Recent notable developments in Egypt’s educational system include an agreement between the government and private firms to enhance the provision of technical and vocational education (TVE). This column assesses the potential effectiveness of the initiative, and proposes ways to achieve a better match between the demand for and supply of skills in different sectors of the economy.
Fatma El-HamidiUniversity of Pittsburgh
Fatma El-HamidiFatma El-Hamidi, Ph.D. received her graduate studies from The University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1996. Fatma El-Hamidi teaches courses at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (GSPIA), and the Department of Economics, at the University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Fatma El-Hamidi's research has been published in academic journals. She is a member of several economic associations in and out of the United States.