A Monetary History of the Gulf States

by Brian Kettell

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Written in English
Published: Pages: 256 Downloads: 350
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Subjects:

  • Monetary Policy,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Money & Monetary Policy,
  • Business & Economics / Money & Monetary Policy
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8399903M
ISBN 10140394587X
ISBN 109781403945877
OCLC/WorldCa149438710

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Explaining the different ways in which globalising forces have shaped new dimensions to the political economy of the Persian Gulf states, this book evaluates the changes that have occurred, especially in light of the ongoing global economic crisis.

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The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (Arabic: مجلس التعاون لدول الخليج العربية ‎), originally (and still colloquially) known as the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC, مجلس التعاون الخليجي), is a regional intergovernmental political and economic union consisting of all Arab states of the Persian Gulf except Iraq, namely: Bahrain Headquarters: Riyadh, Saudi A Monetary History of the Gulf States book.

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8 The Gulf Cooperation Council Monetary Union Alexis Antoniades Professor of Middle Brand: Hurst & Co. Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), political and economic alliance of six Middle Eastern countries that was established in Its primary decision-making entity is the Supreme Council, consisting of members’ heads of state.

The GCC’s activities have included joint security ventures and the formation of. and the second Gulf War inbrought a resurgence in the gold.

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Change occurs rapidly in the Persian Gulf. While some states have capitalised on the fast-paced nature of globalised fiscal transactions and have become important markets for foreign investment, others have fallen victim to such speculations. Get this from a library. A monetary history of the Ottoman Empire.

[Şevket Pamuk] -- The Ottoman empire stood at the crossroads of intercontinental trade at the dawn of the era of capitalism. This volume examines the monetary history of that empire from its beginnings in the.

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Get this from a library. The political economy of the Persian Gulf. [Mehran Kamrava;] -- Some Persian Gulf states have capitalized on the quick pace of globalized fiscal transactions, transforming themselves into important markets for foreign investment.

Others have fallen victim to such. This book – written by leading academics and practitioners in the field – brings together cutting edge research on exchange rate regime and monetary union issues.

There is a particular focus on the implications for member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council which is itself working towards forming a monetary union for the Gulf by: 2. An economic and monetary union (MCU) is a type of trade bloc that features a combination of a common market, customs union, and monetary ished via a trade pact, an MCU constitutes the sixth of seven stages in the process of economic MCU agreement usually combines a customs union with a common market.

A typical MCU establishes free trade and a common external tariff. The monetary history of a country provides important insights into its economic development, as well as its political and social history.

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This book – written by leading academics and practitioners in the field – brings together cutting edge research on exchange rate regime and monetary union issues. There is a particular focus on the implications for member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council which is itself working towards forming a monetary union for the Gulf by: The GCC countries have thus far managed to leverage their large natural resource wealth to achieve economic prosperity and finance social advances, and have also emerged as important sources of funds for the wider region.

Nevertheless, much remains to be done, and there are challenges ahead in terms of structural long-term issues (growth, labor markets and immigration, diversification, and. In Friedman published the first of three books he would coauthor with Anna J. Schwartz, A Monetary History of the United States, – Combining theoretical and empirical analysis with institutional insights, that volume provided an intricately detailed account of the role of money in the U.S.

economy since the Civil War. The Financial Markets of the Arab Gulf presents and analyzes the banks, stock markets, investment companies, money changers and sovereign wealth funds that have grown from this oil wealth and how this income has acted as a buffer between Gulf society at large and the newfound cash reserves of Gulf Cooperation Council states (Saudi Arabia, the.

In his new book The Death of Money James Rickards argues that it is a near certainty that the existing monetary system will collapse. There is nothing particularly original about that insight. Friedman, Milton Schwartz, Anna Jacobson A monetary history of the United States, – Princeton University Press Fulbright, J.

William The arrogance of power New York Random House Galbraith, John Kenneth A life in our times Boston Houghton MifflinCited by: The next major advance in monetary policy came in the s, under Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan. The Fed had shifted to an expansionary policy as the economy slipped into a recession when Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait in began the Persian Gulf War and sent oil prices soaring.

The economies of the Arab states of the Gulf have gone through considerable changes in the last decade, spurred by high oil prices and ambitious diversification plans.

Large-scale immigration provided the labour force while capital inflows and financial development leveraged. Five years ago, the Gulf states of Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates shared a fiscal surplus of some $ billion; bythe International Monetary Fund predicts that they will have accumulated a combined deficit of $ billion.

Sustained low oil prices could make things even worse. This bad news is yet one more reminder of resource-rich Arab states Cited by: 1. A People's History of the United States is a non-fiction book by American historian and political scientist Howard the book, Zinn presented what he considered to be a different side of history from the more traditional "fundamental nationalist glorification of country".

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Bahrain became a British protectorate in It did not gain full independence until Aug. 14, Although oil was discovered in Bahrain in the s, it was relatively little compared to other Gulf states, and the wells are expected to be the first in the region to dry up.

Read this book on Questia. The money and currency measures of the United States Government during the six-year period from early to early reflected a succession of changing monetary policies, rather than a single definite, integrated policy.

Ranging from the Spanish-American War to the Gulf War, Hugh Rockoff explores the ways in which war can provide unique opportunities for understanding the basic principles of economics as wars produce immense changes in monetary and fiscal policy and so provide a wealth of information about how these policies actually work.

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