Rania Roushdy

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Personal information

Title: 

Senior Research Manager

Contact information (work)

Company name: 
Population Council - WANA
Country: 
Egypt
Work email address: 
rroushdy@popcouncil.org

Education

Ph.D., Economics, State University of New York, 2003.

 M.A., Economics, State University of New York, 2000.

M.Sc., Statistics, Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences, Cairo University, 1998.

B.Sc., Statistics, Faculty of Economics and Political Sciences, Cairo University, 1993.

Competences

Econometrics

Labor Economics and Economic Development

Languages: 

Arabic

English

Jobs

Work history: 

 Senior Research Manager, Data Analysis and Economic Research Unit, Population Council- West Asia and North Africa Region.

Productions and works: 

"Measuring and Operationalizing Job Quality in Egypt", Co-authored, Gender and Work Working Papers Series, No. 1, Population Council WANA, Cairo, Egypt. 

"Intrahousehold Resource Allocation in Egyptt: Women Empowerment and Investment in Children", Co-authored, Middle East Development Journal, Vol.1, No. 1, pp 105-121. 

She participated in many local and international conferences.

Awards

Awards: 

  Global Development Network second Prize under the competition for "Medals on Research on Development" under the theme "International Migration: Crossing Borders, Changing Lives", GDN 11th Conference in Prague, 2010. The paper was entitled "Impact of International Migration and Remittances on Child Schooling and Child Work: the Case of Egypt" 

  USAID Egypt Full Ph.D. Scholarship . 1998-2003