Ali Aissaoui

Senior Visiting Research Fellow

Having retired from a long career Ali returned to the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies as a visiting research fellow. He is also acting as an independent consultant, providing advisory in his field of experience and expertise.

Ali has long been involved in extensive research on the political economy of petroleum with a particular interest in exploring how political, institutional, socio-economic and technological factors combine to shape energy policy. During his last years working for a regional multilateral development bank, he has broadened his research perspective and sharpened his focus on energy investment, investment climate, and financing across the region of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

In addition to informing policy decision-making, Ali regularly shares some of his research findings and put them to use as a speaker, discussant and peer reviewer.

Ali’s involvement in relevant professional associations has provided him opportunities to interact with fellow experts and keep abreast of fast-changing global trends. In addition to the International Association for Energy Economics, I am a member of the Oxford Energy Policy Club, the Arab Energy Club, the Paris Energy Club, and the Algiers Energy Club.

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