009 – The Catch-22 of Arab Economic Reform

009 – The Catch-22 of Arab Economic Reform

 
Play/Pause Episode
00:00 /
Rewind 30 Seconds
1X

In this conversation, Ahmed and Nasser discuss the Catch-22 of economic reform in the Arab World – the conflicting pressures on regional governments from established business interests and burgeoning youth populations create a true ‘rock and a hard place’ and allow us to understand much better the situation in Jordan, as well as the economic reforms in Saudi Arabia and possibly even predict what’s going to happen in other countries.