Forum: The Newsletter of the Economic Research Forum


Vol. 22 No. 1 Spring 2015


May, 2015


P2. Socialist Systems and Transitional Economies

This issue contains coverage of ERF's 21st Annual Conference that was held in Tunisia this year. It also contains a number of exclusive interviews with speakers that presented at the conference. Most notably, this issue of Forum contains a new section titled 'Insights,'where readers can read pieces by distinguished authors on different topics.  

Table of Contents

A Word from the Managing Director
  • Ahmed Galal
Coverage of ERF 21st Annual Conference
  • Democracy and Economic Development
  • Plenary Sessions
  • Special Events
  • The Best Paper Awards
  • Exclusive Interviews with Tarek Masoud, Gerard Roland and Eva Bellin
  • Subsidy Reform by Mustapha Nabli and Ravi Kanbur
  • Arab Countries between Winter and Spring by Hany Abdel-Latif
  • Book review: Understanding the Political Economy of the Arab Uprisings by Hassan Hakimian
ERF Network
  • New Research Affiliates
  • Research Activities and News
Communications and Outreach
  • Recent Events
  • Latest Publications