EMNES Working Paper 19- Employment intensity and Sectoral Output Growth: A Comparative Analysis for MENA economies

EMNES Working Paper 19- Employment intensity and Sectoral Output Growth: A Comparative Analysis for MENA economies

17 October 2018
The purpose of the article is to assess the relationship between employment intensity and sectoral output growth, in order to examine whether an economic sector was jobless or created more jobs. Using panel data for 10 sectors over the period 1983–2010 for three Middle Eastern (Egypt and Jordan)…
FEMISE MED BRIEF n°13 : The success pillars of a national innovation system in Maghreb

FEMISE MED BRIEF n°13 : The success pillars of a national innovation system in Maghreb

17 October 2018
The perspective of economic growth supported by innovation activity has now proved ineffective for Maghreb countries (Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia). Our analysis under the angle of the national innovation system emphasizes the main causes such as structural weaknesses and lack of time-consuming…
MEDREG Annual Report 2017

MEDREG Annual Report 2017

15 October 2018
MEDREG’s Annual Report 2017 presents the activities the organisation carried out over the past year and describes how they contributed to the establishment of compatible energy regulatory frameworks and intensified regional energy cooperation in the Mediterranean region.   
MEDREG leaflet: Gas markets in the Mediterranean

MEDREG leaflet: Gas markets in the Mediterranean

04 October 2018
This leaflet provides an insight of the existing natural gas infrastructure and gas market competition present in the Mediterranean. Based on two reports published earlier in 2018, this short publication highlights the main outcomes of these studies in a reader-friendly and approachable way. MEDREG…
EMNES Working Paper: Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on economic growth in Morocco

EMNES Working Paper: Impact of Foreign Direct Investment on economic growth in Morocco

04 October 2018
This paper aims at analysing the effects of FDI that mostly originate from the EU country partners, on economic growth in Morocco. Results show that there is a unidirectional relationship between FDI and economic growth in Morocco; meaning that GDP causes FDI, while FDI does not cause GDP growth…
FEMISE MED BRIEF no11 : “External and internal imbalances in South Mediterranean countries”

FEMISE MED BRIEF no11 : “External and internal imbalances in South Mediterranean countries”

19 September 2018
This MED brief provides insights on the medium and the long term consequences of the external and internal imbalances in the South Mediterranean (South Med) countries over the period of the last twenty years, trying to identify the main areas of macroeconomic imbalance in these countries and the…
FEMISE Research Paper FEM42-15: Assessing the Macroeconomic and Welfare Effects of Universal Health Coverage in Palestine

FEMISE Research Paper FEM42-15: Assessing the Macroeconomic and Welfare Effects of Universal Health Coverage in Palestine

05 September 2018
The implementation of “Universal Health Coverage” (UHC) poses serious challenges. Some of these stem from the macro-fiscal space considerations while others relate to the micro-behavioral sphere. This project seeks to assess the macro-fiscal conduciveness of UHC-oriented reforms in Palestine using…
MADRE White Paper

MADRE White Paper : Consumer Innovation in Urban and Peri-Urban Agriculture in the Mediterranean Region

27 July 2018
New forms of retailing are arising with the objective of making peri-urban food available at daily basis and affordable prices and establishing direct links with metropolitan farmers. Consumers’ associations are also very active to create pressure groups and frequently develop successful…
The Mediterranean Project 2015-2018 closing publication cover

The Mediterranean Project 2015-2018 closing publication

04 July 2018
This publication describes the 3-year activity outcomes of the Mediterranean Project developed by Med-TSO, the Association of the Mediterranean TSOs for electricity. It is the result of a very intensive cooperation among the Members performed through the collaborative work carried out in the frame…
Euromesco Policy Brief 82

Euromesco policy brief - Eastern Mediterranean regional dynamics: conflicts and opportunities for conflict resolution support

04 July 2018
Diplomatic engagement between countries in the Eastern Mediterranean presents the opportunity for greater regional cooperation on a range of issues, including policy, security and economic growth. Increased cooperation has the potential to lead to shared regional norms and institutions that promote…