CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "The Egyptian Economy After the Arab Spring Revolution: Where Is It Going? Current Situation and Future Perspective"
Speaker Karima Korayem, Professor of Economics, Faculty of Commerce at Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
Date Jan 17, 2013
Time 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
Cost Free and open to the public
Sponsor Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies; Department of Economics; College of ACES Office of International Programs; Center for Advanced Study; Department of Anthropology; Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory; Center for Global Studies; Department of Political Science; Vernon K. Zimmerman Center for International Education and Research in Accounting
Karima Korayem is a Professor of Economics in Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from McMaster University (Canada). She worked as a consultant to several international, regional, and national organizations. Among them: the UN (WFP, UNDP, UNECA, UNDESA, ESCWA, UNICEF, ILO), the World Bank, the International Development Research Center (IDRC), the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the Arab Organization for Human Rights (AOHR), the League of Arab States, the Social Fund for Development (SFD) and the National Bank of Egypt. She was also a Visiting Scholar at Rutgers.