Preface. Introduction (S. Roy). Israeli closure policy: sabotaging sustainable development (S. Abdullah, C. Woodcraft). Beyond Oslo: a viable future for the Palestinian economy (G.T. Abed). The international politics of donor assistance to Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, 1993-1997 (R. Hooper). Peace and the Israeli economy (E. Sagi). Sourcing alliances and open market transactions: trade in goods between Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Economy (E. Sadan). An unforseen rivalry: the peace process and the Jordanian and Palestinian economies (G. Feiler, J. Zaretsky). A caveat for peace: some notes on the vulnerability of Palestinian labor (P. Sullivan). Thoughts on the Arab economies and development efforts at the threshold of the Twenty-First Century (Y.A. Sayigh). About the contributors.