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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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Ali Darrat

Professor in Finance, Louisiana Tech University, USA


Nurhan Davutyan

Professor and Head, Department of International Trade and Finance, Kadir Has University


Meltem Dayioglu Tayfur

Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Middle East Technical University, Turkey


Riza Demirer

Professor, Department of Economics & Finance, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville- Present


Nergiz Dincer

Associate Professor, TED University, Turkey


Ishac Diwan

Chair Arab World, Paris Sciences et Lettres, visiting researcher at the Paris School of Economics