The State and Innovation in the Gulf

The State and Innovation in the Gulf

CIRS has undertaken a multi-year research initiative titled “The State and Innovation in the Gulf.” Our goal is to explore questions related to the topic of innovation in the Gulf region through empirically-grounded, theoretically informed research proposals. 

Background and Scope of the Project

Background and Scope of the Project

As a result of their abundant oil and gas sector earnings, the six states of the Gulf Cooperation Council have sustained rapid economic growth over the course of several decades…
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Frequently Asked Questions

** Note: The grant cycle for this project is now closed.  Submission Policies & Procedures Duration & Funding Location Budgeting Reporting Note on IRB and Human Subjects   1. ‎Submission…
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Publication

Dionysis Markakis, guest ed., “The State and Innovation in the Persian Gulf,” CIRS Special Issue of The Muslim World 105, no. 1 (January 2015). This special issue of The Muslim World journal emerged out of…
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Request for Proposals

** Note: The grant cycle for this project is now closed. Grant Description ‎ ‎ The Center for International and Regional Studies (CIRS) at the Georgetown University School ‎of Foreign…
Working Group Meetings

Working Group Meetings

Click here to read about “The State and Innovation” Working Group Meeting I Click here to read about “The State and Innovation” Working Group Meeting II As an ongoing part of its research initiatives program, CIRS organizes several…