Markus Loewe

German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)

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Which Factors Determine the Upgrading of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)? The Case of Egypt

Number of pages: 314 Posted: 03 Jul 2013
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Egyptian Center for Economic Studies, Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE) and Egyptian Center for Economic Studies
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small and medium enterprises, upgarding, innovation enterprise growth, private sector promotion, formalisation, company regulation, human capital, Egypt, Middle East and North Africa

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Social Security in Egypt: An Analysis and Agenda for Policy Reform

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Social protection, social security, social insurance, pension schemes, health systems, social assistance, cash transfers micro insurance

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The Impact of Favouritism on the Business Climate: A Study on Wasta in Jordan

Number of pages: 221 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KFW) - KfW Development Bank, Independent, Independent, Humboldt University Berlin and DEG-German Investment and Development Company
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Jordan, corruption, favouritism, wasta, tribalism, authoritarianism, Islam

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Industrial Policy in Egypt 2004-2011

Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik Discussion Paper 13/2013
Number of pages: 122 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Industrial policy, economic policy, private sector development, export diversification, innovation, structural change, state-business relations, education, training, competition, transparency, rule of law, Egypt, Middle East and North Africa, authoritarian context

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The Sustainable Development Goals of the Post-2015 Agenda: Comments on the OWG and SDSN Proposals

Number of pages: 102 Posted: 20 Feb 2015
Markus Loewe and Nicole Rippin
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) and Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE)
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Millennium Development Goals, Sustainable Development Goals, Post 2015 Agenda, Open Working Group (OWG), Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)

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The Global Financial Crisis and the Arab World: Impact, Reactions and Consequences

Mediterranean Politics, Vol. 15, No. 1, 45-71, March 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Mar 2013
Juliane Brach and Markus Loewe
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Arab countries, global financial and economic crisis, impact, trade, investment, foreign assets, remittances, tourism, development aid, foreign direct investment, Suez Channel

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Improving the Social Protection of the Urban Poor and Near-Poor in Jordan: The Potential of Micro-Insurance

Number of pages: 206 Posted: 20 Feb 2013
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KFW) - KfW Development Bank, Independent, Independent, Independent and Independent
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Jordan, social protection, informal sector, poverty, social security, social assistance, micro-insurance

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Pension Schemes and Pension Reforms in the Middle East and North Africa

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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pensions, social security/protection, old-age protection, social insurance, political economy, Middle East and North Africam Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia, Algeria, Libya, Bahrain

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Microinsurance in Western Asia

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 26 May 2015
Markus Loewe and Coralie Zaccar
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) and Commercial Insurance Co. - Microinsurance Department
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Middle East, Western Asia, Micro-insurance, social protection, risks, insurance, NGOs, micro-finance

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Caring for the Urban Middle Class: The Political Economy of Social Protection in Arab Countries

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 May 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Social security / social protection, political economy of, social assistance, social insuarnce, pensions, health systems, commodity subsidies, Middle East and North Africa, Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia, Algeria

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The Potential of Microinsurance for Social Protection

Craig Churchill / Michal Matul (2012) (eds.): Protecting the Poor: A Microinsurance Compendium Vol. II, Geneva: International Labour Office and Munich Re Foundation
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Yvonne Deblon and Markus Loewe
Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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social protection, micro-insurance, social insurance, informal sector, informal employment

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The Third Way to Social Protection: Promoting Group-Based Micro Insurance

Pravartak – The Journal of Insurance & Risk Management, 2009
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 02 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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micro insurance, risk management, group insurance, social protection, co-operatives, community-based insurance

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social protection, micro-insurance, mutual insurance, self-help groups, third sector organisations, risk pooling, risk management

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How Favoritism Affects the Business Climate: Empirical Evidence from Jordan

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe, Jonas Blume and Johanna Speer
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KFW) - KfW Development Bank and Humboldt University Berlin
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Jordan, corruption, favouritism, wasta, tribalism, authoritarianism, Islam

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Social Health Protection in Arab Countries

Schreiber, J., T. Eich, M. Clarke, eds., Conference Proceedings of the international Conference 'Health Related Issues and Islamic Normativity,' 2013
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 18 Nov 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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health systems, social insurance, coverage, efficiency, Arab countries, authoritarian regimes, funding

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Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Millennium Declaration, development policy, development co-operation, aid, aid effectiveness, policy coherence, donor alignment, donor co-ordination, development paradigm, sustainability

