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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 42148–173 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.546166
Published: 01 April 2011
... distribution ruralurban income disparity Contemporary Arab Affairs Vol. 4, No. 2, April June 2011, 148 173 ISSN 1755-0912 print/ISSN 1755-0920 online © 2011 The Centre for Arab Unity Studies DOI: 10.1080/17550912.2011.546166 httpwww.informaworld.com Egypt s rural urban income disparity: is the gap...
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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
... reached a similar cul-de-sac in October 2019 and had to resign. Dozens of pamphlets and books provide a glorified image of Hariri. There is even a ten-volume biography of him published in Beirut in 2005 ( Al-Laham 2005 ). However, to several academics, his economic policies and urban reconstruction...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2018; 11369–84 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/caa.2018.113004
Published: 03 September 2018
.... This cooperative experience had the greatest impact on the increase in migration to the towns and the capital city, mainly during the second half of the 1960s and early 1970s, causing record high demographic growth rates in these urban spaces. This led the ruling authority to carry out several studies...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2017; 104482–509 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2017.1343838
Published: 01 October 2017
... modernity and development in the context of democratic change in the country. The source of the glaring disparity between the two opposing under-evaluated and evaluative hypotheses on the new constitutional reform is attributable to the type of approach used in the evaluation. At the core of the opposition...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2015; 8122–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.976403
Published: 01 January 2015
... appropriate science and technology across all social classes, including prioritizing rural and poor urban groups. This is what has been implemented by the countries of East Asia and Japan as a priority in their modernization policies. These are aimed at developing productive capacity, rela- tively...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2014; 74526–543 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2014.948313
Published: 01 October 2014
... standards, and being held accountable in a conservative society that does not always look favourably at women s work outside their homes (Cooke 2000). For many years, Egypt witnessed massive worker (mostly male) migration to other Arab countries. This resulted in women in rural areas of Egypt increasing...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2012; 53355–371 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2012.692200
Published: 01 July 2012
... dynamism and diversifica- tion and by increasing income inequalities between different regions in each country. These income disparities are most visible in the increasing gap between the rural areas in which a large population continues to live in many countries and affluent families living in large urban...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 44532–543 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.621384
Published: 01 October 2011
.... Gruber, Lloyd, 2011. Globalisation with growth and equity: can we really have it all? Third World Quarterly, 32 (4), 629 652. Haddar, Mohamed, 2010 2011. L Economie tunisienne: Etat des lieux. Maghreb-Machrek, 206, 63 71. Helmy, Heba Ezzeldin, 2011. Egypt s rural urban income disparity: is the gap...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2011; 44431–444 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2011.630884
Published: 01 October 2011
... intended to create the social market economy that actually destroyed the sources of income of huge numbers of the rural population and urban dwellers of the small- to mid-size cities. Some persisted on the basis of the rural economy but from the bulk were compelled to leave their historical places of...
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Contemporary Arab Affairs. 2010; 33402–413 doi: https://doi.org/10.1080/17550912.2010.494892
Published: 01 July 2010
... Development, 19 (1), 187 201. Hanom, Essa, 2009 2010. Sources of export earnings instability in Yemen: an econometrical study. Arab Economic Journal, 16 17 (48 49), 51 64. Helmy, Heba Ezzeldin, 2009 2010. Egypt s rural urban income disparity: is the gap diverg- ing? Arab Economic Journal, 16 17 (48 49), 3 30...