Friday Wrap-Up: Taxis, Property Rights, and the New Middle East


This week on the blog:

  • Africa Program Officer Yana Hongla continued his conversation with Frank the taxi driver, discussing Ghana’s gender problems.
  • Global Program Officer Anna Nadgrodkiewicz wrote about the important, but infrequently discussed, role that local institutions play in supporting (or undermining) property rights.
  • MENA Program Assistant Brandon Nickerson discussed the recent Arab League summit and what it means in the context of the post-Arab Spring Middle East.