Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Randa Sab
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 11 June 2014
Keywords: Conflict, post-conflict economic recovery, current account, refugees, post-conflict, civil war, central bank, Asia including Middle East,
Using narrative-based country-case studies, war episodes in the Middle East were examined to assess their economic impact on conflict and neighboring economies. The paper found that conflicts led to a contraction i...