Distinguished Lectures

The Legal Framework for Economic Reform in Egypt

Date : 10/24/1996

Speakers : Ibrahim Shehata, the World Bank

In this distinguished lecture, Ibrahim Shehata, a world-renowned Egyptian thinker, addressed the issue of legal and constitutional reforms as the backbone of economic reforms applied in Egypt since 1991. The discussions focused on several issues, most importantly that legal and constitutional reform is a basic component of economic liberalization and should take place through effective public participation.