"Exploring the role of foreign debt in the MENA crisis of the 1980s"

Panel at XIV Conference of the Italian Society for Middle Eastern Studies (SeSaMO).

  • Date: 31 JANUARY 2019  from 14:30 to 16:30

  • Event location: Università di Torino, Campus Luigi Einaudi. Lungo Dora Siena 100, Torino.

Chairs: Massimiliano Trentin, Francesco Saverio Leopardi

Discussant: Maria Cristina Paciello


  • An analytical framework to study the “sovereign debt crisis” of nineteen eighties MENA countries • Alessandro Romagnoli
  • The Middle East and North Africa’s postures on the “Debt problems of developing countries”, at the UNCTAD and UN-ESCWA, (1976-1991) • Massimiliano Trentin
  • Algeria’s Decade with the Washington Consensus: Politics of Reforms, Survival and Resistance • Francesco Saverio Leopardi