SOAS University of London

School of Finance and Management

Dr Sahar Rad

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Sahar Rad
School of Finance and Management

Lecturer in International Management (MENA)

Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS)


Dr Sahar Rad
Email address:
020 7898 4145
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
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Thursday 11 - 1


Dr Sahar T. Rad is a development economist focusing on the political economy of international development, particularly in the Middle East and North Africa. She holds a PhD in development economics from SOAS. Her areas of research and work include international trade and investment, conflict and economic development, political transition and economic transformation, political economy of institutions, and the global development architecture. Dr Rad has taught international economics, political economy and development economics at King's College London, SOAS and the University of Westminster, and has also worked as a senior economist in several international development organisations, including the United Nations, the International Labour Organisation, and the African Development Bank.




Pradella, Lucia and Taghdisi Rad, Sahar (2017) 'Libya and Europe: imperialism, crisis and migration'. Third World Quarterly, (38) 11, pp 2411-2427.

Monographs and Working Papers

Taghdisi Rad, Sahar (2011) Jordan’s Paradox of Growth without Employment: A Microcosm of the Middle East?. London: Centre for Development Policy and Research, Development Viewpoint 65.


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