Middle Eastern Finance and Economics

Issue 7
September, 2010

Impact of Financial Liberalization on Economic Growth in Iran: An Empirical Investigation
Karim Chashm Banam
6-37

Pairs Trading with Turkish Stocks
Aydin Yuksel, Asli Yuksel and Alovsat Muslumov
38-54

Government Expenditure, Agricultural Product Prices and Agricultural Growth: A Case of Pakistan
Qazi Muhammad Adnan Hye, Summaira Malik and Masood Mashkoor
55-62

Flow of Funds Analysis: Can it be Developed for the Kuwaiti Economy?
John J. Struthers
63-86

Economic Reliability Group Acceptance Sampling Plans for Lifetimes Following a Marshall-Olkin Extended Distribution
AbdurRazzaque Mughal, Muhammad Aslam, Jaffer Hussain and Abdur Rehman
87-93

The Determinants of Non-Performing Assets in Indian Commercial Bank: An Econometric Study
Manoj Kumar Dash and Gaurav Kabra
94-106

Do Merge
rs Affect Stock Returns and Volatility? The Case of Merger between Ioniki-Laiki Bank and Alpha Bank
Paraschos Maniatis
107-117

The Dynamic Relationship between Gold and Silver Futures Markets Based onCopula-AR-GJR-GARCH Model
Wo-Chiang Lee and Hui-Na Lin
118-129

Estimation of the Price Substitution Relationship of Imported Meat: The Evidences from Taiwan
Sheng-Ju Huang and Chiang-Ren Show
130-139

The Impact of Accounting Software Utilization on Accounting Students Perceived Skills
Husam Aldeen Al-Khadash and Suliman Al-Bishtawi
140-148

Impact of Exchange Rate Variation on the Direction of Trade Flows; Evidence from the Case of Kuwait
Nayef Al-Shammari and Abdullah Al-Salman
149-165

The Political Economy of the Greek Crisis: Roots, Causes and Perspectives for Sustainable Development
Pantelis Sklias and George Galatsidas
166-177

Portfolio Allocation Using Wavelet Transform
Nafiseh Behradmehr
178-198

Determinants of Successful Financial Performance of Housing Finance Companies in India and Strategies for Competitiveness: A Multivariate Discriminant Analysis
Manoj P K
199-210

Stock Market Development and Market Efficiency on China Stock Market
Tianshu Liu