Making Space for The Private Sector: An Interview with Ahmed Tabaqchali

This month we take a different tack and hear Mr.Tabachali’s views on the role of finance and markets, Iraq’s early efforts mobilizing financial technology (FINTECH) for the unbanked and kickstarting small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) growth.

Iraq Energy Forum 2019

Our Fifth flagship event returns to bring policy makers, government officials, experts, and investors together to discuss energy opportunities and strategies in Iraq, the region and the world.

Washington and Baghdad’s New Government: A Test of Economics

It is no secret that Mustafa al-Kadhimi’s government is backed by the United States. After almost two years of struggling to deal with Prime...

Iraq and The Desalination Revolution: First Steps, Future Trends

In the last article on critical infrastructure, we looked at how new trends in renewable energy can assist resilient development, decentralising power for critical...

Measuring Iraq’s Capacity: A Problem of Units and Systems

How do individuals who closely follow events in Iraq observe progress in state capacity and governance, two contested but related concepts? Those looking at...

Electricity

Oil & Gas

Water & Environment

Economy & Business

Infrastructure

Industry & DIVERSIFICATION

Basrah

Kurdistan Region of Iraq

RESOURCES

Residential Electricity Subsidies in Iraq: Exploring Options for Reform...

For almost a year, Iraq Energy Institute (IEI) fellows, researchers and staff have been...

Challenges of Oil & Gas Megaprojects [Report]

Oil and gas megaprojects (Mega Projects) are typically defined as large scale, complex, capital-intensive...

Harsh Summer, Wet Winter? A Long Term View of...

This report uses open source photography and satellite imagery to observe changes in the...

Videos & Podcasts

Podcast Episode 1 – Interview with Prof. Giacomo Luciani...

On our inaugural episode, IEI’s research fellow and associate editor Yesar Al-Maleki meets with Prof. Giacomo Luciani, the co-director of the Executive Master in...

Introduction Podcast

On our first podcast, hosts Yesar Al-Maleki and Robert Tollast introduce listeners to the Iraq Energy Institute, reasons for starting this podcast, topics to...

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