Middle East Program
The CSIS Middle East Program focuses its research on the drivers of social and political change in the region. To the greatest degree possible, we seek to be "opportunity driven" rather than "threat driven," seeking out opportunities for positive change rather than merely reacting to crises.
Original books, reports, commentaries, and newsletters.
Political, economic, and security trends in the GCC states, Iraq, and Iran.
Political, economic, and security trends in Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya.
Political, economic, and security trends in Egypt, Israel and the Palestinian Territories, Syria, Lebanon, and Jordan.
Long-term drivers of change in governance, economics, and development in the region.
Opportunities for positive U.S. engagement in regional security.
Political and social changes underway across the region with insights for U.S. policy.
Internship opportunities with the Middle East Program and advice for job seekers in Middle East policy.
- AudioMay 30, 2014
- VideoMay 30, 2014
ReportMay 2, 2014
NewsletterAug 6, 2014
Jun 12, 2014
May 30, 2014
In the News
The Wall Street JournalAug 26, 2014
Wall Street JournalBy Carol E. LeeAug 6, 2014