“This book is a highly valuable contribution to the current debate on how to achieve stabilization and structural adjustment programs in the Middle East presenting widely differing country profiles.” —Digest of Middle East Studies
“This book is an excellent collection of ten country case-studies by well-known Middle East political scientists . . . ” —MESA Bulletin
“ . . . a highly original and valuable contribution on an important and most timely topic. . . . combines clarity of focus and breadth of geographic coverage.” —Robert Bianchi
International specialists take stock of the problems and prospects for privatization of state-run economies and other liberalization efforts throughout the Middle East and North Africa.