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Curriculum Vitae: January 2014

DR AMR SABER ALGARHI


http://www.algarhi.com Lecturer in Business Economics Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield Business School, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, S1 1WB, United Kingdom Telephone: +44 (0)741 555 6406 Email: amr@algarhi.com

Research Interests Econometrics, Times Series Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics. Academic Positions Lecturer in Business Economics, Sheffield Hallam University, England, 2014- present Graduate Student Instructor, University of Exeter, England, 2007- 2013 Researcher/Economist, Institute of National Planning, Egypt, 2004- 2008 Research Assistant in Economics, American University in Cairo, Egypt, 2004- 2005 Education PhD Economics, University of Exeter, 2009-2013 - Thesis: Essays on Long Memory Time Series and Fractional Cointegration - Supervisors: Professor James Davidson and Dr Andreea Halunga - Examiners: Professor Javier Hidalgo (London School of Economics) and Dr Paulo M.C.D. Parente (University of Exeter) M.Sc. (Distinction) Economics and Econometrics, University of Exeter, 2006-2007 - Thesis: Modelling the Volatility in the Egyptian Stock Returns - Supervisor: Dr Andreea Halunga M.A. (Distinction) Economics, American University in Cairo, 2004-2006 B.Sc. Economics, Faculty of Economics and Political Science Cairo University, 19992003 - Thesis: Monetary Policy Strategies for Association of South East Asian Nations - Supervisor: Professor Tarek Abdelfattah Moursi - Examiner: Professor Alaa El-Shazly

Research Papers "Local Whittle estimation for multivariate stationary fractionally cointegrated systems" (Job market paper). "Extended local Whittle estimation for non-stationary fractionally cointegrated systems" (unpublished paper). "Local Whittle estimation in stationary systems: Evidence from US and Canada inflation", Ozean Journal of Applied Science 6(2) (2013). "Long memory in the Egyptian stock market returns", International Research Journal of Economics and Finance 110 (2013). "The interactions between monetary and fiscal policy rules", Journal of Money, Investment and Banking 29 (2013). "Modelling Volatility of Returns on the Egyptian Stock Exchange", Unpublished M.Sc. thesis (2007). "Monetary Policy Strategies for Association of South East Asian Nations", Unpublished B.Sc. thesis in Arabic (2003). Presentations PhD Economics Workshop, University of Exeter, April 2012 Economics PGR Conference, University of Exeter 2011, 2010 and 2008 Courses Attended Econometric Programming with Ox, Centre for Economic Analysis, Cass Business School, City University London, March 2008, Lecturer: Dr Jurgen Doornik Economics Network New Lecturers Residential Workshop, Bristol University, October 2007 Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Programme, University of Exeter, 20072008 Membership of Professional Bodies The Econometric Society; The Royal Economic Society; The American Economic Association; The World Economics Association; The European Economic Association; The African Finance and Economic Association; The Socit Egyptianne dEconomie Politique de Statistique et Lgislation Scholarships and Awards Graduate Teaching Assistant Scholarship, University of Exeter, 2007-2008 Golden Jubilee Scholarship Award, University of Exeter, 2006-2007 Award for Excellence, University of Exeter, 2006-2007 Graduate Merit Fellowship, School of Business, Economics and Communication, American University in Cairo, 2004-2005 Awards for Distinguished Academic Performance, Cairo University, 2000-2003 Computer Skills Ox, R, TSP and GAUSS OxMetrics, TSM, Eviews, Matlab, SAS, SPSS, Stata, LIMDEP, NLOGIT, Minitab, Microfit, Forecast Pro and Statgraphics Scientific WorkPlace and Microsoft Office