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Walid Marrouch

Research Fellows

Associate Professor, Lebanese American University (LAU)


Areas of Interest:

  • Environmental and Resource Economics
  • Energy Economics
  • Applied Game Theory
  • Development Economics

Education:

  • Ph.D. Applied Economics, HEC Montréal (aff. with University of Montreal), 2009
  • M.A. Economics, Concordia University, 2004
  • B.A. Economics, American University of Beirut, 2002

Experience:

  • Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Adnan Kassar School of Business, Lebanese American University (LAU), 2015 – present
  • Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, Lebanese American University (LAU), 2019 – present
  • Associate Chairperson, Department of Economics, LAU, 2012 – 2019
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Adnan Kassar School of Business, Lebanese American University, 2009 – 2015
  • Short-term consultant with the European Commission (2011), ILO (2013), & UNDP (2014)
  • Lecturer, Department of Applied Economics, HEC Montréal, 2007 –2009
  • Research & Teaching Assistant, Department of Economics, Concordia University, Montreal, 2002–2004

Latest Publications:

  • “Employment and skill mismatch among youth in Lebanon” (with Dibeh, G. and Fakih, A.), International Journal of Manpower, (Forthcoming)
  • “Tourism-Growth Nexus under Duress: Lebanon during the Syrian Crisis” (with Dibeh, G. and Fakih, A.), Tourism Economics, (Forthcoming)
  • “Labor Market and Institutional Drivers of Youth Irregular Migration in the Middle East and North Africa Region” (with Dibeh, G. and Fakih, A.), Journal of Industrial Relations, Volume 61 issue 2, pp. 225-251
  • “Environmental Kuznets Curve, a Mirage? A Semi-parametric Analysis for MENA countries” (with Fakih, A.), International Advances in Economic Research, volume 25, issue 1, 2019, pp. 113–119
  • “Guns and butter? Military expenditure and health spending on the eve of the Arab Spring” (with Coutts, A., Daoud, A., Fakih, A. & Reinsberg, B.), Defence and Peace Economics, volume 30, issue 2, 2019, pp. 227–237
  • “Decision to Emigrate Amongst the Youth in Lebanon” (with Dibeh, G. and Fakih, A.), International Migration, volume 56, issue 1, January 2018, pp. 5–22. (lead article)
  • “Adaptation Technology and Free-Riding Incentives in International Environmental Agreements” (with Ray Chaudhuri, A. and Benchekroun, H.). in S. Cagatay, O. Kayalca and H. Mihci (eds.), Economics of International Environmental Agreements: A Critical Approach, Routledge Explorations in Environmental Economics, Routledge U.K, March 2017, chapter 11

 

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