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Economist , educator

Mehdi Shafaeddin, Iranian economist, educator. British Council scholar, 1973-1976, Tehran University scholar, 1964-1968, 76-78. Member Development Association, European Development Research Institute.

Background

Shafaeddin, Mehdi was born on July 21, 1945 in Yazd, Iran. Son of Hossein and Zahra (Sadr) Shafaeddin.

Education

Bachelor, Tehran University, 1969. Master of Arts, Tehran University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1980.

Career

Acting chief research and planning Ministry of Economy Institute Standard and Industrial Research, Tehran, 1970-1971. Assistant professor Abu-Rihan University, 1971-1973. Economic affairs officer United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Geneva, 1981-1988, trade policy advisor, 1988-1994, editor bulletin and chief policy coordinator, 1994-1996, senior economist, since 1996.

Coordinator Economic Corporation Among Development Countries, since 2000. Senior lecturer Webster University, Geneva, 1992-1996. Lecturer Tehran University, 1972, Rasht (Iran) University, 1972-1973.

Consultant Minister of Agriculture, Tehran, 1972.

Membership

Member Development Association, European Development Research Institute.

Connections

Married Shahnaz Owrang, August 28, 1970. Children: Negar, Bahar.

father:
Hossein Shafaeddin

mother:
Zahra (Sadr) Shafaeddin

spouse:
Shahnaz Owrang

child:
Negar Shafaeddin

child:
Bahar Shafaeddin