Middle Eastern Finance and Economics

Issue 6
March, 2010

Exploring Stability of Systematic Risk: Sectoral Portfolio Analysis
Ibrahim A.Onour
5-14

Is Middle East Countries Per Capita Real GDP Stationary? Evidence from Non-linear Panel Unit-root Tests
Hsu-Ling Chang, Chi-Wei Su and Meng-Nan Zhu
15-19

Proposing a Housing Loan Costing Model for a Bank Organization
Vazakidis Athanasios, Hatzis Anastasios and Folinas K. Dimitrios
20-31

The Relationship between Growth and Foreign Trade in Turkey: A Granger Causality Approach (1989-2007)
Erdo?an Kotil and Fatih Konur
32-40

Causal Relationships between Financial Markets: The Case of Turkey
Ebru Ça?layan, Ya?ar Serhat Ya?gül and Abdelhafid Benamraoui
41-49

Using Technical Analysis with Neural Network for Forecasting Stock Price Index in Tehran Stock Exchange
Mohsen Mehrara, Ali Moeini, Mehdi Ahrari and Alireza Ghafari
50-61

Saudi Arabian IPOs Productivity and Efficiency
Ahmed Alanazi, Benjamin Liu and John Forster
62-71

Macroeconomic Effects of Oil and Food Price Shocks to the Oman Economy
Ahmed Nawaz Hakro and Abdallah Mohammed Omezzine
72-90

A Note on The Post-Revolution Iranian Economy and the Banking Sector
Omid Dehghan Nejad
91-98

Islamic Housing Finance A Critical Analysis and Comparison with Conventional Mortgage
Muhammad Hanif and Syed Tahir Hijazi
99-107