Get Full Access:
Save 44% Now
Trusted by over 40,000 readers

Saudi Arabia’s Risky Reform Project

April 26, 2016 The Saudis may be taking on too much change too fast.

By Kamran Bokhari

Summary Saudi Arabia has embarked on a path of unprecedented transformation. A key characteristic of this major effort at reform is that it is reactive. The Saudis are under tremendous pressure to preserve their polity at a time when the region around them is in the throes of a massive convulsion. While business as usual is untenable, rapid changes could make matters worse.
 
Saudi Arabia’s Cabinet approved an ambitious plan on April 25 to reform the kingdom’s political economy. Dubbed Saudi Vision 2030, it is being des...

Get Full Access Today

This content is fully viewable by paid subscribers.

See Pricing Options Paid Subscriber Login




    Please leave this field empty.




Please leave this field empty.

We value your thoughts and opinions. If you have a comment on this article, drop us a note in the window above. Your comments will not be published and will only be shared with our team of analysts.



Related Articles on Middle East and North Africa

Geopolitical Futures tells you what matters and what doesn’t.

People say you can’t predict geopolitics.

We have.

Subscribe Now
Learn More About Site Licenses