Designing a System for Collecting Policy-Relevant Data for the Kurdistan Region—Iraq
Berry, Sandra H.
Kumar, Krishna B.
Comprehensive and reliable statistics are crucial for policy formulation in any region or country. The Kurdistan Region—Iraq is hampered by the lack of such statistics as it aims to improve infrastructure, encourage private-sector development, attract foreign investment, and create a sustainable economy. This volume examines how the Kurdistan Regional Government can assemble the core elements of a quality data system.
KeywordsHistory; Technology; Business; Population Studies
Publication date and place2014
Development economics & emerging economies
Middle Eastern history
Population & demography