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Description - Egypt by Fouad N. Ibrahim

The author describes the problems of food supply for a rapidly growing population, reviews the effects of water and land shortage, and considers the impact of globalization on Egypt's attempt to industrialize. The structural difficulties besetting Egypt's economy - population explosion, a seriously negative balance of payments, massive debt, unemployment, brain drain and corruption - have already been eased by the rise of tourism which is so vulnerable to Islamist terrorism.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781860645488
ISBN-10: 1860645488
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 135mm x mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: I.B.Tauris
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd.
Publish Date: 26-Sep-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Fouad N. Ibrahim

Fouad N. Ibrahim is Professor of Social Geography at the University of Bayreuth. Barbara Ibrahim has researched and written extensively on social and economic issues as they relate to the geography of Africa in general and Egypt in particular. She has taught geography at a number of institutions in Germany.

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