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DRN 1991 Vol. IX No. 2: Coping with Crisis

In the midst of the Gulf War, what role has the government played? This article assesses the government action with a focus on the welfare of the overseas contract workers, oil prices, foreign exchange, energy conservation, commodity prices, wages and other money matters. After an incisive analysis, it recommends the creation of a department which will ensure more orchestrated energy affairs for the country.

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oil price; oil importation; money and banking; foreign exchange gap; overseas contract workers; wage rates;
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