Experts Individuals with PhDs or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Involvement and Affiliations:
Member, Research Advisory Group and Visiting Senior Researcher, Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS)
Professor Emeritus, Department of Food and Resource Economics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Member, Board of Development, Nordic Association of Agricultural Economic Research
Former Director of Research, Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS)
Former Visiting Professor, University of London and Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Former Editor, Quarterly Economic and Social Monitor, a joint initiative by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) and Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute (MAS)
Cowritten with Ziad Ghaith, "The Economic Base of Israel's Colonial Settlements in the West Bank," Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute, www.mas.ps, 2012
"The Palestine State: Economic Integration Despite Geographic Discontinuity," Palestine Economic Policy Research Institute, www.mas.ps, 2011
"As If There Is No Occupation: The Limits of Palestinian Authority Strategy," Middle East Research and Information Project, www.merip.org, Sep. 22, 2011
Cowritten with Samia Al-Bothem, PhD, "The Political Economy of Food Aid to Palestine," The Economics of Peace and Security, 2008
"Economic Foundation for Peace?: The Case of Trade Policy in the Oslo Agreement," in Trade Policy and Economic Integration in the Middle East and North Africa: Economic Boundaries in Flux, Eds. Hassan Hakimian, PhD, and Jeffrey B. Nugent, PhD, 2004
Coedited with David Cobham, PhD, The Economics of Palestine: Economic Policy and Institutional Reform for a Viable Palestinian State, 2004
Has consulted with a number of international and Scandinavian organizations, including Danida, the World Bank, and the European Union.