Assessing the Economic Impact of the Egyptian Uprising

Arab Media & Society, Issue 14, Summer 2011

3 Pages Posted: 24 Jun 2013

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Courtney Radsch

UCLA School of Law - UCLA School of Law; Central European University (CEU) - Center for Media, Data and Society; Center for International Media Assistance (CIMA)

Date Written: May 31, 2011

Abstract

This paper provides an initial assessment of the economic impact of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's decision to shut down the Internet during the eighteen-day popular uprising in early 2011, and the initial costs associated with the revolution.

Keywords: Egypt, Arab Spring, Internet, censorship, revolution

Suggested Citation

Radsch, Courtney, Assessing the Economic Impact of the Egyptian Uprising (May 31, 2011). Arab Media & Society, Issue 14, Summer 2011, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2253183

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