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Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA)
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (United States)

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Working papers

2012

  1. Daniel Jones & Sera Linardi, 2012. "Wallflowers Doing Good: Field and Lab Evidence of Heterogeneity in Reputation Concerns," Working Papers 485, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics.
  2. Sera Linardi & Tomomi Tanaka, 2012. "Competition as a Savings Incentive: a Field Experiment at a Homeless Shelter," Working Papers 484, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics.

2011

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2011. "How Do Women Entrepreneurs Perform? Empirical Evidence from Egypt," Working Papers 23, AlmaLaurea Inter-University Consortium.

2010

  1. Colin Camerer & Sera Linardi, 2010. "Can Relational Contracts Survive Stochastic Interruptions? Experimental Evidence," Working Papers 483, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Mar 2012.
  2. Fatma El-Hamidi & Cem Baslevent, 2010. "The Gendered Aspects of MSEs in MENA: Evidence from Egypt and Turkey," Working Papers 535, Economic Research Forum, revised Aug 2010.

2009

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2009. "Education-Occupation Mismatch And The Effect On Wages Of Egyptian Workers," Working Papers 474, Economic Research Forum, revised Mar 2009.

2008

  1. Patrinos, Harry Anthony & Shafiq, M. Najeeb, 2008. "A positive stigma for child labor ?," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4697, The World Bank.
  2. Linardi, Sera & McConnell, Margaret A., 2008. "Volunteering and image concerns," Working Papers 1282, California Institute of Technology, Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences.
  3. Mona Said & Fatma El-Hamidi, 2008. "Taking Technical Education Seriously in MENA: Determinants, Labor Market Implications and Policy Lessons," Working Papers 450, Economic Research Forum, revised Oct 2008.
  4. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2008. "Trade Liberalization, Gender Segmentation, and Wage Discrimination: Evidence from Egypt," Working Papers 414, Economic Research Forum, revised Jun 2008.

2007

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi & Cem Baslevent, 2007. "Preferences for Eerly Retirement among Older Government Employees in Egypt," Working Papers 335, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.
  2. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2007. "Have Economic Reforms Paid Off? Gender Occupational Inequality in the New Millennium in Egypt," Working Papers 338, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.
  3. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2007. "The Effect of Trade Liberalization on Industrial Segregation and Wage Determination: Evidence from Egypt," Working Papers 341, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.
  4. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2007. "Early Retirement in the Government Sector in Egypt: Preferences, Determinants and Policy Implications," Working Papers 0721, Economic Research Forum, revised Dec 2007.

2006

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi & Mona Said, 2006. "Wage Inequality` Returns to Education and Gender Premia in MENA," Working Papers 271, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Sep 2006.
  2. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2006. "Determinants of Early Retirement in Egypt," Working Papers 277, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Oct 2006.
  3. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2006. "The Egyptian Labor Market in the New Millennium," Working Papers 278, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Oct 2006.
  4. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2006. "Why Does the MENA Region Have Such High Unemployment Rates?," Working Papers 270, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Sep 2006.

2005

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2005. "Wage Inequality by Education and Gender in MENA: Contrasting the Egyptian and Moroccan Experiences in the 1990s," Working Papers 340, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.
  2. Fatma El-Hamidi & Jackline Wahba, 2005. "The Effects of Structural Adjustment on Youth Unemployment in Egypt," Working Papers 339, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.

2004

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2004. "General or Vocational? Evidence on School Choice, Returns, and “Sheep Skin” Effects from Egypt 1998," Working Papers 0406, Economic Research Forum, revised Mar 2004.
  2. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2004. "Does Wealth Affect Female Labor Participation? Evidence from Egypt," Working Papers 337, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.

2003

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2003. "Labor Supply of Egyptian Married Women When Self-Employment Is An Option: Participation And Hours Of Work," Working Papers 336, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Economics, revised Feb 2008.

2001

  1. Katherine Terrell & Fatma El Hamidi, 2001. "The Impact of Minimum Wages on Wage Inequality and Employment in the Formal and Informal Sector in Costa Rica," William Davidson Institute Working Papers Series 479, William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan.

