The Political Economy Project (PEP) is pleased to invite nominations for our 2016 Middle East Political Economy Book Prize. PEP aims to recognize and disseminate exceptional critical work on the political economy of the Middle East. While the book must have a political economy theme, we welcome nominations from across academic disciplines. Submissions will be read and judged by a committee drawn from PEP’s membership. Eligible texts must have been published in 2013, 2014 or 2015 and can be either Arabic or English language. The book must make an original contribution to critical political economy research. The author(s) of the winning book will receive a prize of US$1000 and will be invited to give a talk at a PEP affiliated University. The author(s) will also be interviewed by PEP’s affiliate Audio Journal, Status/الوضع.
Deadline for submission is Friday 26 February 2016. If you intend to participate, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org and send three copies of the text should be sent to the following address:
Arab Studies Institute
4087 University Drive
Commerce Building, 3rd Floor, Suite 3200
Fairfax VA 22030
Two copies will be returned once the committee has reached a decision. If mailing three texts presents a financial hardship to the author s/he should send a request for financial assistance to:
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