The Arab Spring: a revolution for the elite? by Dominique Baillard/RFI (in French)

May 10, 2014 No Comments

“In fact, nobody has been able to predict these revolutions. It is impossible to pinpoint the spark that will make the casserole explode. However, one can measure the pressure in the pot and see if it is correlated with a number of socio-economic factors. This is the model the American researcher Peter Turchin was building in the country he knew best, the United States.”

Published On: May 10, 2014

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