Qatar's Knowledge Economy

Has Its Development Been Balanced?

Published In: Qatar Business Review, Feb.-Mar. 2012, p. 29-30

Posted on on February 01, 2012

by Krishna B. Kumar, Desiree van Welsum

Read More

Access further information on this document at

This article was published outside of RAND. The full text of the article can be found at the link above.

The authors adopt a cross-country perspective to assess Qatar's performance in the various components of the knowledge economy using multiple indicators. They compare the overall ranking of countries in these indices with their categorized rankings to identify any imbalance and challenges in the overall development of the knowledge economy.

This report is part of the RAND Corporation external publication series. Many RAND studies are published in peer-reviewed scholarly journals, as chapters in commercial books, or as documents published by other organizations.

The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.