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Information and Communication Technologies and Employment Generation in Turkish Manufacturing Industry

Yilmaz Kilicaslan and Ünal Töngür

This study aims to examine the impact of the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) on employment generation in the Turkish manufacturing industry. This study is said to be ... read more


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The Political Economy of A Sector in Crisis: Industrial Policy and Political Connections in the Egyptian Automotive Industry

Amirah El-Haddad, Jeremy Hodge and Nizar Manek

The Egyptian automotive industry developed under the country’s policy of import substitution industrialization (ISI). It mainly catered to Egypt’s small domestic market. The Open-Door Policy of the seventies opened up ... read more


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رؤية لاتجاهات السياسة الصناعية المصرية فى ضوء بعض الدراسات المقارنة (Government Intervention with No Structural Transformation: The Challenges of Egyptian Industrial Policy in Comparative Perspective)

Amirah El-Haddad

Structural transformation in Egypt has been modest. Industry is growing at a slower rate than services. Within industry, the non-manufacturing sectors of mining, construction and utilities have grown faster than ... read more


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From Productivity to Exporting or Vice Versa? Evidence from Tunisian Manufacturing Sector

Mohamed Ayadi and Wided Mattoussi

In this paper we explore the link between firms’ productivity and exporting using firm level data on 1323 Tunisian manufacturing firms from 2004-06. In particular we examine whether more productive ... read more