The Economy of Southern Kurdistan


Author: Almas Heshmati (Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea)

Series: Global Economic Studies

Part of Southern Kurdistan is located in Northern Iraq called Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Certain aspects in regard to the economy of Kurdistan Region of Iraq are covered in this book. These include the labor market policy concerning different public and private employment programs; the mismatch of education produced and skills demanded for development; the economic development plan and policy of the regional government; reconstruction and development capacity building of the region; the highly desired inflow of foreign direct investment to the region; adoption of an industrial development model and industrial policy of the region; limited macroeconomic policy and several other equally important factors such as governance and security. (Imprint: Novinka)

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1. Introduction to the Economy of Southern Kurdistan

2. Labor Market Policy Options of the Kurdistan Regional Government

3. Establishment of National Health Service in the Federal Region of Kurdistan

4. The Education Sector in the Federal Region of Kurdistan

5. Establishment of Science Parks in the Federal Region of Kurdistan

6. A Model for Industrial Development of the Federal Region of Kurdistan

7. Foreign Direct Investment Flows to the Federal Region of Kurdistan

8. Recent Trends in Development at the Federal Region of Kurdistan

9. Realities of Economic Development in the Federal Region of Kurdistan


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