Riad al Khouri

Riad al Khouri, a Jordanian economist, is Dean of the Business School at the Lebanese French University in Erbil, Iraq and Senior Economist at the William Davidson Institute of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. His recent publications include “National security issues in Euro-Med and US FTA agreements in the Middle East” (Aussenwirtschaft journal, St Gallen 2007), EU and US Free Trade Agreements in the MENA (Carnegie Foundation, Paper No. 8 Washington DC/Beirut 2008, in Arabic and English), and “Lessons from the US-Jordan FTA” (Peterson Institute for International Economics The US-Morocco FTA Washington DC 2009) as well as numerous op-ed articles in European, American, and Middle East periodicals.


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