Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Dalia Hakura
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2004
Keywords: Middle East and North Africa, institutions, conflicts, oil countries, terms of trade, tfp, growth rates, Economywide Country Studies: Asia including Middle East, General, Economywide Country Studies,
This paper analyzes the weak growth performance in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region during 1980-2000 using an empirical model of long-run growth. The relative importance of the factors affecting growt...