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Research Associates



Our Research Associates

Research Associates are promising young regional scholars holding a PhD in Economics or a related subject whom ERF assists in capacity building. Research associates are nominated by peers, screened by ERF’s Advisory Committee and approved by the Board of Trustees . They are non-voting members of the ERF constituency.

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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Ibrahim Awad

Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics and Business, Al-Quds University


Olfa Frini

Assistant Professor, Higher Institute of Accounting and Business Administration, Manouba University Tunisia


Moundir Lassassi

Researcher, Centre de Recherche en Economie Appliquée pour le Développement (CREAD)


Hashem Abou Wafia

Senior Lecturer of Finance, University of Westminster


Hany Abdel-Latif

Lecturer in Economics, Swansea University UK


Badreldin Mohamed Ahmed Abdulrahman

Associate Professor of Economics,University of Zalingei, Sudan


Yosr Abid-Fourati

Expert in governance and regional public management, German Cooperation - GIZ, Tunisia


Wifag Adnan

Assistant Professor of Economics, Zayed University


Ibrahim Al Hawarin

Associate Professor, Al-Hussein Bin Talal University


Barış Alpaslan

University of Cambridge, UK


Amine Amar

Statistician engineer and Consultant, Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN)


Salim Mahmoud Araji

Economic Development and Integration Division (EDID)


Mohammad Arzaghi

Associate Professor of Economics, American University of Sharjah


Gunes Arkadas Asik

Assistant Professor of Economics, TOBB Economics and Technology University


Samer Atallah

Assistant Professor, Economics Department, The American University in Cairo


Mona Farid Badran

Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University