Economic Challenges in the MENA Region

By Paul Salem | Senior Vice President for Policy Analysis, Research & Programs - The Middle East Institute | Feb 9, 2017

February 8, 2017 - Shanta Devarajan, chief economist of the World Bank’s Middle East and North Africa Region, joins host Paul Salem to discuss economic challenges facing Egypt and crisis areas in the region, how the World Bank is adapting its approach to handle ongoing conflicts, and where there may be signs for optimism looking to the future for regional economies.