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
5-17

Manpower Utilization, Labour Standards and Labour Cost the Ranking of Manpower Competition for Muslims Countries in ASEAN
Yu-Cheng Lai and Chia-hui Hsieh
18-27

Board Composition and Earnings Management an Empirical Evidence Form Pakistani Listed Companies
Syed Zulfiqar Ali Shah, Nousheen Zafar and Tahir Khan Durrani
28-38

Business Cycles and Foreign Trade in the Turkish Economy
Güzin Bayar
39-48

Effect of Price Limits on Dynamic Returns and Volatilities: Evidence from the Egyptian Stock Market
Jasmine Fouad
49-64

The Impact of Budget Deficits on Money Demand: Evidence from Lebanon
Wadad Saad and Kamel Kalakech
65-76

Financial Reporting Gap in Developing Countries: The Case Study of Iran
Mehdi ArabSalehi and Mohammad Ali Bagherpour Velashani
77-88

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