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economies of the Arabian Gulf

Atif Kubursi

economies of the Arabian Gulf

a statistical source book

by Atif Kubursi

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Published by Croom Helm in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Persian Gulf States -- Economic conditions -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAtif Kubursi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC415.3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination206p. ;
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21657438M
    ISBN 100709915438

    "The Gulf States in International Political Economy is a book we have been long waiting for: it offers a penetrating, insightful and lucid in-depth account of the myriad of challenges and dynamics of change within the contemporary Gulf region. It ranks at the forefront of scholarly excellence on the Gulf region and is therefore compulsory reading.". Paul Rivlin has produced an excellent book that should be a requried text for not only the policy makers in the region but students of the Middle East as well. The book is an easy read and accessible to a wide audience. More important, it is a much-needed addition to the few good books on Arab economies that are currently available.

    Drawing on the author’s experience with a knowledge economy educational project in the Arabian Gulf–Qatar Foundation’s Education City–this contribution speculates on the current and future role of education within the context of the knowledge economies of MENA and the Arabian Gulf. Education in the Arabian Gulf (GCC Cited by: My recent book, A Quiet Revolution: the Rise of Women managers, Business Owners and Leaders in the Arabian Gulf States, describes a transformation that is taking place in the lives of tens of thousands of university-educated Muslim women in three Arabian Gulf States: the United Arab Emirates, Oman and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It documents.

    Based on latest figures and estimates, the Arab League has a total GDP of approximately Int$ trillion (% of the world) at purchasing power parity, or US$ trillion (% of the world) at nominal values. The member state with the highest total GDP is Saudi Arabia at Int$ trillion (PPP), or billion in current US dollars (nominal). Abstract. This book presents papers on Middle East oil policy. Topics considered include oil production policies in the Gulf States, oil planning, the philosophy of state development planning, prospects for Gulf economic coordination, the philosophy of infrastructural development, industrialization in the Arab Gulf, the agricultural potential of the Arab Gulf states, the future of banking as a.


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Get this from a library. The economies of the Arabian Gulf: a statistical source book. [A A Kubursi] -- First published: London: Croom Helm, This book, first published inexamines the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and UAE.

Get this from a library. The economies of the Arabian Gulf: a statistical source book. [A A Kubursi]. Rutledge, E.J. () (). Monetary Union in the Gulf: Prospects for a Single Currency in the Arabian : Routledge. Overview This book provides a thorough analysis of the six economies in terms of their economic structures, developments since.

Five years ago, the Gulf states of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates shared a fiscal surplus of some $ billion; bythe International Monetary Fund predicts that they will have accumulated a combined deficit of $ billion.

Sustained low oil prices could make things even worse. This bad news is yet one more reminder of resource-rich Arab states Cited by: 1. ‘The book’s central thematic interest is the growing significance of the Persian Gulf on the global stage and the concomitant socio-economic changes these countries have been experiencing for the last ten years.

it presents a multi-faceted, subtle and complementary picture of the current economic dynamics in the GCC and Iran, the social. Business Expectations for a Common Currency in the Arabian Gulf, Journal of Development and Economic Policies, 10(1): Panagiotidis, T.

and Rutledge, E. Oil and Gas Markets in the UK: Evidence From a Cointegrating Approach, Energy Economics, 29 (2): doi: / The Saudi Arabian economy has changed almost beyond recognition since the oil boom days of the s, and the Kingdom itself has changed too economically, socially, and demographically.

In the second edition of The Saudi Arabian Economy, Mohamed Ramady. The Arabian Gulf is a unique hypersaline semi-arid environment. Ab ships visit the Gulf annually for oil transportation. The potential for introduction of alien species via ships. I bought this book for a class on the Arab gulf.

It was one of several books used to understand the effects of oil wealth, globalization, and authoritarian regimes on the region.

I enjoyed reading this book because it had some very interesting articles by well known scholars from the region (khaldoun al-naqeeb). But this was a hard book to follow.4/5(1). Dr. Karen Young. Resident Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) @ProfessorKaren.

Karen Young is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), where she focuses on the political economy of the Middle East, the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (best known as the GCC), and the Arabian Peninsula.

This book, first published inexamines the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and UAE.

Culturally, historically, geographically and politically the GCC countries represent a rare instance of regional homogeneity and. Book Description The Arabian Gulf comprises some of the most thriving economies of the world. Since the discovery of oil, the openness to commercial activity has attracted many MNCs and this has led to a proliferation of activity in both the industrial and service sectors.

This paper analyses the urban process in the oil producing countries of the Gulf. The mode of urbanization is identified as one characterized by an extreme case of primacy but with rates varying among the countries of the region.

This pattern is related to the historical evolution of human settlements as affected by the local environmental qualities and the recent large scale development of Cited by: 8.

Filling a void in academic and policy-relevant literature on the topic of the green economy in the Arabian Gulf, this edited volume provides a multidisciplinary analysis of the key themes and challenges relating to the green economy in the region, including in the energy and water sectors and the urban environment, as well as with respect to cross-cutting issues, such as labour, intellectual Format: Hardcover.

Change occurs rapidly in the Persian Gulf. While some states have capitalised on the fast-paced nature of globalised fiscal transactions and have become important markets for foreign investment, others have fallen victim to such speculations.

arabian gulf Prospect of US-Iran conflict threatens Gulf economies Observers say such a conflict might send oil prices above USD a barrel but could also lead to a massive disruption of exports if Iran closes the Strait of Hormuz, a strategic waterway which serves as.

The Arabian Gulf countries, which largely comprise the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member countries, include Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. Most of these Gulf countries have embarked on bold national experiments to pilot technology and teaching in their schools as a way to transition to.

The Arabian Gulf region suffers from a substantial food gap, as all the countries of the region are net food importers. The increase in the region's population, rising income levels, and harsh weather conditions that prevent the increase of local food production, have resulted in a vast increase in the region's food imports, from a total value.

New economies create enormous potential, but it will require great care for the people of the region to steer through a period of profound change. Political and economic interests intent on maintaining the flow of petroleum products on one hand, and people in the Gulf region who assess their won interests from quite a different perspective, on Cited by: The Arab states of the Persian Gulf are the seven Arab states which border the Persian Gulf, namely Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

All of these nations except Iraq are part of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), and prefer to use the term "Arabian Gulf" rather than the historical name of the Persian Gulf.