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While there is systematic evidence of how governments affect policy outputs for strategic reasons, a
This paper conducts an analysis of the structural transformation in three MENA countries, Tunisia, Morocco
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This paper traces the evolution of fiscal institutions of Resource Rich Arab Economies (RRAEs) over
This paper uses the closure of Israeli labor market to examine the effect of a
We study the responses of income inequality to positive per capita oil and gas revenues
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