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Inequality of opportunity in educational attainment in the Middle East and North Africa: Evidence from household surveys

Assaad, R. A., Hendy, R. & Salehi-Isfahani, D., Apr 1 2019, In : International Journal of Educational Development. 66, p. 24-43 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

educational attainment
household survey
equal opportunity
North Africa
East Africa
2018
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparing retrospective and panel data collection methods to assess labor market dynamics

Assaad, R. A., Krafft, C. & Yassin, S., Dec 1 2018, In : IZA Journal of Development and Migration. 8, 1, 17.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

data collection method
panel data
labor market
market transition
survey design

Does improved local supply of schooling enhance intergenerational mobility in education? Evidence from Jordan

Assaad, R. A. & Saleh, M., Jan 1 2018, In : World Bank Economic Review. 32, 3, p. 633-655 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

intergenerational mobility
Jordan
education
supply
school
3 Citations (Scopus)

Does the type of higher education affect labor market outcomes? Evidence from Egypt and Jordan

Assaad, R., Krafft, C. & Salehi-Isfahani, D., Jun 1 2018, In : Higher Education. 75, 6, p. 945-995 51 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jordan
Egypt
labor market
evidence
education
4 Citations (Scopus)

Inequality of Opportunity in Wages and Consumption in Egypt

Assaad, R., Krafft, C., Roemer, J. & Salehi-Isfahani, D., Oct 1 2018, In : Review of Income and Wealth. 64, p. S26-S54

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wages
Egypt
Income inequality
Middle class
Income

Migration Shocks and Housing: Evidence from the Syrian Refugee Crisis in Jordan

Alhawarin, I., Assaad, R. & Elsayed, A., 2018, In : Economic Research Forum: Working Paper series. 1213

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jordan
Refugees
Household
Difference-in-differences
Regional variation
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible Labor Regulations and Informality in Egypt

Wahba, J. & Assaad, R., Nov 1 2017, In : Review of Development Economics. 21, 4, p. 962-984 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
labor
firm
regulation
worker
2 Citations (Scopus)
Colombia
domestic violence
violence
education
health
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)

Introducing the Tunisia Labor Market Panel Survey 2014

Assaad, R., Ghazouani, S., Krafft, C. & Rolando, D. J., Dec 1 2016, In : IZA Journal of Labor and Development. 5, 1, 15.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tunisia
labor market
response behavior
household survey
Labour market
2 Citations (Scopus)

Pedagogy, accountability, and perceptions of quality by type of higher education in Egypt and Jordan

Assaad, R., Badawy, E. & Krafft, C., Nov 1 2016, In : Comparative Education Review. 60, 4, p. 746-775 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Jordan
Egypt
responsibility
education
incentive
2015
9 Citations (Scopus)

Is free basic education in Egypt a reality or a myth?

Assaad, R. & Krafft, C., Nov 1 2015, In : International Journal of Educational Development. 45, p. 16-30 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

basic education
Egypt
myth
education
supplement
2014
21 Citations (Scopus)

Equality of opportunity in educational achievement in the Middle East and North Africa

Salehi-Isfahani, D., Hassine, N. B. & Assaad, R., Nov 7 2014, In : Journal of Economic Inequality. 12, 4, p. 489-515 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North Africa
East Africa
Middle East
equality
equal opportunity
20 Citations (Scopus)

Making sense of Arab labor markets: the enduring legacy of dualism

Assaad, R., Dec 1 2014, In : IZA Journal of Labor and Development. 3, 1, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

labor market
youth unemployment
female labor force
educational attainment
Arab countries
2013
20 Citations (Scopus)

The Egypt labor market panel survey: introducing the 2012 round

Assaad, R. & Krafft, C., Dec 1 2013, In : IZA Journal of Labor and Development. 2, 1, 8.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

labor market
Egypt
unemployment
household survey
Labour market
2012

Inequality of Opportunity in Child Health in the Arab World and Turkey

Assaad, R., Krafft, C., Hassine, N. B. & Salehi-Isfahani, D., Jan 2012, In : Middle East Development Journal. 4, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

equal opportunity
Arab
Turkey
health
nutrition
2011
33 Citations (Scopus)

