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  • Environment Degradation and Economic Growth in the Qatar Economy: Evidence from a Markov Switching Equilibrium Correction Model 

    Charfeddine, Lanouar ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Air pollution, global greenhouse gases (GHG), water pollution and water resources degradation are among the most serious environmental concerns that encounter the Qatar country. In nowadays, it is commonly known that the ...
  • Stock Prices and Crude Oil Shocks: The Case of GCC Countries 

    Al-maadid, Alanoud; Spagnolo, Nicola; Spagnolo, Fabio ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Qatar and other Middle Eastern countries stock market are influenced by oil prices. The goal of this paper is to compare how stock prices in the GCC are affected by shocks in oil prices and comparing the results with other ...
  • Personality Types And Accounting Subfields 

    Mohammad Saadullah, Shahriar; Abushawish, Zaki; Abdulbasith, Abdul Quddoos ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2014 , Conference Paper)
    Accountants have been categorized as Conventional among the six well-known Holland's personality types (Holland 1997). We argue that the personality type of successful accountants depend on their respected subfield. In ...
  • Using A Gravity Apprch To Explain Food Imports For Improved Food Security In Qatar 

    Masudul Haq, Munshi; Kaitibie, Simeon; Huda, Samsul; Vock, Noel; Coughlan, Kep; ... more authors ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2014 , Conference Paper)
    Today, food security is a global problem. The Qatar National Food Security Programme describes the dimensions of food security in Qatar in terms of food quality, physical availability, and affordability, alongside the ...
  • Examining Service Quality For Islamic Banks In Egypt 

    Farrag, Dalia Abdelrahman; Hassan, Mohamed ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2014 , Conference Paper)
    Purpose: Although a great number of research studies for service quality take place in the context of developed countries, the similar studies in the context of developing countries like in Egypt are limited. The purpose ...
  • Determinants Of Financial Instruments Disclosure Under Ifrs 7: The Case Of Qatari Listed Banks 

    Mohammadi, Abdolvahid and Mardini, Ghassan H. ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2014 , Conference Paper)
    In recent years, the growth of economics and development of technology in the banking and finance sectors have led to a significant increase in the use of financial instruments (Grbhradt et al., 2004). Accordingly, the ...
  • Simulating Yields for Selected Vegetables in Qatar Using Crop, Climate, Soil and Management Information to Improve the Country's Food Security 

    Samsul Huda, Abul Kalam; Issaka, Abukari I.; Kaitibie, Simeon; Masud Haq, Munshi; Abdella, Kenzu; ... more authors ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference paper)
    Qatar produces only about 8 to 10 percent of food consumed in the country. Domestic production of perishable commodities, primarily vegetables, will be increased by using a combination of hi-tech water-efficient field and ...
  • Modeling the Best Cleanliness Practices for Qatar Healthcare Establishments 

    Faisal, Mohammed Nishat; Talib, Faisal ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference paper)
    In recent years, healthcare has become an important area of concern for both government and private healthcare establishments (HCEs) as are facing challenges in the delivery and provisioning of high quality services to ...
  • Impact of HR retention strategies in healthcare: The case of Qatar 

    Abujaber, Ahmad; Katsioloudes, Marios ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2015 , Article)
    Retention of healthcare workers is an international challenge. The World Health Organization (WHO) warned that in two decades, the shortage of healthcare workers will double. This puts a pressure on the policy makers to ...
  • To switch or not to switch: the role of tourists’ psychological engagement in the context of Airbnb Malaysia 

    Tiamiyu, Tosin; Quoquab, Farzana; Mohammad, Jihad ( Emerald Publishing Limited , 2020 , Article)
    Purpose: The demand for Airbnb is at a peak in Malaysia with 137% of yearly growth. As such, it is indeed important to understand what makes tourists to switch to Airbnb. However, little has been known about this issue in ...
  • Public Versus Private Higher Education in Qatar: Quality, Returns and Matching to the Labor Market 

    Hendy, Rana ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Education is the major driver of growth. Recently, special attention is being given to the mismatch between the education system and the skills required and needed by the labor market. The aim of the present research is ...
  • Family Businesses in Qatar: A Study of Select Issues 

    Faisal, Mohd. Nishat ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2011 , Conference Paper)
    Family businesses are considered important drivers of economic growth process since they are credited for nurturing across generations entrepreneurial talent, a sense of loyalty to business success, long-term strategic ...
  • IFRS Suitability to Emerging Markets: Empirical Evidence from Qatar 

    Wadi, Roula Salman; Mardini, Ghassan H. ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Most of the countries in GCC region (except Saudi Arabia) have adapted IFRS in 1990s except Oman who was the first to adopt in 1986. Therefore, it can be concluded that, Qatar is one of the countries which adopted IFRS ...
  • Consumers' Perception and Attitudes Towards Safety of Fruits and Vegetables in Qatar 

    Haq, Munshi Masudul; Kaitibie, Simeon; Gotkepe, Ipek ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2016 , Conference Paper)
    Qatar is well known for its natural resources and the country has the highest per capita income in the world, but when it comes to food, the picture is different. The country imports nearly 90% of its food, meaning it is ...
  • To switch or not to switch: the role of tourists’ psychological engagement in the context of Airbnb Malaysia 

    Tiamiyu, Tosin; Quoquab, Farzana; Mohammad, Jihad ( Emerald Publishing , 2020 , Article)
    Purpose The demand for Airbnb is at a peak in Malaysia with 137% of yearly growth. As such, it is indeed important to understand what makes tourists to switch to Airbnb. However, little has been known about this issue in ...
  • Quality of reporting intellectual capital: The case of QSE 

    Wadi, Laiali Salman; Ali, Ahmad ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2018 , Conference Paper)
    Quality of reporting intellectual capital: The case of QSE QNV2030 has been launched to transform Qatar towards achieving sustainable development. Developing QSE to guide the economic growth is an essential pillar of ...
  • Energy Demand Estimation and Forecasting in Qatar 

    Khalifa, Ahmed Ali ( Hamad bin Khalifa University Press (HBKU Press) , 2018 , Conference Paper)
    The economic theory provides a rationale for linking the energy demand to a number of variables that might affect it. Starting from that, the empirical analyses specify a number of alternative specifications of the energy ...
  • Factors affecting students' satisfaction with online learning in higher education in Qatar 

    Abuhzaimah, Alaa; Abushanab, Emad Ahmed ( Qatar University Press , 2021 , Poster)
    This effort seeks to explore the major factors that play an essential part in enhancing students 'satisfaction with online learning experience in higher education in Qatar, before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. The ...
  • The impact of risk identification on IT project delivery in Qatar public sector 

    Oshi, Mutaz; Abushanab, Emad ( Qatar University Press , 2021 , Poster)
    Unmanaged project risks can jeopardize the project's success and outcome. To assist project managers in overcoming or reducing the impact of project risk, several risk management models and standards have been established. ...
  • How News affects Stock Prices of Olympics and FIFA host countries 

    Al-Maadid, Alanoud; Spagnolo, Nicola; Akbar, Omer ( Qatar University Press , 2021 , Poster)
    As the sports industry continues to grow, mega sports events can have a significant impact on the financial markets. Stock market performance is influenced by sports-related news, however, very few studies have been ...

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