Honors Theses

Date of Award

Spring 5-1-2020

Document Type

Undergraduate Thesis


Croft Institute for International Studies

First Advisor

Vivian Ibrahim

Second Advisor

Gang Guo

Third Advisor

Yael Zeira

Relational Format

Table Based


This study examines the potential existence of a correlation between youth unemployment and Islamic Radicalization in the MENA using data from the World Bank, the Global Terrorism Database, and the Arab Barometer. It aims to add to the current body of research regarding socioeconomic drivers for radicalization and terrorism.

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