Economic and Social Development of the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries

Editors: Ayadi, Rym, Dabrowski, Marek, De Wulf, Luc (Eds.)

  • Unique collection of studies on key economic and social challenges of the region
  • Takes account on the recent political developments (Arab Spring) and its consequences
  • Covers a broad spectrum of topics in a comprehensive and systematic way
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About this book

This book contains a unique collection of studies on key economic and social policy challenges faced by countries of the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean region in a short- and long-term perspective. Prepared within the EU funded FP7 project on „Prospective Analysis for the Mediterranean Region (MEDPRO)” conducted in 2010-2013 it takes account on recent political developments in the region (Arab Spring) and their potential consequences. It covers a broad spectrum of topics such as factors of economic growth, macroeconomic and fiscal stability, trade and investment, Euro-Mediterranean and intra-regional economic integration, private sector development and privatizations, infrastructure, tourism, agriculture, financial sector development, poverty and inequality, education, labor market and gender issues.

About the authors

Dr. Rym Ayadi is Senior Research Fellow and Head of Research of the Financial Institutions, Prudential Policy and Tax Unit at the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS). She was coordinator of the FP7 project on „Prospective Analysis for the Mediterranean Region (MEDPRO)”.

Dr. Marek Dabrowski is Professor of Economics and former President of CASE – Center for Social and Economic Research. He has been involved in policy advising and policy research in several European, Asian and North African countries.

Dr. Luc De Wulf is Fellow at CASE – Center for Social and Economic Research and retired staff member of the IMF and World Bank with vast policy research and policy advising experience in Africa, Middle East and Asia.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  • Determinants of Growth in SEMC

    Coutinho, Leonor

    Pages 3-17

  • Euro-Mediterranean Trade: Shallow Versus Deep Integration

    Peridy, Nicolas (et al.)

    Pages 19-35

  • The EU-Turkey Customs Union: A Model for Future Euro-Med Integration

    Togan, Subidey

    Pages 37-48

  • Manufactured Exports and FDI

    Sekkat, Khalid

    Pages 49-61

  • Private Sector Development

    Woodward, Richard (et al.)

    Pages 63-77

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eBook $139.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-11122-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-11121-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
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  • Due: October 7, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-35524-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Economic and Social Development of the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries
Editors
  • Rym Ayadi
  • Marek Dabrowski
  • Luc De Wulf
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-11122-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-11122-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-11121-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-35524-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXVII, 339
Number of Illustrations and Tables
2 b/w illustrations, 28 illustrations in colour
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