• Determinants of Intra-GCC Food Trade 

      Kaitibie, Simeon; Rakotoarisoa, Manitra A. ( Taylor and Francis Inc. , 2017 , Article)
      Using panel data for six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries from 1995-2014, we assess the impacts of several major economic variables on intra-GCC food exports, and on GCC food exports to the world. The GCC customs ...
    • Export market concentration and the potential for export market diversification in the oil and gas sector in a small open economy 

      Kaitibie, Simeon; Al Jaidah, Muneera Ibrahim; Haq, Munshi Masudul ( International Economic Society , 2016 , Article)
      Though small in area and population, the US$ 200 billion Qatari economy is open and driven by the oil and gas sector. Therefore the economy is susceptible to economic shocks in international markets. We illustrate the ...
    • The Impact of the Economic Blockade on Trade in Qatar 

      Al- Sulaiti, Aisha; Al-Maadeed, Asma; Al-Maadeed, Haya; Kaitibie, Simeon ( College of Business and Economics - Qatar university , 2017 , Poster)
      Qatar imports in June were valued at 5.9 billion QAR, which shows a 40% decline from the same month in 2016. The drop in imports continued in July with 35% from their year to year level. Imports rebounded in the month of ...
    • Improving management of future coastal development in Qatar through ecosystem-based management approaches 

      Burt, John A.; Ben-Hamadou, Radhouane; Abdel-Moati, Mohamed A.R.; Fanning, Lucia; Kaitibie, Simeon; ... more authors ( Elsevier Ltd , 2017 , Article Review)
      The coastline of Qatar is a rich mosaic of productive and diverse ecosystems including mangrove forests, intertidal mudflats (sabkha), seagrass beds, and coral reefs. These ecologically interconnected ecosystems contain a ...