After the Arab Spring: power shift in the Middle East?
Speaker(s): Dr Amnon Aran, Roger Cohen, Professor Anoush Ehteshami
Chair: Dr Toby Dodge
Recorded on 1 May 2012 in Old Theatre, Old Building.
As the revolutions of 2011 become the politics of 2012, has power shifted in the Middle East, and has Iran been the main beneficiary? This event launches the new LSE IDEAS report After the Arab Spring: power shift in the Middle East.
Amnon Aran is a senior lecturer at the Department of International Politics, City University.
Roger Cohen is a columnist for the International Herald Tribune and New York Times.
Anoush Ehteshami is professor and joint director of the ESRC Centre for the Advanced Study of the Arab World, University of Durham.
Middle East Centre