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- The BLDS print collection
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- Exchange rate undervaluation, financial development and growth
- K. Sekkat / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2012
- Economic growth, a major component of development, is a key challenge to Arab policy makers. This paper focuses on the financial sector in Arab countries, and the integration to the world economy through exchange rate management. ...
- The global impact of the systemic economies and MENA business cycles
- P. Cashin; K. Mohaddes; M. Raissi / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
- This paper analyses spillovers from macroeconomic shocks in systemic economies (China, the Euro Area, and the USA) to the MENA region as well as outward spillovers from a GDP shock in the Gulf countries and MENA oil exporters to the r...
- The growth of turkey in world trade: opportunity or threat for MENA countries?
- M. Alaya; I. Mezghani / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
- The growth of the Turkish economy is far from being a zero sum game for the MENA region. The aim of this paper is to study the impact of the emergence of the Turkish economy on the MENA countries. The paper focuses on two channels thr...
- After a decade of growth in Africa, little change in poverty at the grassroots
- B. Dulani; R. Mattes; C. Logan / Afrobarometer, 2013
- Afrobarometer data on lived poverty in Africa provide an important basis for testing assumptions about the effects of the continent’s recent economic growth on poverty reduction. The current paper indicates that Afrobarometer da...
- Africa rising?: popular dissatisfaction with economic management despite a decade of growth
- J. Hofmeyr / Afrobarometer, 2013
- Many African individuals still experience regular shortages of basic necessities, and rates of “lived poverty” remain high. In this context, the current paper shows that across 34 countries, a majority (53%) rate the curre...
- The partnership of free speech & good governance in Africa
- W. Mitullah; P. Kamau / Afrobarometer, 2013
- Much of Africa has undergone a radical transformation in terms of the freedom to communicate in the last two decades, but despite the opening and expansion of media and technology, freedom of expression is still enjoyed unequally acro...
- Governments falter in fight to curb corruption: the people give most a failing grade
- S. Richmond; C. Alpin / Afrobarometer, 2013
- Corruption punishes the poor the most. This paper underlines that poor Africans perceive higher levels of corruption in their state institutions and are more likely to pay a bribe in order to obtain official documents, gain access to ...
- What people want from government: basic services performance ratings, 34 countries
- J. Asunka / Afrobarometer, 2013
- The current paper relies on an Afrobarometer survey that asked people in 34 African countries to rate the governmental performance in their countries regarding basic services. The paper shows that Africans hold largely negative views ...
- Oil & mining countries: transparency low, impunity high
- E. Gyimah-Boadi; D. Armah-Attoh; M. Awal / Afrobarometer, 2013
- Minerals are important economic resource for Africa. In this sense, Twenty-two of 34 African countries surveyed by Afrobarometer stake their countries' economic futures on development of mineral or oil production. The paper dem...
- Partis islamistes, pouvoir et etat profond dans le monde Arabe: analyse en termes du Principal-Agent
- B. Elmorchid / Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2013
- L’arrivée des partis islamistes au pouvoir dans certains pays arabes (Egypte, Tunisie et Maroc) est porteuse d’espoir pour les populations. Mais, la forte mobilisation des structures représentatives de l&rsqu...
- Group of Research on Economics and Finance, Faculty of Juridical, Economic and Social Sciences, Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakesh, Morocco (GREF)
- GREF is composed of researchers from Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakesh, who research economic and financial issues in Morocco. The group is currently working on a variety of research projects in partnership with international and national organisations. Research areas include: the impact of the European Union trade and investment policies on poverty in Morocco structural reforms in Morocc...
- Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco (AUI)
- Teaching and research university in Morocco
- Maroc 2020, Morocco
- Free market civil society think tank
- Faculté des Sciences Juridiques Economiques et Sociales, University Mohamed V, Morroco
- Morrocan Law, Economics and Politics University Department
- Institut National de Statistique et d'Economie Appliquée, Morocco (INSEA)
- Government organisation for training and research in statistics and applied economics