Breaking the Impasse: The Baghdad-Erbil Budget Divide
On May 20, 2021, the Institute of Regional and International Studies (IRIS) at the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani (AUIS) hosted a public webinar with Ahmed Tabaqchali (Senior Fellow, IRIS), Megan Connelly (Non-Resident Fellow, IRIS), and Sarwar Abdullah (Lecturer, University of Sulaimani), moderated by IRIS Researcher Hamzeh al-Shadeedi.
The webinar discussed the findings from the second edition of the Iraq Economic Review entitled "Breaking the Impasse: The Baghdad-Erbil Budget Divide."
The Review addresses the ongoing disagreements between Baghdad and Erbil on the national budget and oil revenue sharing.
To watch the full-length webinar click here.
To read the full report, click here.