Stagnation or Growth? Algeria's Development Pathway to 2040

In the face of continued widespread protests, Algeria needs to implement far-reaching social, economic and governance reforms. This report looks at the country’s current development trajectory and how four crucial components which culminate in a positive Algerian Dream future could change things for the better. The first two simulate reform of the political governance and subsidy system, as well as its rentier economy. The third shows a shift towards renewable energy, greater agricultural productivity and better management of its water resources, and the fourth, the investment in the knowledge economy.