Richard Javad Heydarian

Richard Javad Heydarian is the author of How Capitalism Failed the Arab World: The Economic Roots and Precarious Future of Middle East Uprisings. He’s authored more than 400 articles, policy papers, and op-eds on Asian and Middle Eastern affairs. He’s written for or interviewed by Foreign Affairs, BBC, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera, Agence France-Presse, Huffington Post, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and The National Interest, among other leading publications. He can be reached at Follow him on Twitter at @Richeydarian.

Articles by this author

Saturday, April 04, 2015
The Great Convergence with Iran
A final, comprehensive agreement is yet to be drafted and signed, but by all indications negotiators have finally achieved a breakthrough in the decade-and-a-half-long Iranian nuclear negotiations. The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPA) framework agreement, announced in Lausanne, Switzerland...
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