evaporated ( Baumann 2016 , 18), with no compensation elsewhere in the economy. Not only did the state elites help to destroy the strong Lebanese banking sector in October 1966 (the Intra Crisis), but also...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13123–45 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.23
Published: 01 March 2020
... sovereignty. Furthermore, owing to the fluidity and porous nature of some borders, especially in a time of conflict and the refugee crisis which arise from those conflicts, borders have transformed into conflict zones that are being contested within national and regional politics. It could be said that in the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 13169–85 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.69
Published: 01 March 2020
... Algerian politicians attempted to use to manage relations between the two countries and obtain some benefits by invoking the past in speeches at a local level, and to overcome that past in building relations with France. As a security crisis and economic decline hit Algeria, it became apparent that the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131105–122 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.105
Published: 01 March 2020
... with each country separately. If these schemes are built according to a common base, they should take into account the national particularity of each neighboring country and specify, in a hierarchical order, the goals to be achieved. The pace of financial support is directly proportional to the pace of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 124104–120 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.104
Published: 01 December 2019
... crisis of both the capitalist and socialist models, as well as the rise of religious movements that constitute a resistance to authoritarian regimes, which exploited the tanwir discourse in the early 1990s in the Confrontation/Tanwir Series, published by the General Egyptian Book Organization, to...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12461–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.12.4.61
Published: 01 December 2019
... 2011, which was characterized by the intensity of social demand in a categorical or sectoral dimension. In this context, we note that the crisis of underdevelopment and lack of democracy fueled the dynamic ideology and reactions of youths on February 20, 2011, in the context of the Arab Spring...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12341–64 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123003
Published: 03 September 2019
... about five percent was recorded annually from the mid-1990s to 2008 ( Masri 2017 , 33; El-Khawas 2012 , 7; Achy 2011 , 4). Then in 2008, the global financial crisis experienced by European countries—Tunisia’s chief trading cohorts—substantially damaged the economy of the country. The sharp drop in the...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12365–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123004
Published: 03 September 2019
... written letter in advance to the head of state. This was a means of controlling parliamentary members and to isolate them if necessary. This is testimony of the extent of the tyranny and corruption that was prevalent within the Mauritanian patriarchal system at that time. The crisis of the state only...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12399–118 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.123006
Published: 03 September 2019
... the light of the Qatar crisis of June 2017 in which Saudi Arabia and the UAE severed their relations with Doha. Turkey chose to align itself with Doha owing to its adoption of similar policies after the Arab Spring, namely, the support of the Muslim Brotherhood groupings in the region, as well as...