Fatma El Hamidi

University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA

Pittsburgh, PA 15260-0001

United States

ERF

21 Al-Sad Al-Aaly St.

(P.O. Box: 12311)

Dokki, Cairo

Egypt

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

DOWNLOADS

677

SSRN CITATIONS

2

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

The Impact of Minimum Wages on Wage Inequality and Employment in the Formal and Informal Sector in Costa Rica

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Nov 2002
Katherine Terrell and Fatma El Hamidi
Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
Downloads 236 (142,057)
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Minimum wages, employment, wage inequality, monopsony, Costa Rica

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Women Entrepreneurs in the MENA Region: Opportunities or a Mirage?

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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gender, women, MENA, entrepreneurship, MSMEs, microfinance, microcredit, formal, informal

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Does Wealth Influence Women’s Labor Participation Decision?: Evidence from Egypt

Economic Research Forum (ERF) Workshop on Gender, Work and Family in MENA, Mahdia City, Tunisia, June 8-10, 2004
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 02 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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Taking Technical Education Seriously in Mena: Determinants, Labor Market Implications and Policy Lessons

Economic Research Forum Working Paper No. 450
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi and Mona Said
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA and Independent
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vocational education, labor market, Egypt, Morocco, MENA, Schooling choice

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Labor Supply of Egyptian Married Women When Self-Employment is an Option: Participation and Hours of Work

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 01 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
Downloads 56 (401,318)
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Labor Supply, Women, Egypt, Hours of Work, Self-employment

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The Gendered Aspects of MSEs in MENA: Evidence from Egypt and Turkey

Economic Research Forum Working Paper No. 535
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi and Cem Baslevent
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA and Istanbul Bilgi University - Department of Economics
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Why are Egyptian Youth Burning Their University Diplomas? The Overeducation Crisis in Egypt

Brandeis University, Working Paper No. 102, September 2016
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 17 Oct 2017
Nader Habibi and Fatma El Hamidi
Brandeis University and University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
Downloads 49 (425,875)
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General or Vocational Schooling? Evidence on School Choice, Returns, and 'Sheepskin' Effects from Egypt 1998

Journal of Policy Reforms, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 157-176, June 2006
Number of pages: 1 Posted: 02 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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Vocational education, general education, returns to education, school

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Energy Subsidy Reform in Egypt: The Gender – 'Energy' Poverty Nexus

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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energy prices, subsidies, welfare distribution, regional distribution, gender, household survey data

10.

Obstacles to Doing Business in Egypt

Obstacles to doing business in Egypt - Economic Research Forum (ERF), 2020
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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Doing Business, Egypt, Obstacles, Private Sector Firms

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Does It Still Pay to Go to College in Egypt? Decomposition Analysis of Wage Differentials for College and Non-College Graduates

Economic Research Forum, Working Paper No. 1224, September 2018
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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Competitiveness, Educational Justice and Labor Market Needs in Egypt

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Jun 2020
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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Egypt, Skills, Education, Labor Market

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Gender-Based Wage and Occupational Inequality in the New Millenium in Egypt

The Journal of Developing Areas, Volume 48 No. 1 Winter 2014
Posted: 17 Oct 2017
Fatma El Hamidi and Mona Said
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA and Independent

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Occupational segregation, wage decomposition, gender wage gap, Egypt

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Early Retirement in the Government Sector in Egypt: Preferences, Determinants and Policy Implications

Journal of Developing Areas, Vol. 43, No. 2, 2010
Posted: 02 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA

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Retirement, Employment, Government sector, Egypt

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Preferences for Early Retirement Among Older Government Employees in Egypt

Economics Bulletin, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 567-578, 2009
Posted: 02 May 2011
Fatma El Hamidi and Cem Baslevent
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA and Istanbul Bilgi University - Department of Economics

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early retirement, post-retirement work, recursive bivariate probit

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 18
1.

Technical and Vocational Education in Egypt: The Missing Link

Economic Research Forum (ERF), July 2018
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Aug 2018
Fatma El Hamidi
University of Pittsburgh - Department of Economics & GSPIA
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