TITLE

2003: A REGIONAL OUTLOOK

AUTHOR(S)
Siddiqi, Moin A
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Middle East;Feb2003, Issue 331, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the threat of war facing the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region could disrupt economic activities and lead to sharp fluctuations in oil prices in the region. Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the politics and economy of MENA region; Speculations on the economic prospects of MENA region in 2003; Effect of stagnating economy of the MENA region on it's educational standards.
ACCESSION #
9047938

 

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