Tag: Arab Spring

Why did Egyptians Revolt? Hazem Kandil on the Origins of the Egyptian Uprising

Why did Egyptians Revolt? Hazem Kandil on the Origins of the Egyptian Uprising

Since January 2011, much ink has been spilled in commentary on the unfolding of the “Arab Spring”. On who might come out “on top”, on who should come out “on top” and why a “victory” for one or another party, group or movement would spell either redemption -or utter disaster for those caught in the whirlwind of […]

The Egyptian Economy in 2013

The Egyptian Economy in 2013

Despite the momentous political changes which have taken place since the revolution, the Egyptian economy still faces serious structural difficulties.