Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Ludvig Söderling , Hanan Morsy , Martin Petri , Martin Hommes , Manal Fouad , and Wojciech Maliszewski
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 January 2007
Keywords: oil producers, oil producing countries, oil producing, oil prices
Public debt in the Middle East increased during the mid-1990s mainly because of fiscal expansions. It decreased in recent years, thanks to high oil revenue, economic growth, some primary non-oil fiscal adjustment,...