M.E. economic reform requires robust, constructive citizen participation – Jean R. Abinader

MATIC, by Jean R. AbiNader (Washington, DC, August 1, 2013) — A great deal of hand wringing goes on as bad news continues to drown out progress in the transitions going on in the Middle East and North Africa. From Egypt and Syria to Libya and Yemen, nay-sayers and pundits readily point out that there are few short-term solutions that don’t require some pain in the process of moving forward. ...