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A multilevel analysis of individuals’ attitudes toward welfare state responsibilities
C. Baslevent; H. Kirmanoglu / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2015
The examination of individuals’ attitudes towards welfare state responsibilities and redistribution has been the main theme of a large body of research. Making use of data from the European Social Survey (ESS), this paper invest...
Sustainable development and environmental challenges in the MENA region: accounting for the environment in the 21st century
S.L. Sakmar; M. Wackernagel; A. Galli / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2011
Although many of MENA’s economic challenges have been widely analysed, environmental challenges are rarely taken into consideration in the process of formulating economic policies in the region. This paper addresses the major ga...
Corporate governance, investor protection, and firm performance in MENA countries
I. Hasan; N. Kobeissi; L. Song / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2011
As the MENA region is trying to improve its corporate governance, analysing the impact of certain practices is of great importance. This paper examines the relationship between firm level governance, country level governance and firm ...
Lebanon: caught in the regional crossfire
A Tharoor / Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi 2014
Lebanon has a rich, diverse and millennia-old history and culture, but the nation has often encountered internal and external insecurity. The modern day state the (Republic of Lebanon) is the smallest nation in continental Asia (compa...
India and Israel: reinforcing the partnership
T Kumar / Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi 2015
India and Israel share a unique partnership. It is both varied and comprehensive and is characterised by pragmatism and trust. It is transactional as well as strategic and has withstood the test of time and political transitions in bo...
Creating incentives for more effective wastewater reuse in the Middle East and North Africa
M. Jeuland / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2011
Systematic water recycling remains rare in many arid and semi-arid countries, for example in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). This paper argues that much of the relative failure to make greater use of reclaimed wastewater in M...
How stock exchange M&As affect their competitors’ shareholder value?: evidence from the world and MENA region
I. Hasan; N. Kobeissi; L. Song / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2011
The stock exchange mergers and acquisitions (M&As) have become a trend recently because of capital market globalisation, the innovation of technology, and stock exchange demutualisation. This paper empirically investigates the eff...
On the determinants of trade in services: evidence from the MENA region
F. Karam; C. Zaki / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2012
Trade in services is receiving increasing interest in the trade literature and in the negotiations under the GATS due to the importance of services in the global economy. This paper examines the determinants of aggregate flows of serv...
Institutions and the finance-growth nexus: empirical evidence from MENA countries
K. Gazdar; M. Cherif / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2012
The economic literature emphasises the positive role of financial development in determining economic growth. This paper investigates the effect of institutional quality on the finance-growth nexus in Middle East and North African (ME...
Financial cascades in the MENA region: theory, empirics and policy
H. Mohtadi; S. Ruediger / Economic Research Forum, Egypt 2012
Information asymmetry in financial markets and lack of financial transparency permeate many developing countries, but are particularly severe in those where modern financial institutions are still in their infancy; that is the case in...
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