Iraq Under US Occupation
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4/14/2007: New entries dealing with oil law and IMF
This week’s entries mostly focused on efforts by the US government to implement structural changes to Iraq’s economy, such as the US government’s insistence that Iraq pass a new petroleum law that would pave the way for the use of unpopular Production Sharing Agreements with foreign oil companies. Other entries deal with events related to Iraq’s 2004 agreement with the IMF.