We study the extent to which temporary overseas migration enables returnees to climb the occupational ladder. Using data from Egypt, we examine the occupational mobility ...
The present paper intends to identify the main driving factors of the distribution of welfare in Tunisia and Egypt. We present a regression-based method to ...
We provide in this paper measures of inequality of opportunity of wages and consumption for Egypt at different points in time from 1988 to 2012. ...
Social justice has been a central theme in the political turmoil affecting the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Perplexingly, standard measures of inequality are ...
Exploiting a new dataset available for four countries (Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait and Yemen), this paper assesses the claim that real exchange rate undervaluation affects both ...
In Egypt, the bulk of bank loans during 2003-2010 went to politically connected firms. At
This paper applies a practitioner’s analytical perspective to assessing the contractual arrangements governing oil and
The objective of this paper is to explore the nexus between exports performance and components
In 2002 Turkey started to implement reforms in health care aiming to ease access and
In this paper, we present a comparison of several dimensions of higher education processes linked
This paper argues that capitalism in Arab low- to mid-income countries is organized in a
Although kin marriage is widely practiced in the MENA, the rationales that are thought to
In this paper, we study crony capitalism through the lens of Moroccan listed companies and
This paper assesses the prevalence of out-of-pocket catastrophic health expenditure and pinpoints the factors associated
It has widely been asserted that an important dimension of social dynamics that eventually carried
The purpose of this paper is to shed some light on Moroccan cronyism by studying
This paper examines the role that administrative court review in Egypt plays in supporting the
To be able to redress retrospective panels into random samples and correct for any recall
This study employs a Structural Equation Modelling (SEM) to explore the health related costs using
This paper explores the extent to which local commercial banks in Lebanon are linked to
This study explores the determinants and characteristics of the out-of-pocket to capacity to pay and