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Economic and political liberalization in the Middle East

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Published by British Academic Press, Distributed by St. Martin"s Press in London, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East,
  • Middle East.
    • Subjects:
    • Free enterprise -- Middle East.,
    • Investments, Foreign -- Middle East.,
    • Middle East -- Economic policy.,
    • Middle East -- Economic conditions -- 1979-,
    • Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 278-293) and index.

      Statementedited by Tim Niblock and Emma Murphy.
      ContributionsNiblock, Tim., Murphy, Emma.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC415.15 .E25 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 302 p. ;
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1513293M
      ISBN 101850436002
      LC Control Number93196966

      This event launches Crony Capitalism in the Middle East: Business and Politics, from Liberalization to the Arab Spring edited by Ishac Diwan, Adeel Malik, and Izak Atiyas. The popular uprisings in that overthrew Arab dictators were also a rebuke to crony capitalism, diverted against both rulers and their allied businessmen who monopolize all economic opportunities. The discovery of vast oil deposits revolutionized the Middle East's economy. More than half of the world's known oil reserves are found in the region, although they are not equally distributed. Saudi Arabia has the largest deposits and is the world's leading oil producer and exporter.

      See P. Springborg, ‘The Origins of Liberal Institutions in the Ancient Middle East’, in T. Niblock and E. Murphy (eds.), Economic and Political Liberalization in the Middle East (London: British Academic Press, ), pp. 26– Google ScholarAuthor: Emma C. Murphy. Every economy makes some use of rent, whether derived from property, tourism, natural resources, or other “gifts of nature.” But a rentier state is dependent on revenues generated from the extraction and sale of state-owned natural resources. 3 In one of the oil-exporting states of the Middle East, only 2 or 3 percent of the workforce might be involved in oil extraction.

      For an argument similar to the one in this paper that political and economic rationality have not necessarily been irreconcilable in Syria, see Heydemann, Steven, “The Political Logic of Economic Rationality: Selective Stabilization in Syria,” in The Politics of Economic Reform in the Middle East, ed. Barkey, Henri (New York: St. Martins Cited by: The literature dealing with economic liberalization and privatization in the Middle East has grown into a veritable cottage industry. 1 Analysts who study the 1. For the purpose of this paper a mainstream definition of economic liberalization and privatization is used. The former refers to the adoption of a number of measures-most notably the.


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