Economic analysis and evaluation of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

by Simon Koppers

Publisher: P. Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 254 Downloads: 381
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  • Arabian Peninsula -- Economic conditions.

Edition Notes

StatementSimon Koppers.
SeriesEuropean university studies. Series V, Economics and management,, vol. 1783 =, Europäische Hochschulschriften. Reihe V, Volks- und Betriebswirtschaft ;, Bd. 1783, Europäische Hochschulschriften., Bd. 1783.
LC ClassificationsHC415.3.A1 G855 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 254 p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL792174M
ISBN 103631483201, 0820429155
LC Control Number95024725

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a significant U.S. security partner, helping to address another member of the Gulf Cooperation Council alliance (GCC: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, UAE, Bahrain, Qatar, and Oman), but which supports tasked with formulating economic and social strategies that, among other objectives, can attract the support of. Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) make up the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and hold approximately 40% of the world's known oil reserves and % of the world's known gas reserves (OAPEC, ).KSA, UAE and Kuwait are within the top ten oil producers in the world, and key information concerning the GCC countries is Cited by: Arabian Gulf University G.C.C Joint Program Production Institution Gulf Radio and Television Organization GCC Standardization Organization Gulf Cooperation Council Interconnection Authority Accounting and Auditing Organization of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Gulf Monetary council Gulf Economic Interactive Gate Advisory Board of the. The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is an organization of six oil-exporting countries of the Persian Gulf that is also known as the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf. The cooperative council formed in to foster economic, scientific, and business cooperation. The GCC's headquarters is in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia.

This book examines the challenges facing the development of tourism in the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC): Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). This region, which largely comprises the . The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states have changed dynamically over the past three decades and are on track for more transition. Individuals in this region have much to say about their own well-being and life experiences. Using subjective measures of health, such as evaluative well-being, and experiential measures, such as the incidence of health problems, pain, and depression, this paper. Impacts of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries of the GCC countries during the period using panel data analysis. The purpose of the paper is to test to what extent GCC countries have recognized theFile Size: KB. The unified economic agreement between these countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council was signed on Novem , in Abu Dhabi. From the Blog. Gulf Countries introduce VAT into their Tax Systems. 1/5/ PM A Look at the Gulf Corporation Council (GCC) 3/14/ AM .

The Gulf Cooperation Council Its Nature and Achievements Alasfoor, Reyadh Link to publication It is a description and analysis of specific aspects of the G C C ; its structure and charter, its econom ic and political w ithout w hich this book w ould still have been no m ore than a bunch of by: 1. The events of the past five years have put an intense strain on the relationship between the United States and its traditional partners in the Arab world, particularly the countries that belong to the Gulf Cooperation Council: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. As popular revolts have flared up across the Middle East, civil wars have broken out, and the Author: Ilan Goldenberg. Qualitative Comparative Analysis (fsQCA). (Rihoux/ Ragin , Ragin ) Using fsQCA, I have analyzed the impact of oil wealth and several control variables on economic growth of the non-oil sector (“diversification”) in the states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). This analysis was part.   The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has been a strong and growing partnership between the six member countries since the Council’s inception in Recent events have led three members of the GCC—namely Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and the UAE, along with other Arab League members to severe diplomatic and economic ties with by: 8.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Bonn, The Gulf Cooperation Council: Record and Analysis Rouhollah K. Ramazani, Rouhollah Karegar Ramazani, Joseph A.

Kechichian, Sultan B. Al-Qasimi University of Virginia Press, - Law. The World Bank and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have been strong partners for over five decades. Governments in Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates have benefited from the Bank’s global knowledge and development experience through their use of technical assistance programs, offered by the World Bank on a reimbursable advisory services.

Political, economic and financial country risk: Analysis of the gulf cooperation council Book November with Reads How we measure 'reads'. 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 Arabia.

Political, Economic and Financial Country Risk: Analysis of the Gulf Cooperation Council [Ramady, Mohamed A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Political, Economic and Financial Country Risk: Analysis of the Gulf Cooperation Council.

(Ed note: The Gulf Cooperation Council has been under significant strain for the past year, namely because of an ongoing rift between Qatar and its neighbors, seemingly nudging Qatar closer to Iran, as reported previously by The Cipher Brief. The GCC was established in to help safeguard against broader regional involvement in the Iran-Iraq war.

This chapter describes the entrepreneurship and entrepreneur concept in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) area. It is understandable that the entrepreneurial process starts with the entrepreneur himself/herself through a strict evaluation and personal development.

The only limitation of each entrepreneur is the limit of own creativity. Focusing on Arab citizens in particular, it concentrates on the Arab League and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

The former is one of the world’s oldest international and regional organizations; the latter has long been relatively unknown, despite being much more successful in its policies than the Arab : Mujtaba Ali Isani.

The Economic Cooperation Organization or ECO is an Asian political and economic intergovernmental organization which was founded in in Tehran by the leaders of Iran, Pakistan, and provides a platform to discuss ways to improve development and promote trade and investment opportunities.

The ECO is an ad hoc organisation under the United Nations arters: Tehran, Iran. “Political, Economic, and Financial Country Risk.

