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Financing Higher Education in Tunisia

Tahar Abdessalem

Abstract This paper focuses on Tunisia, which like other developing countries, has allocated increasing levels of ... read more

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The Political Economy of Attracting Public Funds: The Case of Lebanon

Nisreen Salti and Jad Chaaban and

Abstract Using a new exceptional dataset on 80 poverty pockets in Lebanon in 2004, we propose ... read more

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Inequality of Opportunity in Egypt

Nadia Belhaj Hassine

Abstract This paper evaluates the contribution of inequality of opportunity to inequality in earnings in Egypt ... read more

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Do Islamic Banks Have Greater Market Power?

Laurent Weill

Abstract The aim of this paper is to investigate whether Islamic banks have greater market power ... read more

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The Politics of Investment and Growth in Egypt: Towards A New Approach

Abla Abdel-Latif and Hubert Schmitz and

Abstract How can governments achieve substantial increases in productive private investment? ‘Improve the investment climate’ is ... read more

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Has Egypt’s Monetary Policy Changed after The Float?

Hoda Selim

Abstract After maintaining a currency peg to the US$ for more than 40 years, Egypt announced ... read more