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Perspectives on Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region

Economic Development in the MENA Region

New Perspectives

Editors: Ben Ali, Mohamed Sami (Ed.)

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  • Examines micro- and macroeconomic development issuesPresents various country studies
  • Offers deep insights into the development challenges and prospects of the MENA region
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This book offers new perspectives on the economic development of the Middle East and North Africa region. Offering both theoretical studies and empirical country studies, it examines micro- and macroeconomic issues and provides deep insights into the development challenges and prospects of various countries in the region. The articles examine a wide range of development issues, including economic growth, natural resource use, food security, poverty and inequality, corruption and transparency, military spending, water and resource scarcity, agriculture and aid effectiveness, and other relevant issues. The volume is aimed at scholars in economic and development studies as well as policy-makers and investors interested in the economic development of the MENA region. 

About the authors

Dr. Mohamed Sami Ben Ali is a professor of Economics at Qatar University. Previously, he was Head of the economics department and member of the scientific board at HEC Business School, Tunisia. Dr. Ben Ali is serving as associate editor for Springer and De Gruyter journals and editor for Palgrave and Springer books series. He holds a H.D.R degree, the highest European qualification for research. Previously, he received a Ph. D. in Economics with high honors from University of Lille - France, an M. Phil. (D.E.A) in International Finance and International Trade and a B.A. in Business Economics. He has been teaching for the past years at graduate and undergraduate levels in Tunisia, Qatar and France where he was a visiting Professor. He has published numerous articles in French and in English in international refereed academic journals. His research and Publications focuses mainly on economic development and international monetary macroeconomics. He is actively participating and chairing in numerous international conferences.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

Table of contents (11 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-3

    Ben Ali, Mohamed Sami

  • Quality of Institutions and the Macro-Return to Education: The Case of Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

    Pages 5-28

    Sekkat, Khalid

  • Short- and Long-Run Causality Between Remittances and Economic Growth in MENA Countries: A Panel ARDL Approach

    Pages 29-44

    Ben Mim, Sami (et al.)

  • Asymmetric Impact of Oil Price Shocks on Tourism: Evidence from Selected MENA Countries

    Pages 45-63

    Kisswani, Khalid M. (et al.)

  • Youth Unemployment and Quality of Education in the MENA: An Empirical Investigation

    Pages 65-84

    Farzanegan, Mohammad Reza (et al.)

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eBook 93,08 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-66380-3
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Hardcover 109,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Economic Development in the MENA Region
Book Subtitle
New Perspectives
Editors
  • Mohamed Sami Ben Ali
Series Title
Perspectives on Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-66380-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-66380-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-66379-7
Series ISSN
2520-1239
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 204
Number of Illustrations
16 b/w illustrations, 31 illustrations in colour
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