Mitchell Belfer


Mitchell Belfer
President Euro Gulf Information Centre

Dr Mitchell Belfer is currently President of the Euro-Gulf Information Centre (Rome, Italy), Senior Lecturer in International Relations, Terrorism and Security at the Metropolitan University Prague (Czech Republic) and Editor in Chief of the Central European Journal of International and Security Studies. In addition to his numerous works of scholarship and presentations in academic and political forums, Mitchell is also a frequent international media contributor and often speaks on Radio France International (among other outlets) and has written for the Wall Street Journal, National Review, the Government Gazette, Parliament Magazine and an assortment of others. Mitchell specialises in security related issues in the Arab Gulf and wider Middle East region with an emphasis on: terrorism, counter-terrorism, counter-insurgency, radical ideologies, small state foreign policies, geopolitics and geo-economics. Mitchell’s last monograph, Small State, Dangerous Region: A Strategic Assessment of Bahrain was released in 2014 by Peter Lang Publishing in Frankfurt, Germany.


Papers Published in Journal of Gulf Economics:

The Economic Costs of Political Violence in Bahrain

Comments Published on Gulf Economics: