The Economic Research Forum Call for Proposals

The Economic Research Forum (ERF) is pleased to announce a second call for proposals in the context of its competition on Environmental Challenges in the Region.

ERF and non-ERF affiliates from the region are invited to submit proposals for original research under the theme of “New Frontiers in the Economics of Environment in the ERF-Region”1.

Researchers are invited to submit proposals where economic analysis is used to study the environmental problem in question leading to policy implications and recommendations under the following sub-themes and related topics.

Proposals on other topics involving economic analysis of environmental issues are also welcomed.


  • Researchers should have expertise in the topic being researched.

  • The primary target of the research competition is researchers from the The Middle East and North Africa (MENA)region, with interest in environmental issues.

  • Researchers must be affiliated with a research or academic institution.

    All interested researchers should first submit a two-page, or 700 words preliminary proposal containing: Title of the project, Project Leader, Institution, Contact information (name, address, telephone, fax, email) and general description of the problem.

    Preliminary proposals must consist of the three following sections: Motivation and Outline, Methodology and Analysis, Policy Implications.

    Researchers are encouraged to describe preliminary results and policy implications if possible.

    Deadline: 1st October

    For more information and application, visit: The Economic Research Forum Call for Proposals Website

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