Registration

Minimum registration fees: 350 USD, for members of the IEN 250 USD as contribution  to cover following cost: Transportation from Airport to Hotel Holiday Inn Dunes Dinner reception on  arrival day (29.3.2013 ) in the restaurant of Hotel Holiday Inn Dunes Diner reception on first day (30.3.2013) Lunch for two days during the Forum as well as coffee and beverage Rental cost for t

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Water Security in Iraq, By Dr. Hassan Janabi

Introduction: Iraq is facing, for the first time in its long history, a serious water shortage problem. Aside from the seasonal variations in the flows of the Twin Rivers, the Euphrates and Tigris, ancient as well as contemporary Iraqis have never witnessed such a serious threat to water availability in the country. Most importantly, the causes of the recent water scarcity were

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Speaker and Panalists

Iraqi Economists Network

Speakers Adil Abdul Mahdi Senior Economist, former Minister of Finance, former Vice President of IraqTopic: State and Economy in Iraq Dr. Mahdi Al-Alaq Deputy Minister for Planning and DG for COSITTopic: Iraq’s development in light of the Millennium Development Goal Dr. Hassan Al-Janabi Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Iraq to the UN Food and Agriculture

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Re-visiting the Myths of Oil Policies* A Book Review “Oil Policies, Oil Myths” (Dr. Fadhil CHALABI, 2010) By Luay J. Al Khatteeb**, Oct 2012.

Not since Jahangir Amuzeger’s study Managing the Oil Wealth: OPEC Windfalls and Pitfalls (2001) has there been an authoritative study of OPEC. This time Dr. Chalabi’s study is from inside the organisation and for the first time we get an opportunity to see the truth about the workings of OPEC as he sets about chronicling its history. From its beginning in 1960, when Standard oi

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