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Development Finances Politics

‘A Search for Band-Aids’: Economic Reform in Egypt

Ursula Lindsey | 30 Nov 2018

An author of a new book examines Egypt’s mounting challenges and the obstacles that hinder necessary reforms.

Data & Surveys Development Employment Finances Gender

3 Ways Philanthropy Could Help Saudi Youth

Elizabeth R. Bruce | 31 Jul 2018

A survey of Saudi youth can help to inform how philanthropies working in the kingdom could help steer youth from their university lives to productive employment.

Finances Politics Refugees Schools

U.S. Cuts Threaten Half a Million Palestinian Children

Marilyn Garson | 25 Jul 2018

A former Mercy Corps economic director in Gaza explains how U.S. reductions in aid threaten the education of Palestinian children and the stability of the Gaza Strip.

Enrollment Finances Politics Study Abroad

Unfriendly U.S. Policies Threaten Arab Student Flows

Dean Hoke | 13 Apr 2017

Travel bans and negative rhetoric have fueled concern for Arab overseas students, and U.S. institutions stand to lose more than revenue.

Administration Finances

How Egypt’s Currency Plunge Trapped a University

Mai Shams El-Din | 13 Dec 2016

The chief financial officer of the American University in Cairo explains how a financial event the institution planned for still wound up making life harder for everyone involved.

Finances Scholarships

As Raqqa is Bombed, a Syrian Student Dreams of New Buildings

Haneen Al-Mohammad | 24 Nov 2015

A Syrian architecture student in Cairo wants to work on rebuilding in post-conflict areas. But she is trapped in a policy change that may block her from finishing her degree.

Finances

Tuition in America—a Fable for Egyptian Education?

Belal Fadl | 26 Mar 2015

The documentary “Ivory Tower” took a critical look at the costs and benefits of American education. What might it teach Egypt?

Finances

Expensive Education Equals Social Injustice

Amal Abou-Setta | 10 Feb 2015

As public universities begin charging fees and private universities expand, the poor suffer and the wealthy benefit, the author argues.

Finances

Who Should Pay For Education?

D.D. Guttenplan | 05 Jun 2014

Hidden behind many policy decisions is a fundamental question: Should students or the government finance education?

Finances Salaries

Would Your Mother Want You to Marry a Professor?

Belal Fadl | 27 Jan 2014

One measure of the status of university professors: Ask a mother if it is all right for her child to marry one.




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