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Tarek Ghani is a nonresident fellow in the Global Economy and Development program at the Brookings Institution. He is chief economist and director of the Future of Conflict Program at the International Crisis Group, where he leads research, policy analysis, and advocacy on how climate change, digital technologies, and the global economy impact deadly conflicts. He has published in the American Economic Review, AEJ: Microeconomics, Foreign Affairs, and Harvard Business Review.

Ghani is an assistant professor of strategy (on public service leave) at Washington University's Olin Business School. He is an associate of the Empirical Studies of Conflict Project at Princeton University, and an affiliate of the International Growth Centre at London School of Economics and Political Science. From 2006-2009, he oversaw conflict prevention grants at the Humanity United foundation. He has 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. in business and public policy 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. He is chief economist and director of the Future of Conflict Program at the International Crisis Group, where he leads research, policy analysis, and advocacy on how climate change, digital technologies, and the global economy impact deadly conflicts. He has published in the American Economic Review, AEJ: Microeconomics, Foreign Affairs, and Harvard Business Review.

Ghani is an assistant professor of strategy (on public service leave) at Washington University’s Olin Business School. He is an associate of the Empirical Studies of Conflict Project at Princeton University, and an affiliate of the International Growth Centre at London School of Economics and Political Science. From 2006-2009, he oversaw conflict prevention grants at the Humanity United foundation. He has 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. in business and public policy from University of California, Berkeley and a B.S. from Stanford University.

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