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Economics Research Seminar Series


Economics Research Seminar Series

Organized by the Department of Economics.

Disappearance of the Egyptian’s Lower Middle Class

Lecture by: Christophe Muller (University of Aix-Marseille)
Date: May 5, 2019
Location: Room 1027, Abdul Latif Jameel Hall

​by Christophe Muller, Professor, University of Aix-Marseille​

Commuting, Parking, and Urban Form: Lessons for Cairo

Lecture by: Sofia Franco (Nova University of Lisbon)
Date: Apr 15, 2019
Location: Room 1027, Abdul Latif Jameel Hall

National Efficiency in SSA and MENA countries: The Role of Legal Origins, Judiciary and Ethnic Heterogeneity

Lecture by: Ioannis Bournakis (Middlesex University, UK)
Date: Apr 14, 2019
Location: Room 1027, Abdul Latif Jameel Hall

The Dynamics of High Growth Firms: Evidence from Tunisia

Lecture by: Leila Baghdadi (Tunis Business School)
Date: Apr 9, 2019
Location: Economics Meeting Room 1027

Leila Baghdadi, associate professor of economics, Tunis Business School​

Macroeconomic Consequences of Climate Change: Cross-Country and Within-Country Evidence

Lecture by: Kamiar Mohadess (University of Cambridge)
Date: Mar 26, 2019
Location: Economics Meeting Room 1027

Kamiar Mohaddes, senior lecturer and fellow in Economics, Girton College, University of Cambridge

Upward or Downward: Occupational mobility and return migration (with focus on Egypt)

Lecture by: Jackie Wahba (University of Southampton)
Date: Mar 14, 2019
Location: Room PO86, Abdul Latif Jameel Hall

Jackie Wahba, Professor of Economics at the University of Southampton.​

The Politics of Trade Protection: Evidence from an EU-mandated Tariff Liberalization in Morocco

Lecture by: Adeel Malik (University of Oxford)
Date: Feb 19, 2019
Location: Economics Department Meeting Room 1027

Adeel Malik. development macroeconomist, University of Oxford​

Solving the Forward-Premium Puzzle of Finance

Lecture by: Karim Abadir (Imperial College)
Date: Dec 11, 2018
Location: Economics Meeting Room 1027

​The department of economics launched the Economics Research Seminar Series. The first seminar featuring Karim Abadir, Emeritus professor of financial econometrics, Business School, Imperial College London, who discussed how to solve the forward-premium puzzle of finance. ​