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Strategy and Entrepreneurship in Arab Countries

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Strategy and Strategic Thinking

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. M. S. S. El Namaki
      Pages 31-58
    3. M. S. S. El Namaki
      Pages 59-82
    4. M. S. S. El Namaki
      Pages 83-95
  3. Entrepreneurship

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. M. S. S. El Namaki
      Pages 117-137
    3. M. S. S. El Namaki
      Pages 138-154
    4. M. S. S. El Namaki
      Pages 155-170
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 171-182

About this book


The book provides a thorough analysis of strategy formulation at country and company level in Arab countries and corporations. It also deals with the issue of entrepreneurial initiative in Arab countries and issues actual practice of entrepreneurship. Role of the financial markets, especially venture capital and private equity are examined.


business business strategy capital entrepreneur entrepreneurship finance financial market financial markets personality private equity strategy venture capital

About the authors

M.S.S EL NAMAKI is a graduate of the universities of Brussels (Ph D, 1977), Erasmus (MA, 1967) and Cairo (B.Com, 1960) and MIT (Executive Program, 1982). Professor El Namaki teaches and consults on strategic thinking, entrepreneurship and international business. He is past founder and Dean of the Maastricht School of Management (MSM), Maastricht, The Netherlands (1984-2002).

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