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

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

Creator(s): Katzman, Kenneth
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Creation Date: February 24, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Katzman, Kenneth

Specialist in Middle Eastern Affairs

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: February 24, 2014
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United Arab Emirates
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United Arab Emirates - Dubai Emirate - Dubai
Description:

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

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33 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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