Dina Abdelhafiz is an instructor of Economics at the School of Business Administration, at Nile University. She holds a B.A. in Economics from the Faculty of Economics and Political Science, Cairo University and an M.A. in Development Economics from Université Paris 1-Panthéon-Sorbonne. Her research interests include gender inequality, inequality in education and labor market, financial inclusion and firm innovation in Egypt and developing countries. Prior to teaching, she worked in the banking sector in the Treasury Department where she had first-hand experience in foreign exchange, money market and fixed income.