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Corporate Governance, Investor Protection, and Firm Performance in MENA Countries

Iftekhar Hasan , Nada Kobeissi, and Liang Song and

Abstract This paper will examine the relationship between firm level governance, country level governance (investor protection) ... read more

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Water Scarcity in Jordan: Economic Instruments, Issues and Options

Atif Kubursi , Velma Grover, , Eliza Deutsch, and Abdel Raouf Darwish and

Abstract Physical water scarcity, in the MENA region, is not the only issue. Conditions of economic ... read more

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Regulating Industry Emissions: Assessing the Moroccan Cement Experiences

David Maradan and Karim Zein and

Abstract This paper analyzes the way heavy polluting industries may be regulated in the Middle East ... read more

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The Impact of Broadband Infrastructure on Economic Growth in Egypt and Some Arab and Emerging Countries

Mona Farid Badran

Abstract Infrastructure investments expansion typically adds to the productive capacity in an economy, and thus to ... read more

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Mitigating Industrial Solid Waste in Tunisia: Landfill Use Vs. Recycling

Chokri Dridi and Naceur Khraief and

Abstract This paper reviews the Tunisian legislation on the management of solid waste and assesses the ... read more

Working Papers

Firm Level Data in The ERF Region: Research Questions, Data Requirements and Possibilities

Izak Atiyas

Abstract This paper presents an overview of research that uses firm-level data. The paper organizes the ... read more

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Macroeconomic Impact of Remittances on Output Growth: Evidence from Turkey

Aysit Tansel and Pinar Yasar and

Abstract This study estimates a Keynesian simultaneous, dynamic macroeconometric model to investigate the impact of remittances ... read more