The Arc: A Formal Structure for a Palestinian State
Rand Corporation, May 7, 2007 - Political Science - 106 pages
An examination of options for strengthening the housing and transportation infrastructure of a potential future independent Palestinian state in the context of a large and rapidly growing Palestinian population. The book includes initial cost estimates for improving and expanding infrastructure to facilitate successful development.
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Chapter One Introduction
Chapter Two Palestine The Formal Structure of a New State
Chapter Three Costs and Economic Benefits
Chapter Four Sociopolitical Challenges
Chapter Five Conclusion
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