Addressing the Challenge of Youth Unemployment in the Middle East
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Education For Employment
President and Chief Executive Officer, Citi Foundation
Senior Fellow and Director, Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative, Council on Foreign Relations
The surge of ethnic and sectarian strife in Syria and across the Middle East has led a number of analysts to predict the coming breakup of many Arab states.
"While the complexities of purchasing power cannot be wrapped up in a sandwich, the Falafel Index offers an insight into the underlying economic problems that confront a strategic region."