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Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon

  • Tunisia is often held up as the most progressive 'Arab Spring revolution' because of the resulting inclusive democracy

  • But as the current round of riots shows, jobs and security matter more than votes and political representation for many

  • For EM political elites, job creation is key. For foreign investors, 'bottom of the pyramid' should drive ESG investing

Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon
Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik

Strategy & Head of Equity Research

Tellimer Research
18 January 2021
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