Middle Eastern Finance and Economics

Issue 3
June, 2009

The Role of Higher Education in the Economic Development of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Hisham Al-Smadi and Abdel Salam Njadat

Manpower Utilization, Labour Standards and Labour Cost the Ranking of Manpower Competition for Muslims Countries in ASEAN
Yu-Cheng Lai and Chia-hui Hsieh

Board Composition and Earnings Management an Empirical Evidence Form Pakistani Listed Companies
Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah, Nousheen Zafar and Tahir Khan Durrani

Business Cycles and Foreign Trade in the Turkish Economy
Güzin Bayar

Effect of Price Limits on Dynamic Returns and Volatilities: Evidence from the Egyptian Stock Market
Jasmine Fouad

The Impact of Budget Deficits on Money Demand: Evidence from Lebanon
Wadad Saad and Kamel Kalakech

Financial Reporting Gap in Developing Countries: The Case Study of Iran
Mehdi ArabSalehi and Mohammad Ali Bagherpour Velashani

Relationship between Stock Prices, Exchange Rate and Demand for Money in Pakistan
Qazi Muhammad Adnan Hye, Syed Khurram Arslan Wasti, Narjis Khatoon and Kashif Imran