MEC Paper Series



Preventing Statelessness among Migrants and Refugees: Birth Registration and Consular Assistance in Egypt and Morocco

Bronwen Manby, June 2019

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E-Shekels Across Borders: A Distributed Ledger System to Settle Payments Between Israel and the West Bank

Priscilla Toffano & Kathy Yuan, April 2019

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The Calculus of Dissidence: How the Front des Forces Socialistes Became What It Is

Hugh Roberts, October 2018

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How Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Pay their Portfolio Companies’ Executives? Evidence from Kuwait

Bader S. Alhashel & Sulaiman H. Albader, June 2018

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The Iraqi Protest Movement: From Identity Politics to Issue Politics

Faleh Jabar, June 2018

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Regulation of Healthcare Advertisements: Comparing Media Regulation of the Pharmaceutical Industry in Kuwait and the GCC

Mariam Alkazemi, April 2018

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Dialectics of Struggle: Challenges to the Kurdish Women's Movement

Nadje Al-Ali & Latif Tas, March 2018

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Urbanisation and Physical Activity in the GCC: A Case Study of Oman

Ruth Mabry, February 2018

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Prospects for Climate Change Integration into the GCC Economic Diversification Strategies

Aisha Al-Sarihi, February 2018

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Show us the Money: Oil Revenues, Undisclosed Allocations and Accountability in Budgets of the GCC States

Omar AlShehabi, September 2017

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The EU's Engagement with 'Moderate' Political Islam: The Case of Ennahda

Silvia Colombo and Benedetta Voltolini, July 2017

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Ontology and Methodology in the Study of the Resource Curse

Michael Herb, June 2017

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A Quest for Significance: Gulf Oil Monarchies' International 'Soft Power' Strategies and their Local Urban Dimensions

Steffen Hertog, March 2017

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Gender and Statehood in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Zeynep Kaya, February 2017

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Iran's Eleventh Presidential Election Revisited: The Politics of Managing Change

Ali Ansari, November 2016

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Theorising Revolution, Apprehending Civil War: Leftist Political Practice and Analysis in Lebanon (1969–79)

Fadi Bardawil, October 2016

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Treating the Oil Addiction in Kuwait: Proposals for Economic Reform

Hessah Al-Ojayan, September 2016

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The Syrian Refugee Crisis in Lebanon: State Fragility and Social Resilience 

Filippo Dionigi, February 2016

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Rent Distribution, Labour Markets and Development in High Rent Countries

Steffen Hertog, August 2016

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The Origins of Kuwait’s National Assembly

Michael Herb, March 2016

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Political Economy and Social Movement Theory Perspectives on the Tunisian and Egyptian Popular Uprisings in 2011

Joel Beinin, January 2016

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Battlefields of the Republic: The Struggle for Public Space in Tunisia

Charles Tripp, December 2015

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Is it Always Good to be King? Saudi Regime Resilience after the 2011 Arab Popular Uprisings

Madawi Al-Rasheed, December 2015

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The Revival of Nationalism and Secularism in Modern Iran

Pejman Abdolmohammadi, November 2015

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Will the Real Palestinian Peasantry Please Sit Down? Towards a New History of British Rule in Palestine, 1917-1936

Charles Anderson, November 2015

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Rentier Islamism: The Role of the Muslim Brotherhood in the Gulf

Courtney Freer, November 2015

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Social Movements and the Question of Organisation: Egypt and Everywhere

Maha Abdelrahman, September 2015

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Markets Serving States: The Institutional Bases of Financial Governance in the Gulf Cooperation Council States

Karen Young, September 2015

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Divine Politics Reconsidered: Saudi Islamists on Peaceful Revolution

Madawi al-Rasheed, May 2015

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The Uprising of the Marginalised: A Socio-Economic Perspective of the Syrian Uprising

Shamel Azmeh, November 2014

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New Trends of Women's Activism after the Arab Uprisings: Redefining Women's Leadership

Aitemad Muhanna-Matar, November 2014

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Syria-Iraq relations: State Construction and Deconstruction and the MENA States System

Raymond Hinnebusch, October 2014

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Trends in Contemporary Conscious Music in Iran

Malihe Maghazei, June 2014

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The Emerging Interventionists of the GCC

Karen Young, December 2013

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The Iraqi Constitution: Structural Flaws and Political Implications

Saad Jawad, November 2013

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