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Policy Affiliates



Our Policy Affiliates

The Policy Affiliate category is intended for economists who no longer engage in academic research but are active in conducting policy work, advising policymakers and building research capacity through teaching. Policy Affiliates are nominated by the Advisory Committee and appointed by the Board of Trustees. Membership in this category is not open for application.

our Affiliates

ERF affiliates form the backbone of our network, representing 20 countries in the region, with 70 percent of all affiliates residing in the region.  Currently, there are 311 affiliates: 179 Research Fellows, 66 Research Associates, 42 Senior Associates and 24 Policy Affiliates.

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Adam Elhiraika

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa


Mahmoud Elkhafif

Officer-in-Charge - Special Coordinator, Assistance to the Palestinian People, Division on Globalization and Development Strategies, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)


Samiha Fawzy

Cairo University


Sofiane Ghali

Dean, Higher School of Economic and Commercial Sciences of Tunis, University of Tunis


Omneia Helmy

Professor of Economics, Cairo University


Zouhour Karray

Professor, Department of Economics, University of Tunis


Imed Limam

Economic Advisor, Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD), Kuwait


Sahar Nasr

Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance, Kuwait


Heba Nassar

Vice President, Cairo University


Mohammed Omran

Executive Chairman, The Financial Regulatory Authority (FRA)


Ibrahim Saif

Former Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Jordan


Wassim Shahin

Dean, School of Business, Lebanese American University


Sahar Tohamy

Visiting Assistant Professor, Emory University Emory