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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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Ebaidalla Mahjoub Ebaidalla

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economic and Social Studies, University of Khartoum


Mohamed El Komi

American University in Egypt


AbdelRahmen El Lahga

Teaching Assistant, Institut superieur de Gestion de Tunis


Amirah El-Haddad

Senior Economist/Researcher, Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik/ German Development Institute


Nihal El-Megharbel

First Assistant to the Minister of Planning


Moataz El-Said

Economist, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF), USA


Asmaa Elbadawy

Independent Consultant


Yagoub Elryah

Assistant Professor, Industrial Research and Consultancy Center (IRCC)