Refereed Journal Articles
‘Syria and the Arab Spring: The Evolution of the Conflict and the Role of Domestic and External Factors’, Ortadoğu Etütleri (Turkish Journal of Middle Eastern Studies), Vol. 4, No. 1, July, 2012, pp.27-55.
‘The Egyptian Revolution: Crisis of Neoliberalism and the Potential for Democratic Politics,’ Review of African Political Economy, Issue No. 29, September 2011.
‘Syria’s Transition, 1970-2005: From Centralization of the State to Market Economy’, Research in Political Economy Volume 24, Summer 2007.
‘The Manley Report: A Repeat of Past Policy or Blue Print for a New Direction?,’ Development Forum, Vol.1, Issue 1, Spring 2008.
‘Failed States and Canada’s 3D Policy (Defense, Diplomacy and Development) in Afghanistan’, in Jerome Klassen and Greg Albo (eds.), Empire’s Ally: Canadian Foreign Policy and the War in Afghanistan, University of Toronto Press, 2013 (forthcoming).
‘A Comparative Study of Neoliberalism in Egypt and Syria’, in Richard Westra (ed.), Confronting Global Neoliberalism: Third World Resistance and Development Strategies, Clarity Press, 2010.
Rabab El-Mahdi and Philip Marfleet (eds.) Egypt: The Moment of Change, (Zed Press, 2009), submitted to British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies 39 (December 2012), pp. 414-416.
Line Khatib, Islamic Revivalism in Syria: the rise and fall of Ba’thist Secularism, London: Routledge, 2011, submitted to Canadian Journal of Political Science Vol 46, No.1, Spring 2013.
Laura Guazzone and Daniela Pioppi, (eds.), The Arab State and Neoliberal Globalization: the Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East, (Reading: Ithaca Press, 2009), Review of African Political Economy, Volume 38, Issue No. 128, June 2011.
Kathy Gannon, I is for Infidel, J is for Jihad, K is for Kalashnikov, (New York: Perseus Books, 2005), Canadian Foreign Policy, Volume 14, Issue No. 3, 2008.
Mike Davis, Planet of Slums, (London, Verso, 2005), Relay, No. 13, Sep/Oct. 2006.
Reports and other Publications
‘The Unraveling of Neoliberal Policies in Egypt: The Case of Karnak, Luxor,’ Relay, No.22, April-June 2008.
‘Egyptian Protests: Falling wages, High Prices and the Failure of an Export-Oriented Economy,’ The Bullet, No. 111, June 2, 2008.
‘Global Financial Pressures and the Shift in Housing Policy: A Comparative Study of Housing Policies in the Global South’, report prepared for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), June 2006.
‘Dilemmas of State-Building and Public Administration in Palestine’, Report prepared for the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Spring 2006,
‘Post-Cold-War U.S. Imperial Strategies in the Middle East: The Case of Iraq’, York Centre for International and Security Studies, Working Paper Series, October 2005.