TITLE

Syria's economic dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
Kiernan, Peter
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Mar99, Issue 288, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the apprehensions of the Syria government to pursue rapid economic transformation. Economic analysts' concern on the slowing down of the economy; Need for policy changes to continue the economic growth enjoyed in the early to mid-1990s; Influence of the passage of the Investment Law in 1991 on the economic growth; Impact of lower oil prices on the economy.
ACCESSION #
2022957

 

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