Sarah Najm

Research interests: Interaction of alternative and conventional energy markets; interaction of macroeconomics and microeconomics; pollution havens; institutions; redistribution and economic inequality.

Current administrative roles:

  • Director of graduate studies committee (M.Sc. program) September 2020 - present
  • Member of quality assurance committee 

​Current affiliations:

  • March 2019-  : Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia 

  • April 2019-   : Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow, Department of Economics, University of Reading, United Kingdom

Selected Research activities: 

  • Invited sessional chair, The role of women empowerment in the Saudi economy Workshop, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Saudi Economic Association, December 2019

  • Member of Scientific Committee, Royal Economic Society Symposium of Young Researchers, University of Sussex, March 2018

  • Ph.D. seminar series organizer, Department of Economics, University of Reading, UK. 2016-2017

  • Conference presentations, including: ISEFI 2018-2016, Paris, France; 2nd HAEE Energy (2017), Athens, Greece


  • 2014 - 2018: Ph.D. University of Reading, UK

  • 2011-2012: M.Sc. Economic, University of York, UK