By the Blouin News Video staff

VIDEO: Egypt’s economy

by in Middle East.

As Egypt’s political stability continues to deteriorate, so too does its economic situation. Tuesday saw the departure of an IMF team — in-country to discuss a $4.8 billion loan request — after it became evident that the nation’s opposition movements would not broadly support the economic plan proposed by the Morsi administration. Natasha Ghoneim goes on the ground in Cairo to investigate the macro and micro aspects of this issue, from bread and fuel subsidies to the darker side of neoliberal economics.