The subsequent workshops examine further topics that continue to be central to the implementation and effects of the nationalization strategies, especially
- gender and population policies
- labor rights and regulations
- education and employment reforms
- domestic politics
- the future of the welfare state in the Gulf
The objective of the series is to provide a forum for in-depth examination and discussion of GCC nationalization initiatives, bringing together a core group of academics, researchers, government officials, and representatives of international organizations.