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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


Nergiz Dincer

Professor, TED University, Turkey


Ishac Diwan

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


Ozan Ekşi

Assistant Professor of Economics, TOBB University


Amany El Anshasy

Assistant Professor, United Arab Emirates University


Mahmoud El Jafari

Dean, College of Business and Economics , AlQuds University


Mohamed El Komi

Assistant Professor, Economics Department, American University in Cairo,


AbdelRahmen El Lahga

Associate Professor, Institut superieur de Gestion de Tunis, Tunisia


Najat El Mekkaoui

Professor of Economics ,University Paris-Dauphine


Mohamed El-Erian

Chief Economic Advisor at Allianz, the corporate parent of PIMCO


Mahmoud El-Gamal

Rice University, USA


Amirah El-Haddad

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


Fatma El-Hamidi

Visiting Lecturer, Economics Department, University of Pittsburgh