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Professor of Economics
Heba Nassar

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Cairo University
Faculty of Economics and Political Science

Education

PhD, Economics, Joint Supervision University of Cologne, Germany, and Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, 1983
MSc, Economics, Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, 1979
BSc, Economics, Faculy of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, 1974

Competences

Arabic
English
German
French

Work history

Professor of Economics,1994-Present.
Vice President (for Society Service and Environmental Development), Cairo University, 2008-2013.
Vice Dean, (for Society Service and Environmental Development), Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, 2008-2013.
Chair of the Economics Department, Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University, 2007- 2008.
Director, Center for Economic and Financial Research Center, 1998-2005.
National Coordinator, Jobs For Africa-ILO, 1999.
Contributor to and author of a number of reports including:
UNDP Cairo ,Contributor to the Progress Report of the Millennium Development Goals in Egypt (Goal 8) (2010); The Arab Human Development Report, Goal 3 and Goal 6 for the UN Economic and Social Committee for Western Asia (2009);
ILO, Geneva ,PI for the Paper Growth, Economic Policies and employment linkages: The case of Egypt (2009)
Has many publications to her name, including: Migration and Financial Flows, the Egyptian Case, Consortium for Applied Research on International Migration, CARIM Research Report (2009);
Voluntary Health in Egypt, in Alexander Preker in Peter Zweifel and Omno Schellekens(eds), Global Market place for Private Health Insurance Strength in Numbers, World Bank Publications (2008);
Temporary and Circular Migraiton in Egypt, CARIM Analytical and Synthetic Notes (2009)

Awards

Award from Cawthar Organization for a paper on ”Liberalization Policies and Women Economic Participation” (2005)
Study Tour to University of Berlin, Hannover, Bilkent,Cologne.....)
Academic Exchange to the University of Hannover (University of Hannover & Cairo University) (1999)