Economic Challenges in the MENA Region

By Paul Salem | Vice President for Policy and Research - The Middle East Institute | Feb 09, 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.