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Arab Spring Today: Cronyism and Green Shoots

• arclein
Back in the early 2000s, international institutions, like the International Monetary Fund, fell over themselves praising ?neoliberal? reform in nations like Tunisia and Egypt. It was nothing of the sort, of course. Instead, the elites were reasserting their power, wealth, and privilege through other means?from elite control through the government to elite control through crony transactions.

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