From Arab "Spring" to Arab "Chaos": Can Gulf States Stabilize the Arab World?


Thursday, November 13, 2014, 4:00pm to 6:00pm


CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

The CMES Director's Series is pleased to present

Amine Jaoui
Fellow, the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs.
Amine Jaoui has served most recently as a strategy and policy advisor in the Office of the Prime Minister of the UAE. Previously, he focused on Middle East policy and diplomacy in the International Affairs Office of the UAE Prime Minister. Mr. Jaoui has advised multiple Middle East governments on economic, social, and education reforms. Earlier in his career, Mr. Jaoui was a consultant with McKinsey and Co., where he advised governments and corporations in Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa. He also served multiple African governments on debt policy during a stint at UBS AG. He was educated in France, the United Kingdom and the United States, and holds degrees from HEC (Paris), Sciences Po (Paris), Sorbonne University, the London School of Economics, and Harvard University. While at Harvard, he is pursuing research on emerging regional diplomatic and economic dynamics after the “Arab Spring.”

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