Author: Yousef Khalil

Yousef Khalil is a Master of Arts candidate at the New School University Graduate Program for International Affairs, studying economic development with a particular interest in the Middle East and North Africa region.

Neoliberalism and the Failure of the Arab Spring

ImageThe foundations for the Arab uprisings that took place in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis were laid in the years before by the neoliberal restructuring of Middle Eastern and North African economies.