MENASP Network Database

Social Policy Database

Database of Middle East North Africa Social Policy Expertise

Dr. Walid Merouani

Walid Merouani holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Caen-Normandy & a PhD in Economics and Applied Statistics from the High School of Statistics and Applied Economics (Algiers). Since 2011, he has investigated issues of pension, social protection and behavioural economics. He has published articles and has been involved in research projects related to these issues. Merouani frequents several research centres in France, Luxembourg and Algeria. Currently, he is a permanent researcher at the Center for Research in Applied Economic for Development where he is the head of the team working on ‘Economics of Social Security’. Merouani is also an associate researcher in the Centre for Research in Economic and Management (CREM-CNRS, France).

Doctorate, Université de Caen Normandie (France)
Current or most recent Employer

Head of Department, Director of Research, Project Manager, Senior Researcher

CREAD Alger / Applied Economics Research Center - Algeria
Time in Post - 10

Organisation Type: University

Regional Expertise

Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia,

Disciplinary or professional background

Civil service, Development (applied), Economics, Social/Public Policy, Other

Contact Info


Rue Djamel Eddine El-Afghani - El Hammadia BP.197، Bouzareah
Public Profiles

Current Areas of Policy Interest

Inequality ( 2 years )

Poverty or deprivation reduction ( 9 years )

Public Policy ( 9 years )

Health policy ( 9 years )

Social care ( 9 years )

Social protection

Social safety nets ( 9 years )

Labour and employment policies ( 5 years )

Social security systems ( 9 years )

Economic development ( 9 years )

Other macroeconomic issues ( 2 years )

Work relates to groups

Children ( 1 years )

Youth ( 2 years )

Elderly ( 9 years )

Areas of Policy Interest over the last ten years

Areas of Policy Interest researched, programmes designed and/or delivered in the last ten years

Poverty/deprivation reduction

Health policy (Including health insurance)

Social care

Social safety nets

Social security systems

Labour and employment polices

Economic development

Other macroeconomic issues


Academic publications
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Academic conferences
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Professional or Trade Press