Higher Education in the Arab World and the MENA

Project description

My study of higher education in the Arab World and the MENA is now in print, through AUCPress, Cairo, New York, 2020: John Waterbury, Missions Impossible: Higher Education and Policymaking in the Arab World.
The study focuses mainly on public, tertiary education and the policy environment that shapes it. I link higher education policy to the macro-political environment, educated youth unemployment, and the scope for dealing with macro-economic crises. Research and writing were completed before the onset of the COVID 19 pandemic.
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Researchers

First name Last name Gender Rank Affiliated Institution Country
John Waterbury Male United States of America

Bio: former tenured professor Princeton University, former president of the American University of Beirut. PhD Politicasl Science, Columbia University, 1968. Now retired

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Scientific field

Education
 

Start Year

2012
 

End Year

2019
 

Social impact

Are you interested in disseminating your research work outside the academic institutions?

No

Are there institutions/organizations contacted you to disseminate your research project?

No

How did you disseminate your research work outside academic institutions?

Workshops

What obstacles have you faced as you tried to facilitate the social impact of your research?

Time availability