Hesham Sallam

Hesham Sallam is senior research scholar and associate director for research at Stanford University’s Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law.

January 2024, Volume 35, Issue 1

The Autocrat-in-Training: The Sisi Regime at 10

Egypt’s general-turned-president has spent lavishly, cemented the military’s political and economic control, and, afraid of suffering Mubarak’s fate, become increasingly repressive. But with crushing inflation and everyday people suffering, is Sisi losing his grip?