Relli Shechter* is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Middle East Studies, Ben-Gurion University. 

Research interests: Middle Class Societies, Business History, Consumption Studies, 
the Economic History of the Middle East. 

Current project: Conundrums of mass consumption: a social history of oil boom in Egypt and Saudi Arabia. (See
research abstract). 


See recent interview at http://www.greenprophet.com/2012/04/the-rise-fall-of-consumer-society-in-the-middle-east/


Online archive of images and texts from previous research on the history of the Egyptian tobacco market, 1850-2000.
 
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Sometimes wrongly spelled Schechter
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