Portrait of Khaldia Al Kasm

Khaldia Al Kasm : Senior Consultant

Khaldia is a member of Oxera’s Transport, Regulation & Market Design, and Impact Assessment & Policy teams. She has over seven years of experience in applying economics to a range of issues in public policy,  regulation and competition. Her work includes business cases, economic impact assessments, and evaluation design.

Before joining Oxera, Khaldia was part of the Arup City Economics team. She also spent four years at Economic Insight.

Khaldia speaks English, and Arabic.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3839 9872

Khaldia's specialisms include:

Selected
professional experience

  • Managed a project advising on the traffic forecasting approach of a European airport (2022–23)

  • Managed a project assessing the economic value of night flights for a large UK airport (2023)

  • Estimated the economic cost of ill health among the working-age population for The Times (2022)

  • Advised the UK Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities on its quantitative evaluation approach to the freeports programme (2022)

  • Supported Transport Infrastructure Ireland in the economic case for road user charging on the national roads network in Ireland (2022)

  • Managed a project to support the ScaleUp Institute in its evaluation of the peer network programme, a flagship programme funded by Innovate UK EDGE (2021–22)

Qualifications

  • BSc Economics, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

  • MSc Economics, University College London, UK

Latest Insights:  Khaldia Al Kasm

Berlin Discussion Forum

Transition from Gas Markets to Hydrogen Markets Over the summer, the transition to hydrogen has gained further momentum. The direction of travel has become clearer with the approval of the European Commission’s €2bn government funding for thyssenkrupp Steel’s “tkH2Steel” decarbonization project, the EU Delegated Acts on Renewable Hydrogen approval in… Read More

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