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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102321–324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1311104
Published: 01 April 2017
...Gabi El-Khoury This statistical file is concerned with the issue of public debts in Arab countries. It assumes that public debt is a key source to fund the budget deficit in most Arab countries, and the rising public debt, particularly external debt, is increasingly becoming a concern for several...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2009; 24650–655 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550910903236766
Published: 01 October 2009
...Gabi El-Khoury © 2009 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies 2009 Public debt in the Arab world external public debts domestic public debts public debts service export of goods and services government revenues Contemporary Arab Affairs Vol. 2, No. 4, October December 2009, 650 655 ISSN...
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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
... projects actually placed Lebanon on a destructive path. Numerous authors have engaged rather critically with Hariri’s legacy, questioning his responsibility in the piling up of Lebanon’s current public debt and its widening socioeconomic disparities ( Corm 2001 ). 1 Others have offered more...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2020; 131123–127 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2020.13.1.123
Published: 01 March 2020
... international recognition of Palestinian territory bestowed by the sultan in exchange for paying Ottoman foreign debts and revitalizing the Ottoman economy through the activities and investments made by rich Jewish families such as the Hirschs, the Rothschilds, and the Montagus. Chapter 4, the last chapter...
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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
... contracting professors, etc.), and the protests signaled the rise of new generations, with different references, thus motivating women to attend public space ( Al-Walid 2017 ). This presence was expected and required due to the weakness of the traditional political and trade union organizations, as well...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 122171–182 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122009
Published: 02 June 2019
..., freezing employment in the public sector, and ceasing financial subsidies and squandering, such as financial transfers to the electricity sector so as to reduce public debt. Many experts believe that McKinsey did not come with new findings. A number of experts also stress that political consensus...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 1223–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.122001
Published: 02 June 2019
... . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Heikal, Muhammad H . 1976 . Li Misr La Li Abdel Nasser [For Egypt Not for Abdel Nasser] . Cairo : Dar al-Shorouk . ——— . 1988 . Sanawato Al-Ghalayan [The Boiling Years] . Cairo : Al-Ahram Center for Translation and Publication . Kadri, Ali . 2015a...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 121107–124 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121007
Published: 01 March 2019
...://www.idea.int/publications/the2011moroccanconstitution/ . MAP Express . 2018 . “ Les efforts soutenus de la DGSN pour consacrer les fondements de la police citoyenne mis en relief lors d”une conférence à Marrakech. ” MAP Express. 2018 September 27 . http://www.mapexpress.ma/actualite/societe-et...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2019; 12155–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2019.121004
Published: 01 March 2019
..., over 40 percent in the black market or informal economy, and some 8.7 percent unemployed. For a detailed account, see Human Capital Research Portal (2016) . 3. Decree no. 48/2014 amends the public tenders’ law to allow the government to conclude agreements with contractors through direct...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11463–82 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.114004
Published: 04 December 2018
... thinkers and their analysts. The study looks at what it called “the five major defects” of neoliberalism: an unfair class system; lack of social solidarity; the debt trap; communal protests; and marketization and commoditization. Five warnings were made to the citizens of the Gulf States: to avoid...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11385–112 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113005
Published: 03 September 2018
...Ahmed M. E. Mansour The major objective of this article is to discuss briefly the roots of the new public management (NPM) and public governance (PG) movements. To achieve this, it develops a theoretical framework to analyze the experiences of a selected set of Arab countries to explain critically...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11369–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113004
Published: 03 September 2018
... resulted in public outcries, which were not publicized for fear of the regime’s violent repressions. Over time it was through repression that the same system managed to survive in power through the clamping down of political activity and the monopoly of the ruling party over public affairs. The regime...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104482–509 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1343838
Published: 01 October 2017
... language in addition to Arabic; the immediate and comprehensive inte- gration of the unemployed into the civil service; the ability of all citizens to access social services and the improvement of its cost-effectiveness; the nationalization of CONTEMPORARY ARAB AFFAIRS 483 public services; increased wages...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104633–641 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1399655
Published: 01 October 2017
...): 46 60. El Joumayle, Omar A. M. 2017. Oil Production and Abrupt Institutional Change: The Multi-Cyclic Hubbert Model and the Case of Iraq. Contemporary Arab Affairs 10 (2): 256 285. El-Khoury, Gabi, ed. 2017. Public Debts of Arab Countries: Selected Indicators. Contem- porary Arab Affairs 10 (2...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103372–391 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1341600
Published: 01 July 2017
... and on the presumption that the political system ought to operate as an expression of the public will, wherein justice and equality are guaranteed in public participation in decision-making. Democracy is, moreover, understood to be a means and not an independent end. It is not, in essence or its basic...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 103443–446 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1343929
Published: 01 July 2017
... more. Such scholars base their interpretation on grammar, on other verses that specify the ranking order of estate distribution where there last will ranks in the second place after the settlement of debts incurred by the deceased. With the will and interpretation of lower limits rather than upper...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 102241–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1279387
Published: 01 April 2017
... forcing spending cuts for economic development and social services and increasing the burden of Moroccan s external debt. Other weapons purchases were funded either by Morocco itself or by the government of Saudi Arabia, which gave up to US$1 billion to the Moroccan government annually in grants until...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 101157–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1279385
Published: 01 January 2017
... importance of taking all necessary measures to reduce the public debt, which reached 98% of gross domestic product (GDP) and to increase cash reserves, which reached US$17.54 billion last month (Al-Ahram (Cairo), 4 July 2016). 162 CHRONOLOGY Riyadh . The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Al...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 101148–156 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2016.1273675
Published: 01 January 2017
... studies recently published in the period just previous to the publication of this journal issue. National Thought and Politics Books Abdelal, Wael. 2016. Hamas and the Media: Politics and Strategy. Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Democratization and Government. London: Routledge. 240 pp. Alger, Oliver...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 10151–92 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1281552
Published: 01 January 2017
... national and political behaviour, both internally and externally, for the subsequent decades, contributing much to the January 2011 upheaval. When it was time for Sadat to go, the peace treaty proved no guarantee for benevolence. Close to his assassination in October 1981, and in a widely publicized press...