Peter Harris

Peter Harris is an assistant professor of political science at Colorado State University and a frequent contributor to Gulf State Analytics, a Washington, DC-based geopolitical risk consultancy and partner of Fair Observer.

What Does Brexit Mean for the Gulf?

July 20, 2017

The implications of Brexit will not be confined to the national stage. In June 2016, the British people voted to exit the European Union — a momentous choice that took the political establishment by almost complete surprise and which continues to reverberate through British politics. For a brief moment during...

Donald Trump and Washington’s Arab Gulf Allies

March 17, 2017

Will Donald Trump’s brand of anti-internationalism prove to be a new status quo or a short-lived aberration? Donald Trump’s presidency has great potential to bring about significant changes in global affairs. Throughout his candidacy, Trump railed against globalism while advocating an “America First” posture that would unabashedly place the country’s...