Columbia International Affairs Online: Working Papers

CIAO DATE: 06/2014

Islamists in Government: Do They Moderate Once in Power?

Eric Trager, Haroon Ullah, Vish Sakthivel

May 2014

The Washington Institute for Near East Policy


A senior State Department advisor and two Washington Institute scholars discuss what lessons can -- and cannot -- be drawn from the Islamist political experience in Egypt, Pakistan, Morocco, and other countries.