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Fares Najem
The flames that burned the Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh at the edge of the cage that surrounded him will not go out. On the contrary, this...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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Firas Abou-Mosleh
Policies in place in Lebanon have pushed the national economy to specialize more and more in serving a rentier regional economy, and made it...
Monday, February 23, 2015
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Eva Shoufi
In the past years, new demographic groups have been introduced to Lebanon, creating a population pyramid that has been described as a “miracle,” a...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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According to its most recent report, entitled, “Plunging Oil Prices,” the World Bank expects lower oil prices to benefit Lebanon’s economy. Thus, the...
Saturday, January 31, 2015
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Mouhamad Wehbe
Former Lebanese Labor Minister Charbel Nahhas believes that all talk about the positive effects of the Syrian refugee presence in Lebanon is...
Monday, January 5, 2015
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Firas Abou-Mosleh
The middle class is the largest segment in Arab social hierarchy, according to a “first attempt” by the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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Bassam Alkantar
Even if highly ambitious measures are taken to mitigate these effects, it is inevitable the earth's average surface temperature will increase by 1.5...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
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Mouhamad Wehbe
The World Bank wants to discuss the impact of sectarianism on the Lebanese economy. Are sects the main impediment to growth or are they mere tools to...
Thursday, November 6, 2014
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Eva Shoufi
The Lebanese government waited three years to try and regulate the sudden and massive influx of Syrian refugees. The lack of proper management of...
Saturday, September 13, 2014
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