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RT @reziemba: Great piece from @ProfessorKaren on increasing role of subsidized housing loans (and other housing measures) in GCC/MENA as o…
14h
.@ProfessorKaren: "But like most subsidies, providing free housing or deeply subsidizing home loans does not change… https://t.co/xDpqLRNOSe
15h
RT @kdiwaniya: New from @Turkester & me: Saudi promotion of soccer linked to nationalist ambitions https://t.co/xXnKqJ9kuE
15h
"#SaudiArabia Sets Goals for Football On and Off the Pitch" by @kdiwaniya and @Turkester #WorldCup https://t.co/BNq0aRkzwN
20h
اقرأ مقالة هشام ملحم لهذا الاسبوع حول القمة التي جمعت #ترامب برئيس كوريا الشمالية كيم جونغ أون. https://t.co/h6w7lhfCVd @hisham_melhem
Jun 17
.@ProfessorKaren for Market Watch: Housing is perhaps the most sensitive of social benefits and remains one of the… https://t.co/uAU4et6yzd
Jun 17
Join AGSIW on June 28 for our upcoming panel on #GCCHornofAfrica relations https://t.co/hGBAYk8nV8
Jun 15
RT @ProfessorKaren: Why housing crisis is testing limits of state-society relations in reform agenda across Gulf-Housing is perhaps the mos…
Jun 15
New Market Watch by @ProfessorKaren: “A Home of One’s Own: Subsidized Housing as a Key Lever of Gulf Domestic Polic… https://t.co/kGpCyDo4Zk
Jun 15
RSVP today for "Gulf Rising: GCC-Horn of Africa Relations" June 28 at AGSIW. #GCCHornofAfrica https://t.co/bPixGvDrcX
Jun 15
اقرأ تحليل هشام ملحم السياسي لقمة #ترامب-كيم التي انعقدت في سنغافورة. لماذا استبق ترامب نتائج المفاوضات غير المكتمل… https://t.co/r5GYwl0b7x
Jun 15
#EidMubarak The Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington extends its best wishes to our colleagues and friends arou… https://t.co/tlKRhSiIup
Jun 15
RT @ProfessorKaren: Join us to explore the impacts of Gulf financial and security ties to the Horn. Gulf Rising: GCC-Horn of Africa Relatio…
Jun 15
يبدو أن #إيران قدمت مؤشرات على أنها مستعدة للتوسط لوقف الحرب في #اليمن وهو اعتراف أولي بوجود صلات مع #الحوثيين. اقر… https://t.co/ZLHw0P4LiS
Jun 14
UAE announces overhaul of its visa system for its private sector employees, transit tourists, students and others t… https://t.co/xc7rxvoRSz
Jun 14
اقرأ حول مدارس التدريب العقائدي والعسكري لطلاب مسلمين من مختلف انحاء العالم في مدينة #قم الإيرانية. أجيال جديده من… https://t.co/zi094eZ1P6
Jun 13
Abu Dhabi's government announced it will distribute housing loans worth $1.16 billion to 2,500 beneficiaries in the… https://t.co/blVhuCMZSN
Jun 13
.@Alfoneh: "What is growing increasingly clear... is that #Tehran appears to perceive its Yemeni allies as an expen… https://t.co/R0gXcsbGLU
Jun 13
#Mubadala announced plans to launch a $400 million fund to invest in European technology firms.… https://t.co/UIlj01Ie3Z
Jun 13
.@Alfoneh: "#Tehran may be using such a maneuver to buy the Houthis much needed time to reverse their fortunes in t… https://t.co/QwCmYIGRyU
Jun 13
#AbuDhabi will introduce a 30 percent tax on alcohol sold in off-license outlets beginning on June 15.… https://t.co/tMNH8OnosP
Jun 13
.@DemerN: "Coworking spaces have grown quickly in Dubai, Riyadh, Doha, and other major urban hubs, and while many o… https://t.co/HZTTPoNlT9
Jun 13
علي الفونه يكتب عن مدارس مدينة #قم الإيرانية التي تعد اجيالا من العقائديين المتشددين لنشرهم في بلدانهم الشرق اوسطية… https://t.co/mTolPzhJRN
Jun 12
.@Alfoneh: "Only time will tell if #Tehran is sacrificing its Yemeni allies or is engaged in a tactical maneuver to… https://t.co/LUv8cjQQ83
Jun 12
.@Alfoneh: "There is another novelty in Tehran’s approach: The Islamic Republic appears to be willing to sell out t… https://t.co/ophDGttQns
Jun 12
Thank you for tuning in to today's program on #ArabSpringEconomics. Join AGSIW on June 28 for our upcoming panel on… https://t.co/5kKONDenbh
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: The sustainability of the social contract is very crucial, because you create expectations in the… https://t.co/dgNNcKTudu
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: When the middle class gets split around different groups, it is very hard to work toward a common… https://t.co/A7ZKvIpqvW
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: The Arab Spring protests called the attention of the ruling classes because they significantly gre… https://t.co/pcogbjPkXD
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: It is not only the poor who are unhappy; over time, benefits for the middle class have eroded.… https://t.co/0GCzPiuMuM
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: Country-specific circumstances must guide the journey toward a new social contract.… https://t.co/vqTvCuL0US
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: In countries where there is polarization along different lines (including ethnic and religious), e… https://t.co/cD9Kft7V14
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: We find evidence in the data that inequality in Egypt, for example, may be very underestimated.… https://t.co/4cRBFfLZGL
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: "Eruptions of Popular Anger" looks at three puzzles: Arab inequality, the "unhappy development" pa… https://t.co/tYHEeGmrqE
Jun 12
.@ianchovichina: A broken social contract is what led to the Arab Spring. The middle class was getting squeezed, in… https://t.co/iCCZrY3YuN
Jun 12
.@Alfoneh: "The Europeans, who are interested in preserving the #Iran nuclear deal, and preventing another war in t… https://t.co/qccWqacUkt
Jun 12
Watch live today at 12:30 pm EST: Join World Bank Economist @ianchovichina and @ProfessorKaren for the book launch… https://t.co/rHlpZhLz0f
Jun 11
The government of #AbuDhabi announced a $13.6 billion stimulus package aimed at supporting economic development ove… https://t.co/UURV5xrLMt
Jun 11
"Tehran's Expendable Yemenis" by @Alfoneh https://t.co/0kPAIVGMpJ
Jun 11
June 28: RSVP today for "Gulf Rising: GCC-Horn of Africa Relations" at AGSIW. #GCCHornofAfrica https://t.co/pZF4IwGMgd
Jun 11
Join AGSIW tomorrow at 12:30 pm EST for the book launch of "Eruptions of Popular Anger: The Economics of the Arab S… https://t.co/WQoyoIbuVI
Jun 11
اقرأ مقالة هشام ملحم حول مواقف #ترامب من قمة الدول الصناعية السبعة التي انعقاده في #كندا، وتلك المرتقبة في سنغافورة… https://t.co/zoV3tfbVSn
Jun 10
.@yasser09: "The very presence of the sport in the Gulf imbues the region’s cities with a uniqueness distinguishing… https://t.co/zju6PG3vK0
Jun 9
.@yasser09: "With such restrictions these activities have the potential for acquiring a subversive character that a… https://t.co/BaMFnuFNT2
Jun 9
.@yasser09: "Preventing street cricket and other outdoor sports is just another variation on policies aiming at min… https://t.co/4jOTfitZCi

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