The length of commute time to work influence the access to employment opportunities and individuals’ outcomes. Women are unable to take the same lengthy commute ...
Variations in hourly wage rates explain most of gross earnings inequality among all workers in most countries (OECD 2011). Through running re-centered influence function regressions, ...
This paper investigates wage formation and inequality in Jordan over the period 2010 to 2016 using the Jordan Labor Market Panel Surveys. We take stock ...
This paper examines the manufacturing export market in Egypt after the Arab Spring using firm level census data from 2013. Exports are quite rare in ...
Women’s employment is not evenly distributed across sectors and this variance in gender diversity can impact firms’ productivity and wages. Using the newly available EC ...
In this paper we determine the feasibility of using data from the Egyptian Labor Market
Financial services seem to be underutilized by small and medium enterprises (SMEs); only 50 percent
This paper asks whether the choice of the exchange regime matters for macroeconomic stabilization in
This paper analyzes spillovers from macroeconomic shocks in systemic economies (China, the Euro Area, and
We study the effect that a series of fundamentalist-Islamic terrorist attacks in Europe had on
In spite of the fact that demand for water and electricity in the West Bank
The objective of this paper is to analyze the evolution of productivity and the contribution
To date, there has been relatively limited literature treating the impact of financial crises on
Egypt has gone through a period of dramatic, albeit slow, economic reform and trade liberalization
This paper examines the effect of increased local supply of schooling on intergenerational mobility in
This paper investigates the impact of exchange rate volatility on macroeconomic performance in Sudan, focusing
We identify conditions under which the political elite may overcompensate the loss of de jure
The money supply process is assumed to be fixed in economic literature or at least
This paper investigates the nature of the output-employment relationship by using the Turkish quarterly data
We investigate the determinants of the distribution of FDI across greenfield investment and mergers and
We explore the effect of foreign direct investment on economic growth in developing countries, distinguishing