Middle Eastern Finance and Economics

Issue 8
December, 2010

Inflation Dynamics in Egypt: Does Egypt's Trade Deficit Play a Role?
Heba E. Helmy
6-25

Do Reverse Stock Splits Signal Long-Run Deteriorating Operating Performance?
Wan-Chen Lee
26-37

Capital Flows and Currency Black Markets in Africa
Souad Sherif and Osman Suliman
38-54

Regional Development Strategies in Open Economies Theoretical Questions
Kotios Aggelos, Saratsis Yiannis and Galanos George
55-67

The Factors Affecting Attitudes of Business Executives in Global Crisis: A Research in ICI 500 Firms
Selçuk Yalç?n
68-78

Forecasting Gold Price via Chaotic Models and Lyapunov Exponent
Ali Moeini, Mehdi Ahrari and Parto Karimi
79-93

The Expectation Gap in Internet Financial Reporting: Evidence from an Emerging Capital Market
Asli Turel
94-107

Industrial Noise Level And Its Impact On Oil Company Workers In Rivers State, Nigeria
G. A. Wokocha and Ihenko Sopruchi
108-113

An Analysis of Factors Affecting the Price and Volatility of Coffee Future Returns
Anastasios Alexandridis
114-122

The Convergence Analysis of the Output Per Effective Worker and Effects of FDI Capital Intensity on OECD 10 Countries and China
Ringo Kwok Keung Yau
123-136

Foreign Trade and Economic Growth The Case of Turkey
Mehmet Adak
137-145

Recent Banking Sector Reforms and Economic Growth in Nigeria
Samuel O. Fadare
146-160

Relationship Between Gross Domestic Expenditure on R&D (GERD) and Patent Applications: A Panel Data Analysis For EU Countries and Some Other Selected Countries
Mustafa Cem Kirankabe?
161-171

Causality Relations between Foreign Direct Investment and Portfolio Investment Volatility
Giray Gozgor and Yaman O. Erzurumlu
172-178

Global Market Integration Around the World: The Case of Europe, America, Asia/Pacific and BRIC - T
Hakan Alt?n and Mehmet ?ahin
179-204