Egyptian men working abroad: Labour supply responses by the women left behind

Binzel, C. & Assaad, R., Dec 1 2011, In : Labour Economics. 18, SUPPL. 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Labor supply
Supply response
Household
Female labor force participation
Urban areas

Transitions to Employment and Marriage Among Young Men in Egypt

Assaad, R. A., Binzel, C. & Gadallah, M., Aug 22 2011, In : Middle East Development Journal (MEDJ), World Scientific, 2010.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010

A Comparative Study of Returns to Education of Urban Men in Egypt, Iran, and Turkey

Salehi-Isfahani, D., Tunali, I. & Assaad, R. A., Jun 4 2010, In : Middle East Development Journal (MEDJ), 2009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

How much work is too much? Effects of child work hours on schooling - the case of Egypt

Assaad, R. A., Levison, D. & Dang, H. A., Dec 1 2010, In : Research in Labor Economics. 31, p. 53-97 45 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
school attendance
drop-out
Work hours
Schooling
26 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of domestic work on girls' schooling: Evidence from Egypt

Assaad, R., Levison, D. & Zibani, N., Jan 1 2010, In : Feminist Economics. 16, 1, p. 79-128 50 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
school attendance
evidence
child labor
ban
2005
39 Citations (Scopus)

Constrained geographical mobility and gendered labor market outcomes under structural adjustment: Evidence from Egypt

Assaad, R. & Arntz, M., Mar 1 2005, In : World Development. 33, 3, p. 431-454 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

structural adjustment
labor market
Egypt
migration
gender
2002
4 Citations (Scopus)

Wage formation and recurrent unemployment

Assaad, R. & Tunal, I., Apr 27 2002, In : Labour Economics. 9, 1, p. 17-61 45 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Unemployment
Wage formation
Workers
Turnover
Employers
1999
12 Citations (Scopus)

Matching severance payments with worker losses in the Egyptian public sector

Assaad, R., Jan 1 1999, In : World Bank Economic Review. 13, 1, p. 117-153 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

public sector
worker
labor
layoffs
job security
1997
11 Citations (Scopus)
segmented labor market
rationing
kinship
social network
labor market
56 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of public sector hiring and compensation policies on the Egyptian labor market

Assaad, R., Jan 1 1997, In : World Bank Economic Review. 11, 1, p. 85-118 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hiring
public sector
labor market
graduate
wage

The employment crisis in Egypt: Current Trends and Future Prospects

Assaad, R., 1997, In : Research in Middle East Economics. 2, p. 39-66 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1996
33 Citations (Scopus)

Formalizing the informal? - The transformation of Cairo's refuse collection system

Assaad, R., Jan 1 1996, In : Journal of Planning Education and Research. 16, 2, p. 115-126 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

refuse
regulatory authority
license
service provider
mediation
1995
25 Citations (Scopus)

The challenge of unemployment in the Arab region

Shaban, R. A., Assaad, R. & Al-Qudsi, S. S., Jan 1 1995, In : International Labour Review. 134, 1, p. 65-81 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Personnel
Safety valves
Public sector
Unemployment
Labor market regulation
1993
37 Citations (Scopus)

Formal and informal institutions in the labor market, with applications to the construction sector in Egypt

Assaad, R., Jan 1 1993, In : World Development. 21, 6, p. 925-939 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

labor market
Egypt
institutional economics
kinship
social network
1992
11 Citations (Scopus)

Market structure and spells of employment and unemployment: Evidence from the construction sector in Egypt

Tunali, I. & Assaad, R., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Applied Econometrics. 7, 4, p. 339-367 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Egypt
unemployment
wage
market
duration of employment
1988
2 Citations (Scopus)

L' informel structure. Les zabbalin du Caire.

Assaad, R., Jan 1 1988, In : Peuples Mediterraneens, Mediterranean Peoples. 41-42, p. 181-192 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

guild
informal sector
clientelism
solidarity
producer