2000

  1. Assaad, Ragu & El-Hamidi, Fatma & Ahmed, Akhter U., 2000. "The determinants of employment status in Egypt," FCND briefs 88, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

Journal articles

2013

  1. M. Najeeb Shafiq, 2013. "Gender gaps in mathematics, science and reading achievements in Muslim countries: a quantile regression approach," Education Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 21(4), pages 343-359, September.
  2. Linardi, Sera & Tanaka, Tomomi, 2013. "Competition as a savings incentive: A field experiment at a homeless shelter," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 95(C), pages 240-251.

2011

  1. Shafiq M. Najeeb, 2011. "Do School Incentives and Accountability Measures Improve Skills in the Middle East and North Africa? The Cases of Jordan and Tunisia," Review of Middle East Economics and Finance, De Gruyter, vol. 7(2), pages 1-28, September.
  2. M. Najeeb Shafiq, 2011. "What Criteria Should Policy-makers Use for Assisting Households with Educational Expenditure?," South Asia Economic Journal, Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka, vol. 12(1), pages 25-37, March.
  3. Linardi, Sera & McConnell, Margaret A., 2011. "No excuses for good behavior: Volunteering and the social environment," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 95(5-6), pages 445-454, June.

2010

  1. Harry A Patrinos & Najeeb Shafiq, 2010. "An Empirical Illustration of Positive Stigma towards Child Labor," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 30(1), pages 799-807.
  2. Shafiq, M. Najeeb, 2010. "Do education and income affect support for democracy in Muslim countries? Evidence from the Pew Global Attitudes Project," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 29(3), pages 461-469, June.
  3. M. Najeeb Shafiq & Karen Ross, 2010. "Educational Attainment and Attitudes Towards War in Muslim Countries Contemplating War: The Cases of Jordan, Lebanon, Pakistan, and Turkey," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 46(8), pages 1424-1441.
  4. M. Najeeb Shafiq & Abdulkader H. Sinno, 2010. "Education, Income, and Support for Suicide Bombings: Evidence from Six Muslim Countries," Journal of Conflict Resolution, Peace Science Society (International), vol. 54(1), pages 146-178, February.
  5. Paul J. Healy & Sera Linardi & J. Richard Lowery & John O. Ledyard, 2010. "Prediction Markets: Alternative Mechanisms for Complex Environments with Few Traders," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 56(11), pages 1977-1996, November.

2009

  1. M. Najeeb Shafiq, 2009. "A reversal of educational fortune? Educational gender gaps in Bangladesh," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 21(1), pages 137-155.
  2. Cem Baslevent & Fatma El-hamidi, 2009. "Preferences for early retirement among older government employees in Egypt," Economics Bulletin, AccessEcon, vol. 29(2), pages 554-565.

2007

  1. M. Najeeb Shafiq, 2007. "Household Rates of Return to Education in Rural Bangladesh: Accounting for Direct Costs, Child Labour, and Option Value," Education Economics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 15(3), pages 343-358.
  2. Shafiq, M. Najeeb, 2007. "Household schooling and child labor decisions in rural Bangladesh," Journal of Asian Economics, Elsevier, vol. 18(6), pages 946-966, December.
  3. Quigley, John M. & Swoboda, Aaron M., 2007. "The urban impacts of the Endangered Species Act: A general equilibrium analysis," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 61(2), pages 299-318, March.

2006

  1. Fatma El-Hamidi, 2006. "General or Vocational Schooling? Evidence on School Choice, Returns, and 'Sheepskin' Effects from Egypt 1998," Journal of Economic Policy Reform, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 9(2), pages 157-176.

2003

  1. Cash, Sean B. & Sunding, David L. & Swoboda, Aaron & Zilberman, David, 2003. "Indirect Effects of Pesticide Regulation and the Food Quality Protection Act," CAFRI: Current Agriculture, Food and Resource Issues, Canadian Agricultural Economics Society, issue 04.