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050  4 HC415.36.Z7 -- A28 2012eb 
082 0  355.033 
100 1  Low, Linda 
245 10 Abu Dhabi's Vision 2030 :|bAn Ongoing Journey of Economic 
       Development 
264  1 Singapore :|bWorld Scientific Publishing Company,|c2012 
264  4 |c©2012 
300    1 online resource (201 pages) 
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505 0  Intro -- CONTENTS -- Foreword -- Preface -- List of Tables
       -- List of Figures -- Chapter 1 Introduction -- 1.1. Why 
       this Book? -- 1.2. Organising Theme and Structure of Book 
       -- 1.3. Abu Dhabi in the UAE -- 1.4. UNDP Strategic 
       Development Programme Abu Dhabi, 2000-2020 -- 1.5. Vision 
       2030 for a Knowledge-Based Economy -- 1.6. Statistical 
       Techniques and Tools -- Chapter 2 Transformation from Oil 
       to Industrialisation -- 2.1. Introduction -- 2.2. 
       Hydrocarbon, Oil and Gas -- 2.3. Renewable Energy, Green 
       Technology, and Sustainable Development -- 2.4. 
       Industrialisation as Planned -- 2.5. Industrialisation as 
       Practised -- 2.6. Science, Technology and Innovation -- 
       2.7. Manpower-Cum-Education Planning -- Chapter 3 Non-Oil 
       Knowledge-Based Economy Services -- 3.1. Introduction -- 
       3.2. Finance, Banking, Insurance, and Islamic Finance -- 
       3.3. Financial Sector Development and Capital Deepening --
       3.4. Tourism, Wholesale and Retail Trade -- 3.5. Transport,
       Telecommunication, and Logistics -- 3.6. Real estate, 
       Construction Services and Business Professional Services -
       - 3.7. Medical, Biotechnology and Biomedical Services -- 
       3.8. Wealth Accumulation -- 3.9. Other Domestic Capital, 
       Direct Foreign Investment and Technology Acquisition -- 
       Chapter 4 Enablers in Labour, Laws and Regulations -- 4.1.
       Introduction -- 4.2. Human Capital Formation and Human 
       Resources Development -- 4.3. Labour and Employment Policy
       -- 4.3.1. Emirati Labour -- 4.3.2. Foreign Labour -- 4.4. 
       Emiratisation, Family Business, Small and Medium-Sized 
       Enterprises -- 4.5. Enabling Laws and Regulations -- 4.6. 
       Trade Policy and WTO -- Chapter 5 Abu Dhabi's Economic 
       Development Model -- 5.1. Introduction -- 5.2. Main 
       Findings -- 5.3. Vision 2030 Benchmarking -- 5.4. 
       Scenarios -- 5.5. Abu Dhabi's Economic Development Model -
       - 5.6. Conclusions and Policy Implications -- Bibliography
       -- Websites -- Index 
520    Key Features:Clearly and succinctly explains all 
       terminology in economics, economic development as well as 
       peculiar features in the Arabic contextAdopts a 
       multidisciplinary approach with full cognizance of 
       globalisation's good, bad or ugly as opportunities and/or 
       challenges in sustainable economic development and socio-
       cultural political development. Posits economic 
       development as the means to coping with these, not just an
       endProvides a realistic check in a transparent and 
       constructive critique, which presents Abu Dhabi's ambition
       and capacity as well as capability with human resources 
       development as its weakest link. It contains policy 
       implications for Abu Dhabi and its partners in economic 
       growth and development 
588    Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other
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590    Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest 
       Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access 
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       libraries 
650  0 Economic development projects -- United Arab Emirates -- 
       Abū Ẓaby (Emirate);Abū Ẓaby (United Arab Emirates 
       : Emirate) -- Economic conditions 
655  4 Electronic books 
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