– Associate Director, Natural Resource Studies, Fraser Institute
Elmira Aliakbari is Associate Director of Natural Resource Studies at the Fraser Institute. She received her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Guelph in 2016 and her B.S. in Economics and an M.A. in Economics from the University of Tehran in Iran (2003 and 2007). She has studied public policy involving energy and environment for nearly 7 years. Prior to joining the Fraser Institute Ms. Aliakbari was Director of Research, Energy, Ecology and Prosperity with the Frontier Center for Public Policy. Her commentaries have appeared in major Canadian newspapers such as the Globe and Mail, National Post, Financial Post and Edmonton Journal.