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ERF – EBRD Seminar on Job Creation and Productivity in Egypt: Evidence from the Egypt Economic Census

Context Creating jobs, particularly formal, skilled, and decent jobs is one of the most pressing challenges facing the Egyptian economy. Moreover, the development of a vibrant private sector is essential for ... read more


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Female Labor in Egyptian Manufacturing Sector: The Demand Side Story

Hanan Nazier

This study investigated demand for female labor in Egyptian manufacturing sector. It utilized information provided in the C13 together with data from the ELMPS2012 to estimate wage rate by gender ... read more


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Job Creation or Labor Absorption? An Analysis of Private Sector Job Growth in Egypt

Ragui Assaad, Caroline Krafft and Chaimaa Yassin

Creating jobs, especially good jobs, is one of the greatest challenges facing Egypt. This paper investigates the nature of job growth in Egypt, including the firm, industry, and worker characteristics ... read more


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Maleke Fourati

Maleke Fourati is a PhD Candidate in Economics at UNSW.


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Davide Luca

Davide is a Visiting Fellow at the LSE Middle East Centre and a Research Fellow at the Gran Sasso Science Institute. He was previously a Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard Kennedy ... read more


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Structural Transformation in Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia: Patterns, Drivers and Constraints

Rim Mouelhi and Monia Ghazali

This paper conducts an analysis of the structural transformation in three MENA countries, Tunisia, Morocco and Egypt over a long time span (1960-2010). We examine labor productivity evolution and structural ... read more


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Uchechukwu Jarrett

Uchechukwu Jarrett is Assistant Professor of practice in Economics at University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska. He specializes in international trade, Growth and development, and has several working papers in these ... read more


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Chronic Illness and Labor Market Participation in Arab Countries: Evidence from Egypt and Tunisia

Ebaidalla Mahjoub Ebaidalla and Mohammed Elhaj Mustafa Ali

This study examines the effect of chronic illness on labor force participation in Egypt and Tunisia, using Labor Market Panel Surveys for both Egypt (ELMPS 2012) and Tunisia (TLMPS 2014). ... read more


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Mohammed Elhaj Mustafa Ali

Mohammed Elhaj Mustafa Ali is a Sudanese national. He is assistant professor at Department of Economics, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, University of Kassala, Sudan. Currently, he holds the ... read more


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John Sloan

John Sloan is an Economist at United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ESCWA). Masters and Undergraduate degrees in Economics and Development Studies with strong interest in economic development, industrial policy, ... read more