Ali Al-Mawlawi

Ali Al-Mawlawi is head of research at Al-Bayan Center where he specialises in foreign affairs and institutional reform. He holds a Master of International Studies and Diplomacy from the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

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Designing a Successful Approach to Public Financial Management Reform in Iraq

The path to recovery and reconstruction in post-conflict Iraq is fraught with pitfalls. The new government will need to tread carefully if it is...

Iraq’s State-Owned Enterprises: A Case Study for Public Spending Reform

Among the most important questions awaiting the next Iraqi government will be how to rein in public sector spending while simultaneously addressing the needs...

Transformations in German Middle East Policy: The View from Iraq

Abstract The challenges faced by Germany’s recent experience in Iraq reflect the complex and dynamic nature of engaging in conflict zones in the Middle East....

‘Functioning Federalism’ in Iraq: A Critical Perspective

  Iraq has struggled with the concept of federalism ever since it was enshrined in the 2005 Constitution. It is beyond the scope of this...