Saudi Arabia’s Economic Diversification away from Oil: Why Is It so Difficult? (CANCELED)

Tue, Dec 11, 2018, 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
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The Institute for the Transregional Study of the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia
Note: This event has been canceled. Speaker has to reschedule.

Makio Yamada is a Lecturer at Princeton University (Institute for Transregional Study). He is also a Senior Research Fellow at King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He obtained his doctoral and master’s degrees from University of Oxford (St. Antony’s College) and previously worked at SOAS University of London and Oxford Institute for Energy Studies. His current research focuses on the political economy of Saudi Arabia and re-visiting East Asia’s development experience from the perspective of Arab Gulf countries.

Lunch will be served.

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