The Economy of Iraq
Oil, Wars, Destruction of Development and Prospects,
The Economy of Iraq
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The economy of Iraq: oil, wars, destruction of development and
prospects, 1950-2010 I Abbas Alnasrawi.
p. cm. - (Contributions in economics and economic history,
ISSN 0084-9235; no. 154)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-313-29186-1 (alk. paper)
1. Petroleum industry and trade-Iraq-History-20th century.
2. Petroleum industry and trade-Iraq-Forecasting.
3. Iran-Iraq War, 1980-1988-Economic aspects - Iraq.
4. Persian Gulf War, 1991--Economic aspects-Iraq.
5. Iraq-Economic conditions. I. Title. II. Series.
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Copyright © 1994 by Abbas Alnasrawi
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