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Like many vacationers in Jordan, Leila Heckman found herself enthralled by the Roman ruins at Petra. But Heckman, Salomon Smith Barney's managing director for global asset allocation, was equally intrigued by the Jordanian economy. How will Jordan's new King Abdullah Bin al-Hussein handle soaring joblessness? she mused. Will he expand the tiny economy? Just how big are the savings pools Palestinian immigrants are bringing with them?

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