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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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Nader Kabbani

Director of Research, Brookings Doha Center


Fadhel Kaboub

Associate Professor of Economics, Denison University


Muhsin Kar

Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Cukurova University


Fida Karam

Associate Professor, Gulf University for Science and Technology, Kuwait


Zouhour Karray

Professor, Department of Economics, University of Tunis


Aysegul Kayaoglu

Assistant Professor of Economics at Istanbul Technical University


Ahmed Khalifa

Associate Professor of Economics, Qatar University


Saed Khalil

Division Chief of the Macroeconomic Analysis and Outlook, Palestine Monetary Authority


Yilmaz Kilicaslan

Associate Professor Doctor, Department of Economics, Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey