This study investigates the factors that influence the participation of the informal workers in health insurance program in two Sudanese states, namely, Kassala and Khartoum. ...
When do autocratic rulers in oil-producing countries support private sector development? We argue that the size of oil rents per capita has an important effect ...
Firms listed on the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) represent an important part of the economic activity in Jordan with 63.5% of market capitalization to GDP ...
Using Tunisian manufacturing data between 1998 and 2004 and by referring to multilevel approach, this paper investigates the impact of agglomeration and individual characteristics on ...
With the ongoing debates on the Doha Agenda, micro-level empirical evidence has emerged to highlight the positive effect of services deregulation on the productivity and ...
Given the importance of entry promotion to prompt economic growth and promote structural transformation, this
This study attempts to identify whether the oil price fall to a “new normal” in
In this study, we examine how firms’ positions (supplier, consumer, or both) in both global
Against what theory predicts, large productivity gaps across sectors persist and the process of structural
Since the onset of the Syrian conflict there has been considerable attention to reports of
I use an original survey of firm employees in Morocco and Jordan to construct an
This study investigates the triangular relationship among state-business relations, financial access and economic performance using
This paper focuses on the global integration of economic zones for the movement of knowledge
Business and investment climate indicators are relations between the public and private sectors. They may
Egypt Ranking in the World Competitiveness Report deteriorated between 2004 and 2017. Boosting competitiveness requires
Youth unemployment in the MENA region is the highest in the world, at over 40%
We investigate the claims on regional biases in the sovereign credit ratings assigned by Fitch
When the Tunisian government seized the assets of the Ben Ali clan in 2011, prosperous
This research examines the impact of informal job search on wage for university graduates on
This study is motivated by the ongoing interest of policy makers in the possible sources
This study attempts to assess the effect of business environment on the possibility of a