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Tarek Ghani is a nonresident fellow in the Global Economy and Development program at the Brookings Institution. Ghani is an assistant professor of strategy at Washington University in St. Louis and a senior economic adviser at the International Crisis Group. He has published in the American Economic Review, AEJ: Microeconomics, Foreign Affairs, and Harvard Business Review.

Ghani is an associate of Princeton's Empirical Studies of Conflict Project and an affiliate of LSE's International Growth Centre. From 2020-2021, he was chief economist and director of the Future of Conflict Program at the International Crisis Group. From 2015-2016, he was the ESOC Postdoctoral Fellow at Princeton's School of Public and International Affairs. From 2006-2009, he oversaw conflict prevention grants at the Humanity United foundation. He has also worked with the Center for Global Development, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the United States Institute of Peace and the World Bank. He holds a Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley and a B.S. from Stanford University.

Tarek Ghani is a nonresident fellow in the Global Economy and Development program at the Brookings Institution. Ghani is an assistant professor of strategy at Washington University in St. Louis and a senior economic adviser at the International Crisis Group. He has published in the American Economic Review, AEJ: Microeconomics, Foreign Affairs, and Harvard Business Review.

Ghani is an associate of Princeton’s Empirical Studies of Conflict Project and an affiliate of LSE’s International Growth Centre. From 2020-2021, he was chief economist and director of the Future of Conflict Program at the International Crisis Group. From 2015-2016, he was the ESOC Postdoctoral Fellow at Princeton’s School of Public and International Affairs. From 2006-2009, he oversaw conflict prevention grants at the Humanity United foundation. He has also worked with the Center for Global Development, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the United States Institute of Peace and the World Bank. He holds a Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley and a B.S. from Stanford University.

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