The Relationship between Life Cycle and Cost of Equity on the Firms Listed In Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)

Hassan Zalaghi; Nasim Rezaei

Volume 4, Issue 6 , June 2017, , Pages 596-610

  The difference of cost of equity in different life cycles of firms from growth to decline can help the firms to provide finance and understand the effect of life cycle in costs of financial provision with the important consequences in strategic planning of firms. This research investigates the stages ...  Read More

Effects of Exports and Investment on the Economic Growth in Syria

Adel Shakeeb Mohsen

Volume 2, Issue 6 , June 2015, , Pages 527-537

  This study attempts to test the effect of exports and investment on the Syrian economy over the period 1960-2010. The cointegration test indicates that GDP is positively and significantly related to exports and investment. The Granger causality test indicates unidirectional causality relationship running ...  Read More

Growth of Islamic Banking in Middle East and South Asian Countries

Farrukh Shahzad; Ahsan Zia; Zeeshan Farred; Bushra Zulfiqar

Volume 1, Issue 3 , October 2014, , Pages 215-228

  The main purpose of this article is to check the growth and trend of Islamic banking and finance in the world of finance. It shows the globalization of Islamic banking through total assets of Islamic banks of different countries of the Middle East and South Asia. The findings hold that Islamic banking ...  Read More

The Effect of Foreign Direct Investment on Economic Growth

Mohammadreza Mohammadvand Nahidi; Arash Ketabforoush Badri

Volume 1, Issue 2 , September 2014, , Pages 176-185

  This study examines the causal relationship between FDI and economic growth in selected MENA countries in the period 2005-2010. The results show that FDI has positive and significant effect on economic growth, so that an increase of 1 percent of its value, growth, 0.03 percent increased.  Read More