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Encyclopedia > Patrick Clawson

Patrick Clawson is the Deputy Director for Research at the Zionist Washington Institute for Near East Policy. Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP) is a Jewish organization founded in 1985 by Martin Indyk, previously research director of the leading pro-Israel lobby, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (Aipac). ...

His previous positions include five years as senior research professor at the National Defense University’s Institute for National Strategic Studies and four years each as senior economist at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund. For more than 25 years, the National Defense University (NDU)[1]has been the premier center for Joint Professional Military Education. ... The Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) is a American think tank. ... Logo of the World Bank The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD, in Romance languages: BIRD), better known as the World Bank, is an international organization whose original mission was to finance the reconstruction of nations devastated by WWII. Now, its mission has expanded to fight poverty by means... The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an international organization that oversees the global financial system by observing exchange rates and balance of payments, as well as offering financial and technical assistance when requested. ...

Clawson holds a Ph.D. from New School for Social Research and has published op-ed articles in major newspapers including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. In addition to his frequent appearances on television and radio, he has authored more than thirty scholarly articles on the Middle East in such journals as Foreign Affairs, International Journal of Middle East Studies, Middle East Journal, and Les Cahiers de l’Orient. He has also testified before congressional committees more than a dozen times. Currently serving as senior editor of the Middle East Forum's Middle East Quarterly publication, he was previously editor of Orbis, a quarterly review of foreign affairs. New School University is an institute of higher learning in New York City. ... The New York Times is an internationally known daily newspaper published in New York City and distributed in the United States and many other nations worldwide. ... The Wall Street Journal is an influential international daily newspaper published in New York City, New York with an average daily circulation of 1,800,607 (2002). ... ... A map showing countries commonly considered to be part of the Middle East The Middle East is a region comprising the lands around the southern and eastern parts of the Mediterranean Sea, a territory that extends from the eastern Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf. ... This article is about a journal. ... The International Journal of Middle East Studies is a scholarly journal published by the Middle East Studies Association of North America. ... The Middle East Journal(MEJ) is published by the Middle East Institute (MEI) in Washington, D.C.. It first appeared in 1947, making it the oldest US peer-reviewed publication on the modern Middle East. ... The Middle East Forum, a think tank, works to define and promote the interests of the United States in the Middle East. ... The Middle East Quarterly is a quarterly journal devoted to Middle Eastern affairs. ...

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Iranistics or Iranian studies is an area of study found in most of the important universities around the world. ... Morgan Shuster and US officials at Atabak Palace, Tehran, 1911. ...




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