Ms. Rasha Saad Zaki


Ms. Rasha Saad Zaki won the awrd for her translation of Thomas Sowell's book "Applied Economics" from English into Arabic. The book discusses economic policies, not only from their short-term impacts, but also from their long-term effects. It reviews some economic experiences and evidences from different cultures in different periods of times. Ms. Zaki has been successful in translating this book in Arabic in a good translation style and in accurate structures. She paid a close attention in translating terms, unifying them, and explaining and simplifying some unusual concepts. Ms. Zaki was also able to maintain the meaning and usefulness of the source text for those interested in economic affairs.