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Accessibility, Transportation Cost and Regional Growth: A Case Study for Egypt

Dina Elshahawany, Eduardo A. Haddad and Michael L. Lahr

The potential ability of transport infrastructure investments to produce transport benefits depends on the travel time reductions and accessibility. In this paper, we use an interregional computable general equilibrium (CGE) ... read more


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Policy Perspectives

Arab Passenger Airlines Framework and Performance: Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and UAE

Khalid Sekkat

This policy perspective is the result of an ambitious research to study the impacts of the Arab airline industry framework on its performance and to investigate the effect of possible ... read more


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Working Papers

An Empirical Analysis of Demand for Mobile Services in Turkey

Hulisi Ogut, Asunur Cezar and Merve Guven

We investigate the factors influencing the demand for mobile voice services in Turkey using firm level data that spans from January 2009 to December 2013. Competition in the mobile telecommunication ... read more


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Working Papers

Do Telecom Restrictive Policies Matter for Telecom Performance? Evidence from MENA Countries

Riham Ahmed Ezzat and Nora Aboushady

The past decade has witnessed a significant transformation in the trade and regulatory policies of the telecom sector across the MENA region. Many countries committed to opening up their telecom ... read more


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Research Associates

Mona Farid Badran

Areas of Interest: Economics of Telecommunications Education: Ph.D., Economics, Cairo University, Egypt, 2009 M.A., Economics, Georgia State University, USA, 2003 B.A., Economics, Cairo University, Egypt, 1993 Experience: Associate Professor - Department of Economics, Faculty ... read more


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Working Papers

Arab Passengers’ Airlines Framework and Performance: A Cross-Countries Analysis

Khalid Sekkat

The present paper summarizes the findings of four country studies (Jordan, Egypt, Morocco and United Arab Emirates; UAE), which investigated the relationship between the current passengers’ airlines framework and the ... read more


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Working Papers

Palestinian Household Willingness and Ability to Pay for Public Utilities in The West Bank: The Case of Electricity and Water

Mahmoud El Jafari

In spite of the fact that demand for water and electricity in the West Bank (WB) has increased sharply over the past decade, local providers of those services are suffering ... read more


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Working Papers

Young People and the Digital Divide in Egypt: An Empirical Study

Mona Farid Badran

This paper uses an ordered probit model to empirically assess the determinants of the digital divide in Egypt, using a sample of 15,029 individuals between the ages of 10 and ... read more