Downscaling, Upgrading or Linking? Ways to Realize Micro-Insurance

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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micro-insurance, insurance, social protection, social security, group-based insurance, cooperatives

Downscaling, Upgrading or Linking? Ways to Realize Micro-Insurance

International Social Security Review, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 37-59, April 2006
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 08 May 2006
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Social protection, social security, social insurance, pension schmeses, health systems, social assistance, cash transfers, micro insurance

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Middle East/North Africa and the Millennium Development Goals: Implications for German Development Cooperation

Number of pages: 245 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Millennium Development Goals/MDGs, development cooperation, donor alignment, aid effectivenerss, development policies, development aid, international goals, Arab countries, Middle east and North Africa

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Sozialpolitik Im Dienste des Machterhalts: Soziale Sicherung und Staat im Arabischen Vorderen Orient (Social Policies as a Legitimation Strategy: Social Protection and the State in the Arab World)

Der Vordere Orient an der Schwelle zum 21: Jahrhundert, Opladen: VS Verl. für Sozialwissenschaften, 121-142, Peter Pawelka, Hans-Georg Wehling, eds., 1999
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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social protection, social security, social policies, Arab world, Middle East and North Africa, legitimation strategies

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The Millennium Development Goals: Chances and Risks

German Development Institute Discussion Paper 6/2008
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Millennium Development Goals, MDGs, development cooperatioon, donor alignment, aid effectiveness

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Basic Social Protection: Positions of Key Development Actors

Brot fur dle Welt Working Paper
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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social protection, cash transfers, social assistance, development cooperation, donor support

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Die Diskrepanz Zwischen Wirtschaftlicher Und Menschlicher Entwicklung in Der Arabischen Welt (The Gap between Economic and Human Development in the Arab World)

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Arab countries, Middle East and North Africa, human development, pro-poor growth, social inclusion, education, health, social protection, multidimensional poverty

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New Avenues to be Opened for Social Protection in the Arab World

International Journal of Social Welfare, April 2003
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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socila protection, social security, Egypt, social insurance, pension schemes, social assistance, cash tarnsfers, micro insurance, health systems

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Deutsche Entwicklungszusammenarbeit Mit Ägypten − Eine Analyse Aus Der Ankerlandperspektive (German Development Co-Operation with Egypt: Analysis from an Anchor Country Perspective)

German Development Institute Discussion Paper 14/2009
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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development cooperation, Germany, Egypt, anchor countries, stability, authoritarian regimes

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Maßnahmen Zur Verbesserung Der Sozialen Sicherheit Im Informellen Sektor: Das Beispiel Der Arabischen Welt (How to Improve Social Protection in the Informal Sector: The Case of the Arab World)

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Feb 2013
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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Arab countries, Middle East and North Africa, Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia, Bahrain, Saudi-Arabia, Algeria, Libya, Kuwait, social protection, social insurance, social assistance, cash transfers, micro insurance, public works schemes, public health systems, informal sector, informal employment, poverty

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Protecting the Old in a Young Economy: Old Age Insurance in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

International Social Security Review, Vol. 53, 3/2000
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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pensions, old age, social protection, Social Security Social Insurance, Palestine / West Bank and Gaza

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Social Insurance Reforms in Egypt: Needed, Belated, Flopped

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Jun 2019
Markus Loewe and Lars Westemeier
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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social protection, social policy reform, social insurance, health insurance, pension insurance, reform, Egypt

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The Entrepreneur Makes a Difference: Evidence on MSE Upgrading Factors From Egypt, India and the Philippines

Posted: 27 Jan 2019
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Enterprise Upgrading, Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Development, Innovation, Egypt, India, Philippines

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How Can Development Policy Help to Tackle the Causes of Flight?

Posted: 09 May 2017
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE) - German Development Institute (DIE), German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE), University of Bonn and German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik

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migration, flight, humanitarian, relief, development, cooperation, middle east, MENA, Syria

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Soziale Unsicherheit in der Westbank und dem Gazastreifen (Social Insecurity in the West Bank and Gaza Strip)

Posted: 21 Dec 2012
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)

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social protection, poverty, Palestine, West Bank and Gaza

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Social Protection: A Key Instrument for Social, Economic and Political Development

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 27 Jun 2019
Markus Loewe
German Development Institute/Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
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social protection, social insurance, social transfers, targeting, universal transfers, policy recommendations