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Middle East in the world economy

Charles Philip Issawi

Middle East in the world economy

a long range historical view

by Charles Philip Issawi

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Published by Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Middle East -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles Issawi.
      SeriesOccasional papers series / Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University, Occasional papers series (Georgetown University. Center for Contemporary Arab Studies)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC415.15 .I85 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 17 p. ;
      Number of Pages17
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2634941M
      LC Control Number85208052

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      Arab Oil Policies in the s (RLE Economy of Middle East): Opportunity and Responsibility 1st Edition. Yusuf A. Sayigh Novem Until few people, either in the advanced, industrial countries or in the developing countries of the Third World, thought seriously on the issues and complexities involved in the production and marketing of the oil on which they relied. BOOK REVIEWS The Middle East in the World Economy, by Roger Owen. London and New York: Methuen, Pp. xix + , index.? Interest in research into the economic history of the Middle East has grown in the last generation. For reasons principally associated with the quality and quantity of primary.

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Examines the growth and transformation of the Middle East economy during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

The text looks at how the region's economic structures were fundamentally altered by the growing impact of European trade and finance, and by the internal reforms of the rulers of Egypt.4/5(1). (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Examines the growth and transformation of the Middle East economy during the 19th and early 20th centuries.

The text looks at how the region's economic structures were fundamentally altered by the growing impact of European trade and finance, and by the internal reforms of the rulers of Egypt. 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.

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