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Senior Associates



Our Senior Associates

Senior Associates are senior professionals whose past research credentials and present position of influence provides an essential channel of communication with the policymaking community. Senior Associates are nominated by Research Fellows and/ or Board members, according to criteria that takes into account past research track record, current position of influence, international reputation and potential contribution to the ERF mission.

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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Bernard Hoekman

Professor and Program Director, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, European University Institute


Jalaleddin Jalali

Member of Academic Staff and Head of the Globalization Studies Group, Institute for Management and Planning Studies, Tehran, Iran


Taher Kanaan

Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies


Robert Mabro

Fellow of St Antony's College, Oxford


Samir Makdisi

Professor Emeritus of Economics, American University of Beirut


Michel Marto

Chairman, Housing Bank for Trade & Finance


Ali Naghi Mashyayekhi

Dean, Graduate School of Management and Systems, Sharif University of Technology


Mahmoud Mohieldin

The World Bank


Mustapha Nabli

Economic Research Forum


Masoud Nili

Head of Economics Department, Sharif University of Technology


Jeffrey Nugent

Professor of Economics, University of Southern California


Othman Mohamed Othman

Former Minister of Economic Development, Egypt


John Page

The Brookings Institution