The United Arab Emirates (UAE): Issues for U.S. Policy

Description:

This report describes the open economy and society of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), as well as U.S. concern over proliferation of advanced technology due to said open economy and the UAE's lax export controls. This report describes these issues in relation to a recently-signed U.S.-UAE civilian nuclear agreement. It also provides a general description of the UAE's government and political structure, as well as the effects of the recent global economic downturn on the UAE in general and on the city of Dubai in particular.

Creator(s): Katzman, Kenneth
Location(s): United Arab Emirates
Creation Date: October 17, 2013
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Congressional Research Service Reports
Usage:
Total Uses: 17
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Author):
Katzman, Kenneth

Specialist in Middle Eastern Affairs

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 17, 2013
Coverage:
Place
United Arab Emirates
Description:

This report describes the open economy and society of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), as well as U.S. concern over proliferation of advanced technology due to said open economy and the UAE's lax export controls. This report describes these issues in relation to a recently-signed U.S.-UAE civilian nuclear agreement. It also provides a general description of the UAE's government and political structure, as well as the effects of the recent global economic downturn on the UAE in general and on the city of Dubai in particular.

Physical Description:

31 pages.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Congressional Research Service Reports
Identifier:
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text