Political change to boost economic growth across Arab world

Political changes sweeping across the Arab world could help to boost economic growth and improve living standards.

Caroline Freund, World Bank Chief Economist for the Middle East and North Africa or MENA region says improvements in the rule of law in MENA countries should lead to faster growth rates in line with emerging economies in other parts of the world.

Georges Collinet asked Ms Freund what challenges lay ahead for the those countries.

Source: World Bank

Duration: 3’03″

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