Omar S. Dahi

Associate Professor of Economics
Hampshire College

Omar S. Dahi, associate professor of economics, received his B.A. in economics from California State University at Long Beach, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana.

His research and teaching interests are in the areas of economic development and international trade, with a special focus on South-South economic cooperation, and on the political economy of the Middle East and North Africa


-Selby, Jan, Omar S. Dahi, Christiane Fröhlich, and Mike Hulme. "Climate change and the Syrian civil war revisited." Political Geography 61 (2017).

-Dahi, Omar, and Firat Demir. South–South Trade and Finance in the Twenty-First Century: Rise of the South Or a Second Great Divergence. Anthem Press, 2016.

-Dahi, Omar. "The refugee crisis in Lebanon and Jordan: the need for economic development spending." Forced Migration Review 47 (2014): 11.