Abstract

The performance of Yemen’s economy in the 1990s shows clearly the impact of the exogenous shocks it suffered during the period, but it also, in the latter half of the decade, bears witness to the first fruits of the reform process launched in 1995. This section reviews the economic record of the 1990s in terms of the growth of GDP and its components, employment, inflation, poverty and social indicators, saving and investment, and the external accounts.

From Unification to Economic Reform
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