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The "resource curse" in MENA ? political transitions, resource wealth, economic shocks, and conflict risk (English)

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The recent political upheavals in the Middle East and North Africa region have exposed growing concerns about conflict risk, political stability, and reform prospects across its societies. Given the prevalence of oil and gas resource endowments in the...  See More +

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  • Ross, Michael; Kaiser, Kai; Mazaheri, Nimah;
  • 2011/07/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS5742
  • 1
  • 1
  • Middle East and North Africa
  • Middle East and North Africa
  • 2011/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • The "resource curse" in MENA ? political transitions, resource wealth, economic shocks, and conflict risk
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