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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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Mehmet Serkan Tosun

Chair, Department of Economics, College of Business, University of Nevada-Reno


Mohamed Trabelsi

Senior Economist, International Monetary Fund


Semih Tumen

Deputy Executive Director, Central Bank, Turkey


Insan Tunali

Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Koç University


Rima Turk Ariss

Associate Professor of Finance, School of Business, Lebanese American University


Ercan Uygur

Professor of Economics & Chairman of Department of Economics, Ankara University


Ebru Voyvoda

Economic Affairs Officer, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Division of Globalization and Development Strategies (GDS)


Jackline Wahba

Professor of Economics, University of Southampton, UK


Erinç Yeldan

Professor, Department of Economics, Bilkent University


Kamil Yilmaz

Professor of Economics, Koç University


Tarik Yousef

Senior Fellow, Global Economy & Development, and Director, Brookings Doha Center


Antoine Zahlan

International Science Policy Consultant


Chahir Zaki

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


Jamel Eddine Zarrouk

Chief Economist, Islamic Development Bank


Huda Zurayk

Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, the American University of Beirut