Kristian Coates Ulrichsen

Kristian Coates Ulrichsen is Fellow for the Middle East at Rice University's Baker Institute. He is the author of four books about the Gulf States, most recently The United Arab Emirates: Power, Politics, and Policymaking (2016) and The Gulf States in International Political Economy (2015), as well as numerous journal articles, working papers, and opinion pieces. 

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