SOAS Research Online

A Free Database of the Latest Research by SOAS Academics and PhD Students

[skip to content]

Hakimian, Hassan (2011) 'The Economic Prospects of the ‘Arab Spring’: A Bumpy Road Ahead.' CDPR Development ViewPoint (63). pp. 1-2.

[img]
Preview
Text - Published Version
Download (125kB) | Preview

Abstract

This Development ViewPoint underscores the underlying importance of the economic conditions facing the new republics, such as Egypt and Tunisia, which are emerging as a result of the ‘Arab Spring’ in the Middle East and North Africa. His analysis suggests that these new republic will face difficult challenges in trying to both bring about lasting transformations in the livelihoods of ordinary citizens (based on faster growth, more jobs and greater social equity) and avoiding the burden of conditionalities likely to be linked to future external assistance and investment.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: Arab Spring; Egypt; Tunisia; Arab economies
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Faculty of Law and Social Sciences > Department of Economics
Regional Centres and Institutes > London Middle East Institute
School Research Centres > Centre for Development Policy and Research (CDPR)
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2011 12:53
URI: https://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/12032

Altmetric Data

There is no Altmetric data currently associated with this item.

Statistics

Download activity - last 12 months
Downloads since deposit
1,464Downloads
1,819Hits
Accesses by country - last 12 months
Accesses by referrer - last 12 months

Repository staff only

Edit Item Edit Item