The Economic Research Forum’s (ERF) Annual Conference, a tradition maintained since 1995, has become the premier regional event for economists of the Middle East; where new ideas are created and disseminated, where the community of researchers meet, and where excellence
ERF is pleased to announce the opportunity for some 20 participants from the ERF region (Arab countries, Iran and Turkey) to participate in a hands-on training workshop on panel data econometrics. ERF will cover the cost of travel and accommodation
CONTEXT Since 2011, Jordan has been buffeted by powerful external forces related to the situation in neighboring countries. The deteriorating security situation in the region as a whole, and Syria in particular, resulted in large flows of refugees into Jordan, a
Egypt: Youth Essay Competition A dynamic Private Sector and Entrepreneurship are vital for growth, economic development, and job creation. In the current socioeconomic context, social entrepreneurship can play an important factor in the growth recovery for Egypt. Social entrepreneurship builds on
ERF’s 24th Annual Conference was held 8-10 July 2018, in Cairo, Egypt. The main theme of the plenary sessions: The New Normal in the Global Economy: Challenges and Prospects for MENA.
ERF hosts a number of conferences and workshops each year, to disseminate ERF sponsored research and to bring stakeholders together to discuss new findings and the potential impact on policies. Moreover, nurturing promising researchers in the region lies at the heart of ERF's mission; accordingly, ERF also regularly holds capacity building events