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After the Arab Spring: the Gulf monarchies in an age of uncertainty

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Speaker(s): Dr Christopher Davidson

Recorded on 24 October 2012 in Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House.

Christopher Davidson discusses the political and economic pressures building in the Gulf monarchies and considers the likelihood of their survival or collapse over the next five years.

Christopher Davidson is reader in Middle East politics in the School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University. His forthcoming book is After the Sheikhs: the coming collapse of the Gulf monarchies.

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