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

Tellimer Research Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research
Hasnain Malik @
Tellimer Research
18 January 2021

Lebanon comes full circle as Hariri returns

Patrick Curran 22 October 2020

Lebanon back to square one as prime minister resigns

Patrick Curran 28 September 2020

Lebanon webinar notes: no end in sight for hyperinflation and currency crisis

Patrick Curran 16 September 2020

Lebanon: New premier faces uphill battle

Patrick Curran 31 August 2020
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Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon

Most would agree that economic stress, and specifically unemployment, breeds populism, and in extreme cases, radicalisation and insecurity. It is the EM echo of the message from Bill Clinton's 1992 election strategist James Carville, "It's the econom...
Tellimer Research Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 18 January 2021
Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon
Jobs matter more than votes: ESG pointers from Tunisia and Lebanon

Sovereign defaults in 2020: Experience and lessons

We've seen a record number of sovereign defaults on bonded (external) debt this year according to our records, at least in terms of recent history, although it was becoming obvious we were heading for a record even by the middle of the year. Second,...
Tellimer Research Stuart Culverhouse
Stuart Culverhouse @ Tellimer Research 8 December 2020
Sovereign defaults in 2020: Experience and lessons
Sovereign defaults in 2020: Experience and lessons

Lebanon comes full circle as Hariri returns

Exactly 51 weeks after anti-government protests forced his resignation as Primate Minister, Saad Hariri has returned. Hariri’s appointment thus cements Lebanon’s broken confessional system and proves that Lebanon’s elites are still more concerned wit...
Tellimer Research Patrick Curran
Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research 22 October 2020
Lebanon comes full circle as Hariri returns
Lebanon comes full circle as Hariri returns

Lebanon back to square one as prime minister resigns

Prime Minister-designate Mustapha Adib stepped down on Saturday after failing to form a cabinet, saying that efforts to form a non-partisan government were "bound to fail" and expressing his "sincerest apologies to the Lebanese people". President Mic...
Tellimer Research Patrick Curran
Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research 28 September 2020
Lebanon: Back to square one as prime minister resigns
Lebanon: Back to square one as prime minister resigns

Lebanon webinar notes: no end in sight for hyperinflation and currency crisis

Lebanon is currently experiencing hyperinflation, the first episode ever recorded in the Middle East and only the 62nd globally (see here for Prof. While the IMF is recommending a devaluation followed by a managed float, there is not a single case am...
Tellimer Research Patrick Curran
Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research 16 September 2020
How to fix Lebanon's hyperinflation and currency crisis
How to fix Lebanon's hyperinflation and currency crisis

Lebanon: New premier faces uphill battle

Little-known diplomat Mustafa Adib has been named Lebanon’s new premier after receiving votes from 90 out of 120 MPs and will now begin forming a new government. The rapid formation of a new government is good news for Lebanon, which has been left ru...
Tellimer Research Patrick Curran
Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research 31 August 2020
Lebanon: New premier faces uphill battle
Lebanon: New premier faces uphill battle