Technological Change and Skill Development in Arab Gulf Countries

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ISBN: 978-3-319-01915-4 (Print) 978-3-319-01916-1 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxvi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      General Introduction

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      Pages 13-40

      Economic Development Challenges in the Gulf and the Need for Skill Upgrading and Technological Development

  3. Conceptual and Theoretical Framework

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 41-41

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      Pages 43-74

      Technological Change and Human Capital: Conceptual Framework, Theoretical and Empirical Literature

  4. Empirical Application

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Pages 77-88

      Research Methodology and Method of Data Collection

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      Pages 89-112

      Assessment of Skill and Technology Indicators

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      Pages 113-142

      Relationship Between Skill, Technology and Input–Output Indicators

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      Pages 143-156

      The Importance (Impacts) of Knowledge at the Macro–Micro Levels

  5. Policy Recommendations, Summary and Conclusions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 157-157

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      Pages 159-186

      Education, Training and Skill Development Policies in the Gulf Countries: Macro–Micro Overview

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      Pages 187-199

      Summary and Conclusions

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 201-224