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Affluence and poverty in the Middle East

Author: Mohamad Riad El Ghonemy
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Persistant poverty and extreme inequality are two of the most important features of the political economy of the Middle East. El-Ghonemy examines a number of factors influencing the region and also  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mohamad Riad El Ghonemy
ISBN: 0415100321 9780415100328 041510033X 9780415100335
OCLC Number: 37293318
Description: xxi, 298 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Map of the Middle East --
1. Basic concepts and realities --
2. Historical origins --
3. Religious foundations of justice and inheritance --
4. Economic foundations: the natural resource base --
5. Unbalanced development --
6. Social imbalance in public expenditure: health, education and defence --
7. Corruption: the embezzlement of public funds --
8. Inequality in private consumption --
9. Redistribution of wealth and income: an assessment --
10. Economic policy reforms: distributional impact --
11. Prospects and challenges.
Responsibility: M. Riad El-Ghonemy.
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