Maher Gordah holds a Ph.D in economics from the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis. He specializes in economic development and institutional analysis issues. From 2014 to 2017, and in parallel with his consulting activities, he was a lecturer at the Université de Montréal. His academic articles have been published in Revue d’Économie industrielle and Région et développement. He worked with the Montreal Economic Institute from January to May 2019.