Middle East Economic Survey


No 20  


Where To Next For Long-Suffering Iraq?

By Falah Kadhim al-Khawaja

This article provides a view from Baghdad during the general election vote recount. Mr Khawaja is an independent oil consultant, with 42 years experience in the Iraqi oil sector (e-mail: falahalkhawaja@yahoo.com).

It must be the season for hung parliaments. The latest addition to the democratic system of government, Iraq, ended up with a hung...