Essays/Interviews: The Arab Spring

“No Bourgeoisie, No Democracy”: Obama’s Democratization Policy in North Africa, Die Tageszeitung, October 25, 2012 (Available in English)

• “Midwife” or “Spectator”? U.S. Policies towards North Africa in the 21st Century, Arab Society in Revolt,  Cesare Merlini and Olivier Roy, Eds. Brookings 2012

•  “Will Europe Shrink From the Arab Spring” (article with Omer Taspinar), World Politics Review, December 2011

• US-European policies in Libya (interview), La Repubblica, August 2011

• “The Arab Spring in Transatlantic Perspective” (panel discussion with Ana Palacio, Tamara Wittes and Hugues Mingarelli)  The Brookings Institution, transcript here (See pp.97-142), May 2011

• Foreign policy choices facing the U.S. and Europe in the Middle East (interview), La Repubblica, April 2011

• “Obama’s Soft Power Strategy in the Mediterranean,”(article) Affari Internazionali, March 2011

• Developments in Egyptian politics (interview), Radio France Internationale, January 2011