Understanding and Avoiding the Oil Curse in Resource-rich Arab Economies
by Ibrahim Elbadawi and Hoda Selim
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1107141729 | 497 Pages | True PDF | 6.5 MB
The 'oil curse' is a common phrase used to describe how oil-rich Arab countries often fall behind others in terms of economic growth. In this book, leading economists provide fresh insight into how resource-dependent Arab countries can best exploit their oil revenues through macroeconomic management, industrial policy and political reforms.