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Research Fellows

Our Research Fellows

ERF Fellows are highly qualified economists, holding PhDs in economics or related fields and having published at least two articles in refereed journals. Research Fellows are the only affiliates with voting rights. Fellows are nominated by peers, screened by ERF’s Advisory Committee and approved by the Board of Trustees . They are selected on the basis of a criteria proposed by the advisory committee and approved by the Board of Trustees.

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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Mohammad Abbasi-Shavazi

Professor, Department of Demography, University of Tehran

Abdel Mahmoud M. Abdel Rahman

Professor, Department of Economics, King Saud University

Abla Abdel-Latif

Egyptian Center for Economic Studies

Touhami Abdelkhalek

Professor of Higher Education, National Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics

Salaheddin Abosedra

American University in Emirates

Hala Abou-Ali

Professor, Cairo University

Abdelfattah Abu-Shokor

Professor of Economics, An-Najah National University

Bassam Abual-Foul

Associate Professor of Economics, American University of Sharjah

Lahcen Achy

Deputy Director at International Monetary Fund

Ahmet Halis Akder

Professor of Economic Policy, Middle East Technical University, Turkey

Shireen Al Azzawi

Lecturer, Department of Economics, Santa Clara University, CA, USA

Mazin Al Janabi

Full Professor of Finance & Banking, EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey (Monterrey Institute of Technology), Santa Fe Campus, Mexico City

Almukhtar Saif Al-Abri

Assistant Professor of Economics, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Yousef Hamad Al-Ebraheem

Economic Advisor, The Amiri Diwan in the capacity of Minister, Kuwait

Abdulrazak Al-Faris

Director of Economic Planning, Policies & Economic Studies Sector, Dubai Economic Council

Mahmoud Al-Iriani

Economic Advisor, Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED)