Jamal
Haidar

Position
Assistant Professor
Department
Department of Economics

Profile

Brief Biography

Jamal Ibrahim Haidar is an assistant professor of economics at The American University in Cairo (AUC). He joined AUC after completing a three-year postdoctoral research fellowship at Harvard University. He holds a PhD in economics from the Paris School of Economics, University of Paris-1 Pantheon Sorbonne (FR), a MA degree in applied economics from Johns Hopkins University (US) and a MSc degree in international finance from Cass Business School, City University London (UK). Previously, he worked at the World Bank, International Finance Corporation, International Monetary Fund, and Institute of International Finance in Washington DC. His fields of specialization are international economics and development economics.

Education

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Harvard University (US)
  • PhD in Economics, Paris School of Economics, University of Paris-1 Pantheon Sorbonne (FR)
  • MA in Applied Economics, Johns Hopkins University (US)
  • MSc in International Finance, Cass Business School, City University London (UK)

Postdoctoral Research Papers

 [Featured in: Peterson Institute for International EconomicsInternational Business Times, and La Tribune]

 [Featured in: Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and VoxEu-CEPR]

 [Featured in: The Economist]

Pre-doctoral Research Papers

Policy Reports, Briefs, and Blogs

Research Interest
  • International Economics
  • Development Economics