The Palestinian Economic Indicators 2014–2015

//The Palestinian Economic Indicators 2014–2015

PSR_14-15_CH7-P2-CoverEngThis study is the approved English translation of the Economic Indicators, which is the second section of chapter seven of The Palestinian Strategic Report 2014–2015, edited by Dr. Mohsen Mohammad Saleh. It is a statistical and analytical study of various economic indicators of the Palestinian society in 2014–2015. The Arabic version of this Report was released in 2016, and the draft of this section of this chapter was written by Dr. Moein Muhammad ‘Atta Ragab, professor of economics at Palestinian universities in Gaza Strip.

This study discusses the growth of Palestinian gross domestic product (GDP), GDP per capita, general government debt and budget. It analyzes work and unemployment conditions, trade, and the development of industrial and agricultural activities. This section also discusses how much various external sources have contributed in financing the Palestinian Authority (PA), and it tries to forecast the PA economic performance up to 2017.

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Al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, 1/9/2016

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Al-Zaytouna Centre conducts strategic and futuristic academic studies on the Arab and Muslim worlds. It focuses on the Palestinian issue and the conflict with Israel as well as related Palestinian, Arab, Islamic and international developments.

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Mohsen Moh’d Saleh, Ph.D., is an associate professor of Modern and Contemporary Arab History, the general manager of al-Zaytouna Centre for Studies and Consultations, editor-in-chief of the annual Palestinian Strategic Report, former head of Department of History and Civilization at the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), and former executive manager of Middle East Studies Centre in Amman.
He was granted the Bait al-Maqdis (Jerusalem) award for Young Muslims Scholars in 1997 and the Excellent Teaching Award (College level), given by IIUM in 2002. Dr. Mohsen is the author of 13 books and some of his books were translated into several languages. He contributed chapters to seven books. He is the editor/ co-editor of more than 30 books. Dr. Mohsen is the editor of electronic daily “Palestine Today,” which has so far published more than 3,777 issues. He has published many articles in refereed scholarly journals and magazines. He presented papers at innumerable academic local and international conferences and seminars. He is a frequent commentator on current issues on broadcasting media.