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A moonshot for MENA: laying the groundwork for a modern digital economy

June 26, 2018

By Rabah Arezki and Hafez Ghanem A new economic reality is needed in the Middle East and

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Iran: the nuclear deal, currency depreciation and inflation

June 26, 2018

By Ida Mirzaie and Magda Kandil Iran’s currency has once again fallen against the dollar following the

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Liberalising road transport markets between Turkey and Europe

June 12, 2018

By Subidey Togan The routes that connect Turkey to its most important trading partners in Europe are

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Poverty reduction efforts in Iran: the wrecking force of inflation

June 12, 2018

By Ali Enami and Nora Lustig Iran’s universal cash transfer (UCT) programme plays an important role in

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Call for Proposals: ERF 25th Annual Conference: “Research Networks, Knowledge and Development Policy”

June 10, 2018

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: July 27, 2018 The ERF Annual Conference provides a unique opportunity

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EMPLOYMENT CREATION THROUGH INDUSTRIAL POLICY IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

June 7, 2018

Lack of productive employment is one of the most pressing challenges of countries in the

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The new normal in the global economy: challenges for MENA

June 5, 2018

By Ibrahim Elbadawi ERF’s annual conference has become the premier regional event for economists of the

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Jordan’s labour market: new inputs for informed policy-making

June 5, 2018

By Susan Razzaz The labour market in Jordan has deteriorated since 2010: informality and irregular employment

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