Curriculum Vitae

Professional Experience: 

Since 2020 Researcher at the Euro-Mediterranean Economists Association (EMEA)
Involved in different research projects and the European projects:

2019-2020 Reaserch assistant
Paris Dauphine University
Studying the savings and spending behavior among retired and close to retirement French household (using the SHARE database)
Since 2013 Organization of the Annual International Workshop on Pension, Insurance and Saving
Paris Dauphine University

Around 40 papers presented and discussed
Mission: Paper discussion, communication, organization of the program, invitations, website development and management of the organizing team
2013-2018 Contractual doctoral student (doctorant contractuel) and Temporary Lecturer and Research Assistant (ATER)
Paris Dauphine University
Mission: Teaching and performing economic research
September 2012 Economist
FFSA (French Association of Insurance Companies)
Mission: Analysis on the low long term interest rates in Europe and France
Summer 2012 Intern
DIAL (Paris Dauphine University Economics Laboratory)
Mission: Analysis of a Euro shock on the Moroccan banking sector
Summer 2011 Intern
CEPII (French Government Economic Think Tank)
Performing research and Studying the International Monetary System


2012 to 2017: Ph.D in Economics
Université Paris-Dauphine
Doctoral scholarship from Paris Dauphine University
Dissertation Topic: Financial market development and growth in MENA region
Advisor: Najat El Mekkaoui
Jury Members: Hippolyte d’Albis (President), Mouez Fodha (Examiner), Grégory Ponthière (Examiner) and Philippe De Vreyer
2011–2012: Master’s Degree in International Economics and Development – Research
Université Paris-Dauphine
2010–2011: Master’s Degree in Applied Mathematics and Modeling in Economics
UPMC Paris 6 & Ecole Polytechnique
2004–2008: BsC in Applied Mathematics
Sharif University – Tehran

 Computing Skills: 

Software: STATA, E-Views, R
Matlab, Mathematica


French Fluent
English Fluent
Persian  Native
Spanish  Intermediate
Arabic Beginner

Downloadable versions:

English PDF
French PDF CV_forouheshfar_fr_2017