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Upcoming Workshop: Advanced Panel Data Techniques Applied to Economic Modelling

ERF is pleased to announce the opportunity for some 20 participants from the ERF region (Arab countries, Iran and Turkey) to participate in a hands-on training workshop on panel data ... read more


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Working Papers

Do myopia and asymmetric information matter in the demand for social insurance?

Walid Merouani, Nacer-Eddine Hammouda and Claire El Moudden

This article challenges the topic of low demand for social insurance by exploring an original survey in the Algerian labor market. Related literature has focused on the efficiency of social ... read more


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Walid Merouani

Walid Merouani holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Caen-Normandy & a PhD in Economics and Applied Statistics from the High School of Statistics and Applied Economics (Algiers). ... read more


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Thomas Ginn

Thomas is a PhD student in Economics at Stanford University, focusing on forced migration in the Middle East and Africa. He has worked in Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq, studying the ... read more


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Hilde C. Bjørnland

Hilde C. Bjornland is a Professor of Economics at the BI Norwegian Business School. She holds a Master of Science in Econometrics and Mathematical Economics from London School of Economics, ... read more


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Policy Briefs

The Use of ICT and Employment Generation

Yilmaz Kilicaslan and Ünal Töngür

In a nutshell The World Bank (2016) estimates that 57 percent of workers in OECD countries are at risk of losing their jobs due to automation and computerization in ... read more


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Maye Ehab

Maye Ehab is currently a Doctoral Fellow at the Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences. Ehab received an MA in Economics from the American University in Cairo in 2010 and ... read more


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Working Papers

The Evolution of Wage Formation and Inequality in Jordan in 2010-2016

Rami Galal and Mona Said

This paper investigates wage formation and inequality in Jordan over the period 2010 to 2016 using the Jordan Labor Market Panel Surveys. We take stock of the main distributional features ... read more