Portrait of Jasim Husain

Jasim Husain

Bahrain-based Jasim Husain is an independent researcher tracing socio-economic and socio- political developments within the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries (Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain).  He is a former Bahraini member of parliament. Elected in 2006 and 2010 Jasim served on the parliament’s Finance and Economic Committee.

Jasim writes weekly columns in Arabic and English concerning economic developments of the GCC states.