Magda Kandil

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Personal information

Title: 

Executive Director and Director of Research

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
The Egyptian Center for Economic Studies
Country: 
Egypt
Phone: 
02-26234696
Fax: 
02-25894696
Work email address: 
mkandil@imf.org

Education

 Ph.D., Economics, Washington State University, USA, 1988.

 M.A., Economics, University of Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, 1982.

B.Sc., Economics, Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences, Cairo University, 1978.

Competences

 Economics

 Development

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Jobs

Work history: 

 Executive Director and Director of Research, the Egyptian Center for Economic Studies, 2010-Present. 

 Senior Economist, Carribean II Division, the Western Hemisphere Department, 2006-Present.

Senior Economist, Middle Eastern Division, IMF Institute, 2002-2006.

Honorary office and memberships: 

  Member of American Economic Association.

 Member of Canadian Economic Association. 

Member of the Arab Society for Economic Research.

Productions and works: 

 She has over a hundred specialized articles published in journals and conference proceedings. She, also, wrote whole chapters of economic books in both Arabic and English.

 She is a referee for more than 50 reviews and journals, local and international.

Awards

Awards: 

 Social Science Network Top Ten download list for Fiscal Policy Objectives. 2010

 Outstanding Reviewer at the Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence. 2010