Middle Eastern Finance and Economics

Issue 9
January, 2011

Exchange Rate, Wages, and Money; What Explains Inflation in CIS Countries: Panel Causality and Panel Fixed Effects Analysis
Seymur A?ayev
6-13

The Effect of Mispricing on Investment of Indonesian Firms: Do Financial Constraints Matter?
Irwan Trinugroho and Risal Rinofah
14-23

Empirical Evaluation of Contribution of Value Added Tax to Development of Lagos State Economy
Owolabi S. A and Okwu A. T
24-34

An Empirical Investigation on the Determinants of Capital Structures of Turkish Firms
Ebru Ça?layan
35-42

Does the Fed's Transparency is the Main Factor Influencing the Response of U.S. Interest Rates to Macroeconomic and Monetary News?
Sukriye Tuysuz
43-63

Multifractality Analysis for Stock Market Characteristics
Hui-Wen Chen, Shian-Chang Huang and Ming-Hsiang Huang
64-74

Examining the Sustainability of External Deficits in Turkey
Okyay Ucan and Murat Putun
75-82

The Determinants of Capital Structure in Listed Egyptian Corporations
Mary Hany A.K. Dawood, El-Sayeda I. Moustafa and Mohamed S. El-Hennawi
83-99

What do Business Sentiments Signal: Growth or Nothing?
Ulkem Basdas
100-108

Evaluation of the « Training of Initiation to the Professional Life 1 » Employment Policy in Tunisia: an Approach by Matching Model
Leila Aloui, Anis Bou Abid and Lotfi Belkacem
109-117

Resource Curse and Institutional Quality in Oil Countries
Mohsen Mehrara, Seyed-Mohammad-Sadegh Alhosseini and Duman Bahramirad
118-127

Bootstrapping the Average Increment Effects across Regimes for Switching-Regression Models
Sevket Alper Koc
128-136

Growth, Foreign Direct Investment, Trade and Inflation: An Empirical Application on Turkey
Mehmet Emin Erçakar
137-147

Thematic Analysis of Income Statement
Obasi Rosemary and Ekwueme Chizoba
148-158

Social Capital and Venture Creation in Nigeria
R. G. Okafor