In this presentation, Dr. Atif Kubursi examines the importance of oil in the region in Iran and how it is related to the recent threats being made to it by Israel and the United States.
Atif Kubursi is emeritus professor of economics and also teaches in the Arts and Science Programme at McMaster University. Dr. Kubursi also taught economics at Purdue University in Indiana, USA, was senior academic visitor at Cambridge University, UK in 1974/75, and lectured and consulted at Harvard between1989-1998. Dr. Kubursi also served as the Acting Executive Secretary, at the Undersecretary General level, of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia in 2006, 2007 and 2008. He is the recipient of the Canadian Centennial Medal.
Organized by Citizens against War with Iran.
Video edited by Adnan Zuberi.