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Energy tycoon disappears in China’s corruption crackdown

Chinese president Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign which had been targeting high officials since 2012 turned into a crackdown on private entrepreneurs with, as Beijing...

Economy and security, the two handicaps of the Tunisian transition (II)

How to manage the threat of return? Militarization versus prevention The attack on Ben Gardane, which led to the death of fifty combatants among the...

Economy and security, the two handicaps of the Tunisian transition (I)

With the popular uprising in January 2011, Tunisia toppled the longstanding presidency of Ben Ali and started a new roadmap eager to dismiss the...

The economy of the Lebanese port of Tripoli, loomed by Syrian sectarianism

The economic analysis of a country cannot be strictly limited to the study of its material and tangible factors. That is, factors that can...