Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Majdi Debbich
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 11 October 2019
Keywords: Oil producing countries, National income, Oil production, Economic growth, Development, conflict, nighttime lights, WP, nightlights, real GDP
This paper uses an untapped source of satellite-recorded nightlights and gas flaring data to characterize the contraction of economic activity in Yemen throughout the ongoing conflict that erupted in 2015. Using es...