Erwin van Veen
Senior research fellow for the Conflict Research Unit of the Clingendael Institute, based in The Hague (Netherlands). He focuses on the links between political order and the organization of security in fragile states.
Five Schemes to Generate Income in the Arab World and Worsen the Crisis
Erwin van Veen , Willem van den Berg
· April 2018
States in the MENA region suffer from fragmentation and authoritarianism but with Western help, they are surprisingly capable of innovative revenue generation. A tongue-in-cheek assessment of five methods.
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