Natural Resources, Volatility, and Inclusive Growth : Perspectives From the Middle East and North Africa »
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Mustapha Nabli , and Rabah Arezki
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 May 2012
Keywords: Natural resources;, volatility;, inclusive growth;, Middle East and North Africa., resource-rich countries, natural resource, resource-poor countries, natural resource curse, Equity, Justice
This paper takes stock of the economic performance of resource rich countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) over the past forty years. While those countries have maintained high levels of income per ca...