The Kuwait Programme on Development, Governance and Globalisation in the Gulf States is a ten year multidisciplinary global research programme. It focuses on topics such as globalisation and the repositioning of the Gulf States in the global order, capital flows, and patterns of trade; specific challenges facing carbon and resource-rich economic development; diversification, educational and human capital development into post-oil political economies; and the future of regional security structures in the post-Arab Spring environment... more
LSE Kuwait Programme Short-Term Visiting Research Fellowship 2015
The Kuwait Programme on Development, Governance and Globalisation in the Gulf States at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) wishes to announce the availability of a Short-Term Visiting Research Fellowship.
Based in the LSE Middle East Centre, the Fellowship will enable the successful candidate to pursue research relevant to the Kuwait Programme for a period of up to three months. Applications are invited from GCC nationals who have a PhD or equivalent and wish to develop their research capacity and output.
The successful candidate will have access to the library, and will receive desk space at the LSE and administrative support. The Fellowship includes accommodation, subsistence and a return flight to London more
Kuwait’s domestic policy in a new oil price regime
Dr Hessah Al-Ojayan, LSE Kuwait Programme Visiting Fellow
Link to blog
NEW RESEARCH PAPER
Saudi Islamists and the Arab Spring
Stéphane Lacroix, Associate Professor, Sciences Po
Available for download as a PDF
NEW RESEARCH PROJECT
The GCC and the Arab Spring: Domestic impact and regional reactions
Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, Fellow, James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy and Toby Matthiesen (pictured), Research Officer, LSE Kuwait Programme
Link to the project's outputs