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

12

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602

SSRN CITATIONS

1

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

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

William Davidson Institute Working Paper No. 479
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 234 (133,873)
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Minimum wages, employment, wage inequality, monopsony, Costa Rica

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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
Downloads 63 (356,272)

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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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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 52 (390,633)
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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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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
Downloads 40 (434,392)
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Vocational education, general education, returns to education, school

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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
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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

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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: 13
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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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