Analysis of the Gulf Cooperation Council is an extremely resourceful book, offering a wide range of information not only on. Providing a detailed account of the central features of the economies of the Arab Gulf, this book draws out the critical trends that will shape the region in future years.

It includes an in-depth analysis of topical issues such as the AGCC monetary union, intra-AGCC national labour movement, Islamic banking and programmes to finance small and Author: Badr El Din A.

Ibrahim. The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) as a collective entity has tremendous significance for India. The Gulf constitutes the “immediate” neighborhood of India separated only by the Arabian Sea.

India, therefore, has a vital stake in the stability, security and economic well-being of the Size: KB. The “Arabia, the Gulf, and the GCC” blog features insights and analysis from the National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations as well as information about the Council’s programs, projects, events, and activities.

Founded inthe National Council is a non-profit, non-governmental, educational organization dedicated to improving American. It is now four weeks since this latest crisis between Qatar on the one hand, and Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt on the other, erupted on 5 June In fact, many observers had known for quite some time that there were latent tensions amongst the six members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) which was established in   The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have thus far managed to leverage their large natural resource wealth to achieve economic prosperity and finance social advances, and the region also emerged as an important source of funds for the other countries in the Middle East.

Nevertheless, the GCC face several challenges. Transformations of Regional Economic Governance in the Gulf Cooperation Council 3 wide variety of specific issues that have been identified in the literature on regional integration,3 however, defining “a significant number” in the way that this literature does—as more than half of the issues at hand—seems excessive.

In fact, ceding. Global economic activity is gaining momentum. Global growth is forecast at percent this year, and percent incompared to percent in Risks around this forecast are broadly balanced in the near term, but are skewed to the downside over the medium term.

The more positive global growth environment should support somewhat stronger oil demand. This book examines the challenges facing the development of tourism in the six member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC): Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

This region, which largely comprises the Arabian Peninsula, possesses some of the fastest growing economies in the world and is remarkably unique. Ec tates 5 subject of this paper is focused on economic inclusion in GCC states and was completed by respondents between March 28 and June 9, The experts were drawn from academic and policy networks and included nationals of GCC states, expatriates residing in Gulf states, and.

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) consists of 6 Arab countries: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and UAE, located in the Arabian Peninsula by the Persian Gulf (Hvidt, ).

The political. The Economic and Trade Cooperation between the ASEAN and the Gulf Cooperation Council 87 current financial and economic crisis and recognized the inevitable impacts on both sides”; “agreed to develop joint promotion and marketing, establishment of an official network and the promotion and planning of tourism-related activities”.File Size: KB.

Downloadable. In the wake of high and rising oil prices sincethe member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have seen dynamic economic development, enhancing their role in the global economy as investors and trade partners. Real GDP growth has been buoyant, with non- oil activity expanding faster than oil GDP.

Macroeconomic developments have also been characterised by large Cited by: titled, Crisis in the Gulf Cooperation Council: Challenges and Prospects. The booklet includes 14 policy papers written by ACW analysts since the crisis began, as well as several pertinent background documents dealing with various aspects of the current Gulf crisis and the accusations leveled at.

growth, and prices. This is applied to a specific RTA, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC); a group of six major oil producing developing countries. Since the s, the GCC countries, located on the Persian Gulf, have been and are undergoing a long-term economic integration process.

This. At the invitation of King Salman of Saudi Arabia, leaders of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries met with U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday, April 21 in Riyadh for a U.S.-GCC Summit.

One of Obama’s primary goals for the summit was to reassure these U.S. strategic allies and partners that the United States is committed to countering. United Arab Emirate's Economic Outlook April Beyondoverall GDP growth is expected to recover to % in Oil production capacity is expected to increase and the strength of the non-oil economy will boost prospects particularly later in the forecast period as megaproject implementation ramps up ahead of Dubai’s hosting of Expo — expected to draw in 25 million visitors.

Entrepreneurship in the Gulf Cooperation Council: Entrepreneurship in the Gulf Cooperation Council promotes a practical approach to starting businesses, and is useful not only for students, but also to anyone seeking practical insights on the essential aspects of entrepreneurship.

As a wide-ranging introduction to theories and their applications, the book covers business plans, feasibility. Charter of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) 25 May The Cooperation Council - Charter Economic and financial affairs Commerce, customs and communications Cooperation Council states, for a period of three years, which may be renewed once Size: 46KB.

McGill POLI Foreign Policy in the Middle East By Michelle Yu & Sawyer Swarek Topic: What will the economy and prospects for democracy look. Economic integration in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) (English) Abstract. This study discusses the status of economic integration of the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries among themselves, with the larger Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region and globally.

More than 4 million Syrian refugees have fled their war-torn country, but the six wealthy Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have officially resettled none of them. Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have instead allowed the refugee burden to fall mainly on Lebanon, Turkey and Jordan and, to a lesser degree, on Iraq and Egypt.The analysis by Microsoft and Yale economist Glen Weyl compares the migration policies of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries – such as Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates – with those adopted by OECD countries.

GCC migration policies have been sharply criticised by human rights groups because migrant workers (mainly from South Asia) often live in harsh conditions.