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Published: 05 April 2018

384 Pages | 20 Excel charts

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9789774167942

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The Political Economy of Reforms in Egypt

Issues and Policymaking since 1952

Khalid Ikram

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • A crucial and timely work that examines the most important economic decisions in Egypt since 1952 and their politics.
  • Covers agrarian reforms; Aswan High Dam; Arab socialism; infitah; fiscal, monetary, and exchange-rate policies; consumer subsidies; external debt crises; privatization; labor and employment; and poverty and income distribution, and more.
  • Written by a leading expert on Egyptian economy and former director of the World Bank's Egypt department.