Egypt in the Twenty First Century: Challenges for Development / Edition 1

Egypt in the Twenty First Century: Challenges for Development / Edition 1

by M. Riad El-Ghonemy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415303486

ISBN-13: 9780415303484

Pub. Date: 09/10/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The book focuses on three main themes:
*overpopulation associated with low productivity, unemployment, persistent poverty and weak savings and investment capacity
*the post-1950 development strategies and their outcomes
*the institutional structures that are constraining economic and political progress.

Egypt in the Twenty First Century is a

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Overview

The book focuses on three main themes:
*overpopulation associated with low productivity, unemployment, persistent poverty and weak savings and investment capacity
*the post-1950 development strategies and their outcomes
*the institutional structures that are constraining economic and political progress.

Egypt in the Twenty First Century is a much needed investigation into the long-term economic reform and restructuring and examines the challenges ahead for the country. It provides authoritative analyses from a collection of respected academics and a wealth of new data. It will appeal to all those interested in the political economy of contemporary Egypt. agriculture, industry and political systems.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415303484
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/10/2003
Series:
Routledge Advances in Middle East and Islamic Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
9.21(w) x 6.14(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Part 1: The level of Development at the Turn of the Century 2. Evaluating Development, 1980-1997 3. The Standard of Living Part 2: Evaluating Developmental Experience and Sectoral Performance 4. Developmental Strategies, 1950-2001; Progress and Challenges for the 21st century 5. Full Employment; The Challenge into the 21st century 6. Agriculture: An Assessment of Past Performance and the Task Ahead 7. Industrial Development; Progress and Challenges into the Future Part 3: People Participation and the Political System 8. An Evaluation of the Political System at the End of the Millennium 9. NGOs and the Development Challenges of the 21st Century 10. Conclusion

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