Sherif Khalifa

Publications

BOOKS

1. Egypt's Lost Spring: Causes and Consequences. Praeger, 2015.    

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ACADEMIC

1. " Heterogeneous Workers and Occupations: Inequality, Unemployment, and Crowding Out." PDF File  Southern Economic Journal, 75 (4): 1141-1164, 2009.

2. "Conditionality Covenants: Commitment Versus Discretion in Sovereign Credit Contracts." PDF File Journal of International Development, 22: 411-423, 2010.

3. "Heterogeneity in Ability and Inheritance, Disparities and Development." PDF File   International Economic Journal, 24 (2): 255-282, 2010.

4. "Income Disparities, Economic Growth, and Development as a Threshold." PDF File Journal of Economic Development, 35 (2): 23-36, 2010. (with Sherine El Hag)

5. "Offshoring and Wage Inequality in Developing Countries." PDF File Journal of Economic Development, 35 (3): 1-42, 2010. (with Evelina Mengova)

6. "Undiscounted Optimal Growth with Consumable Capital: Application to Water Resources." PDF File Journal of Applied Economics, XIV, 1: 145-166, 2011. (with Ihsan Hurçan)

7. "Undiscounted Optimal Growth with Consumable Capital and Labor-Intensive Consumption Goods." PDF File   Economic Modelling, 28: 1673-1682, 2011.

8. "Financial Wealth Effect: Evidence from Threshold Estimation." PDF File   Applied Economics Letters, 18 (13): 1303-1305, 2011. (with Ousmane Seck and Elwin Tobing)

9. "Job Competition, Crowding Out and Unemployment Fluctuations." PDF File   Macroeconomic Dynamics, 16: 1-34, 2012.

10. "Undiscounted Optimal Growth with Consumable Capital and Capital-Intensive Consumption Goods." PDF File   Mathematical Social Sciences, 65: 118-135, 2013.

11. "Housing Wealth Effect: Evidence from Threshold Estimation." PDF File Journal of Housing Economics, 22: 25-35, 2013. (with Ousmane Seck and Elwin Tobing)

12. "Cyclical Job Upgrading, Wage Inequality, and Unemployment Dynamics." PDF File International Economic Journal, 27 (4): 549-585, 2013.

13. "Labor Mismatch, Skill Obsolescence, and Unemployment Persistence." PDF File Journal of Quantitative Economics, 11 (1&2): 199-229, 2013.

14. "Labor Mismatch and Skill Premia." PDF File   Eastern Economic Journal, 40: 249-273, 2014.

15. "Direction of Trade and Wage Inequality." PDF File Applied Economics Letters, 21 (13): 898-901, 2014.

16. "South-South Trade and Skill Premia." PDF File The World Economy, 37 (11): 1634-1648, 2014.

17. "Learning-by-Doing, and Unemployment Dynamics." PDF File   Economic Modelling, 44: 180-187, 2015.

18. "Trading Tasks and Skill Premia." PDF File   Journal of Finance and Economics, 3 (3): 46-71, 2015. (with Evelina Mengova)

19. "Trust, Landscape, and Economic Development." PDF File   Journal of Economic Development, 41 (1): 19-32, 2016.

20. "Trade, Overeducation, and Wage Inequality." PDF File   Journal of Developing Areas, 50 (2): 153-183, 2016.

21. "Endowments, Culture, and Economic Development." PDF File Review of Development Economics, 21(3): 664-677, 2017.

22. "Distributive Justice, Democracy, and Growth." Working Paper , 2018.

23. "Political Consciousness, Democracy, and Growth." Working Paper, 2018.

  NON-ACADEMIC

1. "Egypt: To Bequest a Country."  Foreign Policy Journal, October, 11, 2010.

2. "Paddling in the Bosphorus, Floating on the Nile." Foreign Policy Journal, November, 28, 2010.

3. "Egypt: A Requiem for Democracy." Foreign Policy Journal, December, 20, 2010.

4. "The Tunisian Syndrome." Foreign Policy Journal, January, 21, 2011.

5. "Egypt: The Day of Reckoning." Foreign Policy Journal, January, 29, 2011.

6. "A Deadlock: The Egyptian Dilemma." Foreign Policy Journal, February, 6, 2011.

7. " مصر تتحسس طريقها " Aljazeera.net, April, 6, 2011.

8. " مصر وأسئلة المصيرPDF File " www.25yanayer.net, May, 4, 2011.

9. "مصر وأسئلة المصير " Shorouk, May, 20, 2011.

10. "مصر ومصالحة مع النفس" PDF File www.25yanayer.net, October, 28, 2011.

11. "The Neo-Islamists." Foreign Policy Journal, January, 29, 2012.

12. "Egypt's Gaze Into the Abyss." Foreign Policy Journal, June, 20, 2013.

13. "Egypt's Predicament." Foreign Policy Journal, July, 9, 2013.

14. "فى وصف المأزق المصرى " Shorouk, July, 31, 2013.

15. "Egypt Election: A Vote in a Game of Charades." Foreign Policy Journal, May, 6, 2014.

16. "A Requiem to Egypt's Spring." The Orange County Register, June, 14, 2016.