THE EGYPTIAN UPRISING: The Mass Strike in the Time of Neoliberal Globalization

Schwartz, Michael
September 2011
New Labor Forum (Sage Publications Inc.);Fall2011, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p32
Academic Journal
The article offers the authors insights regarding the uprising in Egypt calling for the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak. He notes that the disruptive protest has affected the possibility of several new projects and undermined the financial position of major capitalists in the country and overseas as well. He mentions that the departure of Mubarak has shown that government reform would likely depend on public protest than on institutional maneuvering.


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