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CRONY CAPITALISM IN THE MIDDLE EAST : business and politics from liberalization.

Publisher: [Place of publication not identified], OXFORD UNIV Press, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

This volume provides new perspectives on crony capitalism in the Middle East. It draws on rich empirical information on the activities of political connected firms in the economy and their impact on  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 019879987X 9780198799870
OCLC Number: 1066068039
Contents: Adeel Malik, Izak Atiyas, and Ishac Diwan: Introduction: Crony Capitalism in the Middle East: What Do We Know and Why Does it Matter?1: Steffen Hertog: Is There an Arab Variety of Capitalism?Part I: Impact of cronyism on growth2: Ishac Diwan, Philip Keefer, and Marc Schiffbauer: Pyramid Capitalism: Evidence from Egypt3: Izak Atiyas, Ozan Bakis, and Esra Gurakar: Anatolian Tigers and the Emergence of the Devout Bourgeoisie in the Turkish Manufacturing Industry4: Ishac Diwan and Jamal Ibrahim Haidar: Clienntelism, Cronyism, and Job Creation in Lebanon5: Mohamed Said Saadi: Moroccan Cronyism: Facts, Mechanisms and ImpactPart II: Mechanisms of privilege6: Leila Baghdadi, Hassan Arouri, and Bob Rijkers: How Do Dictators Get Rich? State Capture in Ben Ali's Tunisia7: Adeel Malik and Ferdinand Eibl: The Politics of Trade Protection in North Africa8: Esra Gurakar and Tuba Bircan: Political Connections and Public Procurement in Turkey9: Steve Monroe: Boundaries of Protectionism: Ethnic Politics and Crony Capitalism in JordanPart III: Financial markets and cronyism10: Cagatay Birkan and Orkun Saka: Elections and Economic Cycles: What Can We Learn from the Recent Turkish Experience?11: Mohamed Oubenal: Crony Interlockers and the Centrality of Banks in Morocco12: Jad Chaaban: I've got the Power: Mapping Connections between Lebanon's Banking Sector and the Ruling Class.13: Ali Coskun, Serhat Cevikel, and Vedat Akgiray: State and Capital Markets in the Middle East14: Kevan Harris: Iran's Commanding Heights: Conglomerate Ownership in the Islamic RepublicPostface15: Ishac Diwan: The Future of the Private Sector in an Age of Uncertainty


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